A DESIGN WEEK SPECIAL EVENT, 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

TO REGISTER AND MORE INFORMATION:  http://designmind.org.au