RSA Student Design Awards Launch + Tutor Briefing
September 24, 2019, from 2pm London, UK
Join us at the RSA to hear from us and our industry sponsors about the 2019/20 RSA briefs (available online at www.thersa.org/sda), some new developments to the programme, and the support we offer tutors and students.
You’re then invited to stay on for a panel discussion: ‘Designing Circular Fashion Futures’ in the RSA’s Great Room, to publicly mark the launch of the 2019/20 RSA briefs. This talk is open to the public, but anyone who attends the afternoon session and wants to stay on for the talk will be guaranteed entry.
2 – 5pm, Launch + Tutor Briefing
Welcome from 2pm, presentations will start at 2:30pm
Opening remarks – Rebecca Ford, Head of Design Programme, RSA
What’s new for 2019/20? Introducing the competition + new submission criteria – Natalie Ortiz, Programme Manager, RSA Student Design Awards
Presentation of the 2019/20 RSA briefs by our industry partners – including Philips, Ellen MacArthur Foundation, Network Rail and the National Innovation Centre for Ageing.
Drinks + nibbles from 5pm
6pm, Panel Discussion: ‘Designing Circular Fashion Futures’
We need a new future for fashion, and we need design skills to drive the change. To mark the launch of the 2019/20 RSA Student Design Awards, a panel of design, systems-thinking and fashion futures experts will bring a range of perspectives on how we can accelerate the transition to a regenerative fashion industry.
Audience Q&A, followed by a drinks reception
September 24, 2019, from 2pm
The RSA, 8 John Adam Street, London, WC2N 6EZ
Event registration HERE
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