2 November 2016 - 5-7.30pm at Oxford Art Factory
Sydney DRIVENxDESIGN explores the strategy, excellence and courage needed to drive innovation through design.
The summit features Sydney's leading design voices discussing the current state of the design market, sharing their insights and forecasting possible futures.
Following the Sydney Design Awards, the summit focuses on the strategies and learnings from the city's premier design projects.
The summit highlights the radical and systemic change needed to take advantage of opportunities across the design economy.
"Take part in the conversation leading the future of design and innovation in Sydney."
The world has changed and design has moved out of the design department and into the boardroom. Now design is at the heart of organisations' strategy and culture and it's influence flows through products and services to customer experiences – this is Enterprise Wide Design.
Tech Disrupts – Design Integrates. Are you DRIVENxDESIGN?
“The problem isn't how to make the world more technological. It's about how to make the world more humane again.”
Summit Synopsis + Program
Sydney DRIVENxDESIGN takes place in Sydney on November 2.
Presented by 16 of Sydney's leading designers over four session, the summit is your opportunity to meet colleagues and peers innovating and accelerating through design and a design-led culture.
The summit is your chance to share, learn, network and discuss challenges and strategies with others engaged in the designed future.
12.30 - Registration/Networking
1.00 - Space & Place Making
1.50 - Short Break
2.00 - Digital & Service Design
2.50 - Networking Break
3.10 - Object & Manufacturing
4.00 - Short Break
4.10 - Experiential Design
5.00 - Networking
5.30 - Sydney Design Awards Presentation
7.30 - Presentation - concludes
Sydney DRIVENxDESIGN and tickets to the Sydney Design Awards Presentation.
Who should attend Sydney DRIVENxDESIGN?
Anyone who needs to leverage design and innovation to create experiences for customers and drive value for stakeholders.
- C-level management looking to foster an organisational culture based on innovation and user centered design;
- Experience & Product Managers charged with creating the best possible human outcomes;
- Designers, Architects, Researchers, Architects, Developers - anyone interested in how people interact with spaces & places, digital & services, objects, and experiences;
- Marketing & Branding Managers interested in finding out how to add value to customer relationships;
- Business Development professionals in innovation, tech and design.
Sydney DRIVENxDESIGN ambassadors
Rod Farmer - McKinsey & Co
Steve Baty - Meld Studio
Grant Davidson - Davidson Design
Andrew Hoyne - Hoyne
Alex Ritchie - e2
Nicholas Karlovasitis - Design by Them
Alex Zabotto Bentley - AZBcreative
Zoe Pollitt - Eskimo Design