Caroline Kyungae Smith



Workshops encourage dialogue and allow participants to receive new perspectives and develop new ideas. I offer modular workshops as well as tailored deep-dive sessions. Workshop duration based on needs. Quotes upon request.


Vision Workshop

Goal: Attendees will think expansively about the company or business unit and set a 5-, 10-, and 20-year vision for where they’d like to be.

Ideation Workshop

Goal: Attendees will generate new ideas through lateral thinking, using Design Thinking techniques.


Prioritisation Workshop

Goal: Teams will create a project backlog, using Agile techniques.

Branding Workshop

Goal: Attendees will align on the company’s brand promise and how it should be experienced and understood by customers.


Design Sprints

Goal: Teams will go from idea to testable prototype in 5 days with hands-on field experience.




A salon is a gathering of people, held to refine the taste and increase the knowledge of the participants through conversation. I host salons on topics ranging from pop culture to politics, curating the content and moderating the discussions. 



In November 2017, I co-organized and moderated a panel discussion on Identity at the Bauhaus Campus. I invited three speakers who chose to tackle identity, diversity and inclusion within the domain of their work and workplace, and explored how they moved from a place of disempowerment to empowerment.

Media in the 21st Century

Goal: The current media climate is fundamentally different than it was 20 years ago. How do we, as media consumers, find truth amidst an array of sources and perspectives? 


2016 U.S. Election

Goal: The election revealed an America that is truly divided. How did we get here and how do we move forward?


Goal: As we move into the 21st Century, well aware of the terrible history of racial and ethnic categories, what should we do?


Gender Equity

Goal: What challenges do men, women and transgender people face in today's society?

Food & Sustainability

Goal: What are the major environmental and political issues around food and sustainability today?


Drugs & Addiction

Goal: What is the narrative around drug policy and treatment today?


Goal: How can we create a space for people to talk about death and dying?