Design Droplets and Interphase Design present Industrial Design: In the future, where to from here?, an interactive panel led discussion to celebrate World Industrial Design Day 2011 and explore the future of the Industrial Design & Product Development professions in Australia that will be held in Melbourne on July 1st.
The design industry in Australia is an ever changing and fluid entity, full of challenges that we don't always fully comprehend. From government policy to changes in consumer behaviour and the emergence of new technolgies, with new challenge appearing everyday there are a vast array of changes that all have far reaching impacts on our profession and our ability to successfully innovate and stay competitive in a global marketplace.
Panelists will include Colin Redmond (Interphase Design), Andrew Fallshaw (Bellroy), Nicolas Hogios (Toyota Style Australia), Fiona K Boyd (RushCrowds & Arts Hub), Antony DiMase (DiMase Architects) and Alister Montgomery (KPMG).
If you are in that part of the world, learn more and register >>> HERE interviewed me for Design Droplets, and I'm consistently amazed by his dedication to our profession. We've done a few follow up pieces since, including a little video interview when I launched my book, "Analog Dreams". Knowing Raph, this promisses to be a great event.