1 day design summit - 3 November 2016
5 sessions: courage, people, economy, future, excellence 
8 themes - 20 co-creators - 50+ award winning organisations

[get involved] with local designers, leaders and thinkers, who are accelerating transformation #DRIVENxDESIGN.

How do you accelerate?

Design that is agile, future focused and Made for People. Celebrate the courage, excellence and diversity of Melbourne's leading design giants and join THE DESIGN 100 community to connect, learn and share ideas - [tickets]

Why do we need to accelerate?

Being DRIVENxDESIGN is a start, accelerating is how you stay in the lead pack. Spend a day immersed in the hottest design projects - [tickets]

Who is accelerating?

Change is a given, the challenge is what to change, how to change it and when. The design winners; their clients; their management; their design studio and their clients. You could be as well - join us as we collectively push the peddle to the metal and accelerate - [tickets]

[summit] program

9.00 - 9.30 Registration & Networking

9.30-11.00 Session 1: Design Courage

Discussion topics
– Enable & accelerate business goals
– Motivated project sponsors
– Inspiring teams
– Courage, research, execution, success

11.00-11.25 Morning tea

11.25 – 1.00 Session 2: Made for People

Discussion topics
– Human centered design
– Design as experience
– Design for community
– Design inclusion
– Design benefits
– Design difference

1.00 - 2.00 Lunch

2.00-3.30 Session 3: The Design Economy

Discussion topics
– Design to accelerate business
– Design to position business
– Design to differentiate
– Design for benefit

3.30 - 3.55 Afternoon Tea

3.55 - 4.45 Session 4: Future Now

Discussion topics
– The design spectrum current, next, future
– Leveraging design research
– Design trends
– Design game changers

5.00 - 7.30 Session 5: [GOV] Design Awards Presentation 

5.00 - 5.30 Arrival
5.30 - 7.30 Awards Presentation

Participating Brands

ABC, Accor, Adobe, Aesop, Alessi, ANZ, ARUP, BBC, BMW, BOQ, Brookfield Multiplex, Bupa, CBRE, CBS, Citibank, Coca-Cola, Coles, Colgate-Palmolive, Commonwealth Bank, Deloitte, Disney Pixar, Emirates , ERCO GmbH, ESPN, Facebook, Ford Motor Company, GE Capital, Giant Bicycles, Google, Guvera, Heinz, IBM, Intel, Jaguar Land Rover, Kia Motors, Knight Frank, Lavazza, Lend Lease, Lexus, LG, London Underground, L'Oreal Paris, Mars, McDonalds, Medibank, MG, Mirvac, Motorola, NAB, NBC, Nespresso, New York City Mayor's Office, New York Times, Nikon, NRMA, Olympus, Pandora , Paypal, Penfolds, Penguin Books , Pernod Ricard, Pinarello, Poliform, Procter & Gamble, Qantas, Renault, Revlon, RMIT, Rolls-Royce, Salesforce, Samsung , Santander, SAP, SEEK Ltd., Selleys, Shutterstock, Sony, Speedo, Spotify, Starbucks Coffee Company, Starwood Hotels & Resorts , Strip, T2, Team Sky, Telstra, Tesco, Tesla , The Guardian, Transport for London, TRUSTe, Virgin, Vodafone, Vonage, Walt Disney Company, Westfield, Wikipedia,, Woolworths, Xero, Yahoo

Participating design studios

A+ Design Group, Adam Cornish Design, Alive Mobile, Andrew Maynard Architects, Appsynth, ASPECT Digital, AZBcreative, b2cloud, Bates Smart, BENT Architecture, Bild Architecture, BrandCulture, BüroNorth, Butterfly , BVN Architecture, Charlwood Design, Clemenger BBDO Sydney, CO-AP Architects, CobaltNiche, Compsoft, Cord & Berg, Cox Architecture, Dattner Architects, Davidson Branding, DDB, Deloitte , Design + Industry, Diadem, DigitasLBi, Doherty Lynch, DTDigital, e2, Elenberg Fraser, Ewert Leaf Pty Ltd, Fenton Stephens, Fiona Drago Architect, Focus Creative, Folk, Ford Motor Company, Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp, FreemanXP, Freerange Future, Frosch Media & MobeSeek, Frost*collective, Geyer, Hassell Studio, HBO+EMTB, HeathWallace Australia, Helsinki Agency, HLW International LLP, HOK, Hoyne Design, inMobi, IsoBar, John Wardle Architects, keechdesign, Landini Associates, Lend Lease, McBride Charles Ryan, McCartney Design & Hulsbosch, Microsoft, Millipede, Mnet Mobile , mobiDdiction, Mucca Design, Novoda, peckvonhartel, Pentagram, Perkins Eastman + S9, Perrett Ewert Leaf Pty Ltd, Principals, Procter & Gamble, Razorfish, R-Co Brand Identity, Reactive, Reading Room, Sean Godsell Architects, SHH, Studio Alto, Studio Binocular, STUDIO V Architecture, Studio Yellowtrace, StudioLAB, STUDIOS Architecture, Symplicit, TANK, TBWA\ Digital Arts Network Singapore, The Project Factory , The White Agency, THERE, Tongue, Truth NYC, Two Bulls , tyrrellstudio, Visual Jazz Isobar, WMK Architecture Pty Ltd, Work & Co, Xander Creative, ZOO

Design Summit - Host 
Guided by renowned presenter, Fenella  






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