Michael Bierut (MB) is a renowned designer, writer and educator,who is highly regarded in the design community for his innovative and influential work. With over four decades of experience in the design industry, Bierut has established himself as a thought leader and a prolific thinker about design and its impact on the world we live in today. He is a partner at Pentagram, one of the world's largest design firms, where he has designed identities and packaging for clients such as Saks Fifth Avenue, Verizon, and MIT Media Lab, among others. In addition to his work as a designer, Bierut is a sought-after speaker and writer, known for his insightful essays and lectures on design and culture. He has also served as the President of the American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA) and currently teaches graphic design at Yale School of Art. Through his work, he continues to push the boundaries of design, inspiring and shaping the next generation of designers.