Design City | Building an Innovation Ecosystem

  • March 18 2020
  • Venue: The Pier

A DESIGN WEEK SPECIAL EVENT
DESIGN CITY | BUILDING AN INNOVATION ECOSYSTEM

18 & 19 March 2020, The Pier Geelong

Deakin University, DesignMind and the City of Greater Geelong invite you to attend Design City | Building an Innovation Ecosystem, a unique international symposium that will bring together business leaders, government bodies and research & educational institutions to explore the role of Design & Creativity in driving innovation.

The Symposium introduces the concept of a “Design-Enabled Innovation Ecosystem” to tackle the complex sustainable development goals of our Cities.

A key event of Geelong and Melbourne Design Week the Symposium will feature content from world-renowned international and local Design and System Thinkers. The Symposium will help build bridges across institutional boundaries and develop new opportunities for participants to work together to address many shared challenges.

Keynote speakers:

  • Bart Ashmann – CLICKNL -The Netherlands
  • Anne Asensio – Dassault Systèmes – France
  • Riccardo Balbo – European Institute of Design – Italy
  • Edward Hobson – The Knowledge Transfer Network – UK
  • Richard Koeck – European Design Network – UK
  • Mark Wee – Design Singapore Council – Singapore
  • Iain Martin – Vice-Chancellor, Deakin University – Australia

For more details and to register visit: http://designmind.org.au

REGISTER BEFORE 16 FEBRUARY 2020 FOR EARLY BIRD DISCOUNTS

DesignMind, Deakin University
Geelong Waterfront Campus
1 Gerhinghap St
Geelong, AUSTRALIA 3220

Email: designmind@deakin.eau.au