If you’ve read The Economist, donated to Wikipedia, or contributed to The World Monuments Fund, you’ve interacted with systems that Diana helped to architect.
She has 15+ years experience delivering initiatives, independently or as part of a professional services group, including Stanford, The Gates Foundation and Teach For All. She is co-founder of Mentrix Group, a consultancy providing enterprise architecture, technology strategy, and content systems development. On Sundays, she is a trainer of unruly retrievers and an aspiring plant chef.
Talks I've Given
Keynote: Making a Case for Conceptual Integrity
Featuring Diana Montalion
Einstein (probably) never said, "if you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough yet." He was a master at creating conceptual understanding though. When designing systems, Diana argues that if you can't make a case for it, you (probably) don't...communication systemsarchitecture systems architecture keynote