Enhance your professional design skills and learn from the experts.

8 March, 6 – 8pm

Festival Keynote: Rachel Wingfield of Loop.pH  

Powerhouse Museum, Sydney
Gain insight into the multi-disciplinary practice of London based spatial laboratory Loop.pH.
Talk Adults Industry
9 March, 1 – 4pm

Ethical design decisions for the future

Meld Studios
Explore how Speculative and Critical Design can guide responsible design decisions for all humans.
Event Industry
1 March, 6 – 8pm

Methodic Optimism: fala atelier

Powerhouse Museum, Sydney
Hear renowned Portuguese studio fala as they provide insight into their practice that defies the norm.
Talk Adults Industry
1 March, 6.30 – 8.30pm

Hey architects, talk like a human

It's time to place your ego on your ergonomic desk, and speak like a human.
Talk Industry
7 March, 6 – 8.30pm

I'll Be Happy When #4

DesignByThem Showroom
For designers, success in design can be a balancing act between productivity and creativity.
Talk Adults Industry
2 March, 2 – 4pm


Powerhouse Museum
A workshop led by Dr Oliver Bown, introducing the Spiral artwork and exploration of how Max for Live can create a musical installation t
Workshop Adults Industry Students
6 March, 6.30 – 9pm

Unlocking the Structure of Colour

Albion Centre
Dive into colour theory with Dr David Briggs and Annamaria di Cara.
Talk Adults Industry
6 March, 6.30 – 8pm

AGDA presents: Inclusivity or exclusivity?

Powerhouse Museum, Sydney
Accessibility, participatory design, diversity and inclusion are hot topics. But what is the role of design?
Talk Adults Industry
9 March, 2.30 – 9pm

MOVE Symposium

UNSW Art & Design
Explore the extension of design into interactive media, robotics, mixed reality and more.
Event Talk Adults Industry
3 March, 12 – 2pm

Places People Love: Arts and Built Environment

HASSELL Sydney Studio
Explore the Built Environment’s role in creating places to engage with all aspects of design.
Talk Adults Industry
7 March, 6 – 8.30pm

The Future of Learning Design (VR/AR/MR)

The University of Newcastle, Sydney Campus
What are the challenges and restrictions? What are the benefits?
Talk Adults Industry Teachers
7 March, 8 – 10.30am

The Inclusivity Experiment

Fishburners Sydney Coworking Space
The Inclusivity Experiment is an industry-changing initiative to make ethical and inclusive design easier for everyone.
Workshop Adults Industry
7 March, 6 – 8.30pm

DIA NSW | Inspire Speaker Series 2019

UCI Projects
DIA NSW present's three designers who will discuss their award-winning projects.
Talk Adults Industry
8 March, 9am – 4pm

Designing Learning: MAAS Research Symposium

Powerhouse Museum, Sydney
This research symposium will discuss features and techniques that optimise learning.
Talk Industry Teachers
6 March, 5.30 – 6.30pm

Addressing the conflicts of an urban age: shaping a meaningful city for all

Arup Sydney Office
How do we use design to navigate complex urban environments and support diverse communities?