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The launch of the Design Futures Lab (DFL) 10x10 Symposium will include a panel discussion with DFL researchers and at least one visiting guest speaker with drinks to follow.
The Design Futures Lab 10x10 symposium is an online symposium that imagines the future of design.
Design researchers of diverse persuasions reflect upon the last ten years in their respective fields, and they imagine the changes that might be seen in the next ten.
These 3-5 minute videos capture designerly vignettes of the near future from a global perspective.
The presentations are pitched to a non-expert and inquiring audience.
Please join us for the launch of the symposium.
Members and friends of the Design Futures Lab will discuss the past and the future of design in Victoria:
- Professor Martyn Hook (host) - Dean, School of Media and Communication, RMIT
- Associate Professor Brad Haylock (chair) - Leader, Design Futures Lab, RMIT
- Professor Harriet Edquist (panelist) - Director, RMIT Design Archives, RMIT
- Ewan McEoin (panelist) - Design Curator, NGV.
The online symposium will capture the insights of design researchers globally. Coming releases include presentations by DFL researchers including Yoko Akama, Stephen Banham, Neal Haslem, Brad Haylock, Martyn Hook, Laurene Vaughan and Jeremy Yuille. Presentations also include key design leaders such as Paul Dourish (University of California, Irvine), Pelle Ehn (Malmo University, Sweden), Lisa Grocott (Parsons School of Design, New York), Ann Light (University of Sussex) and Andrew Morrison (Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Norway), to name a few. Stay tuned to Design Futures Lab for future releases.