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Innovation Think Tank, 13/F, Jockey Club Innovation Tower

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom

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The Hong Kong Polytechnic University School of Design, Hong Kong Design Institute (member of VTC Group) jointly present the Leadership Forum on Design Education.

The Leadership Forum on Design Education will be a full-day event with introductions by the leaders in the morning and with the debate in the afternoon.

In the introductions, the leaders will showcase how they effectively changed design education and what kind of changes they are up to in the near future. They will all be challenged to propose some provocative statements.The debate in the afternoon consists of two parts. The first part will be between pairs of leaders on the following topics:

  • Cross-disciplinary collaboration

  • Globalisation and cultural awareness

  • Social change

  • Life-long education

The second part of the debate will be an open forum with interactions between the leaders and the audience.


Speakers:

  • Jane Burry, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia

  • Lin-Lin Chen, Eindhoven University of Technology, the Netherlands

  • Luisa Collina, Politecnico di Milano, Italy

  • Kun Pyo Lee, KAIST, South Korea

  • Lou Yongqi, Tongji University, P.R. China

  • Jeremy Myerson, Royal College of Art, United Kingdom

  • Denis Weil, IIT Institute of Design, United States


Co-organised by Hong Kong Design Centre.

For more information, please visit: http://www.designedasia.com/


Register for AM (9:00-13:00), PM (14:00-18:00) or full day session.

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