How design helps The New York Times build better stories

Meghan Louttit, Deputy Editor, Digital News Design, The New York Times

Meghan Louttit

Deputy Editor, Digital Design, The New York Times

Meghan Louttit will offer a behind-the-scenes look at how design teams at The Times collaborate with content desks and other visual teams to build experimental story forms and apply design principles in the newsroom in an effort to redefine core storytelling structures.

  • How the design team is structured at The Times, and where the News Design team fits into that structure
  • How the focus on visual storytelling is changing the News Design team’s role
  • How the team is using design thinking to push experimentation with story form across the newsroom