20 — 22 Sept 2022
Architecture / Landscape, Multi-Disciplinary Design
Bureau, Design District's co-working space for creatives, will host an intimate talks programme. Join top industry voices as they tackle key creative concerns through a series of panel discussions and Q&As. Visit designdistrict.co.uk for the full line up.
Talk 1 Tuesday 20th September 5 - 6 pm The Right Stuff: The Future Of Making and Re-making Materials, making and re-making are being reimagined as we push towards a more sustainable, circular economy. But how far have we really got and are we heading in the right direction? Speakers: - Tamsin Blanchard, British Fashion Journalist - Helen Kirkum, founder Helen Kirkum Talk 2 Wednesday 21st September 4 - 5 pm What Doesn't Kill You: How To Make Better Mistakes In a world of beta launches and MVPs, how do you know when you’ve got something right? And what should you really learn from getting things wrong? We interrogate and celebrate creative screwing up. Speakers: - Tom Dixon OBE, British Designer - Harriet Quick, award-winning journalist and editor - Farshid Moussavi OBE RA, Architect Talk 3 Thursday 22nd September 5 - 6pm New Realities: How To Make it in the Metaverse The future of reality could be virtual or augmented but definitely very digital with the launch of Web 3, a new decentralised, creator economy. That’s the promise anyway. But what’s really in it for you? We get practical with the possibilities of the metaverse. Speakers: - Scarlett Yang, multi-disciplinary designer - Ommy Akhe, creative technologist and designer