Slava Shestopalov

Slava Shestopalov

Design Lead

Wolters Kluwer

Wolters Kluwer

Slava is a design leader, public speaker, and educator. He works at Wolters Kluwer, where he leads the product design team of Enablon - an enterprise platform focused on health, safety, and sustainability. His expertise spans over a decade across diverse design roles in both hands-on and managerial capacities, encompassing consultancies and product companies in B2B and B2C domains across various industries. In addition to his leadership role, Slava shares his insights through articles published in Smashing Magazine and on his Medium blog, teaches at Projector Creative & Tech Institute, and speaks at conferences across Europe.

Upcoming Talks

Continuous Design
Main Stage

As a proficient designer handling practical tasks, you might hit a plateau in skill development and professional advancement. While you’ve earned respect from colleagues, maintain clear communication with developers, and consistently deliver high-quality digital solutions backed up by research, you might wonder about further growth opportunities. Must you transition to leadership to progress, or is there a way to elevate your impact while retaining the craft of design?

In this talk, Slava will showcase inspiring examples of how individual contributors can boost their design work from good to exceptional without sacrificing hands-on involvement. You will gain insights into practical strategies for expanding your impact, fostering innovation within your design process, and effectively collaborating with cross-functional teams.

Slava Shestopalov
Slava Shestopalov

Design Lead

Wolters Kluwer

Wolters Kluwer