UNESCO City of Design Symposium – BUILDING AN INNOVATION ECOSYSTEM

Posted 13 February 2020

UNESCO City of Design Symposium – BUILDING AN INNOVATION ECOSYSTEM

Hosted by Deakin University, Design Mind and the City of Greater Geelong – Australia’s only designated UNESCO City of Design.

This unique international symposium will be the first of its kind in Australia, bringing together business, government and educational leaders to explore how design and creativity can drive innovation.

The Symposium aims to introduce the concept of a “Design-Enabled Innovation Ecosystem” and will explore the value of DESIGN, both as a creative process and as a systemic methodology.

Over two days the Symposium will feature a unique blend of content delivered by international and local thought and business leaders, innovators, CEOs and creative minds. Participants will be inspired by some of the world’s most renowned Design and System Thinkers. Attendees will also engage in a highly interactive and dialogue-driven panel discussions, case-studies and keynote presentations that provide unbridled access to best practices, valuable insights, tools and techniques.

You have the opportunity to be apart of this unique symposium and hear internationally renowned design thinkers give keynote presentations and actively engage with prominent local and national thought leaders through panel discussions and break out sessions as they tackle the complex sustainable development goals of our cities.

Representation from ARUP, Today, FormFlow, Advance Carbon Cluster, Geelong Tech School, Design Institute Australia, MInD Lab/Deakin and University of Technology Sydney will engage in lightening presentations throughout the program providing valuable insight from government, business and scholarly source.

 

For more information about the symposium visit: http://designmind.org.au/

Early bird registrations close tomorrow ! 14th of February.

© 2020 Geelong Region ArtsAtlas web design by greengraphics