Design in the Age of Experience has offered during one week an exciting mix of talks and conversations between 40 renowned speakers and over 24 400 visitors. Dive into the 2019 daily themes to discover how designers, decision makers and innovators create a more resilient and sustainable world.
We take an in-depth look at material and its role in design today. As we live in a world yearning for sustainability and regeneration, the way we engage with, change and use matter are of utmost importance. Our topics cover the role of designers in rematerializing the world, biomimicry, and hands-on experiences with re-engineered materials.
Artificial Intelligence is not making us less human, but more so. Our program today is dedicated to the delicate relationship between design and the human experience.
We consider our interaction with machines and question the change it causes in the human species as we move towards personalized experiences, control and simplicity.
We also discuss the empowerment of young professionals who will champion the design industries.
How we design cities determines the future of our planet. As evolving ecosystems, cities are home to a population bigger than ever before.
Our program today will discover the tremendous potential of regenerative urban design. We will also look at city dweller expectations for more fulfilling and personalized experiences.
We speak of the art of living, not the science of living. Design as an art form contains lessons on healthy and sustainable living.
Our program today uncover how design advocates for social change.
We also present real-life case studies of improved lives and environmental experiences.
As Paola Antonelli noted, “Design is the enzyme of progress. It makes the metabolism of scientific and technological revolutions happen".
Our program for the weekend is future-focused with lots of hands-on activities. A weekend of fun and interactive experiences for the whole family!