· iKon Design Conference, Wed 25 May 11am – 1:20pm (Online) Register here for the link: https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/ikon-design-conference-tickets-344331945117
iKon is a is a student-led Design Conference the theme is Design Identity and Creativity and we are delighted to welcome four design education and industry speakers:
· Prof Brenda Murphy, Malta University -Design Thinking
· Kim Makensie Doyle, Big Ideas- Creativity and innovation
· Sarah Bowie, Illustrator/Designer/Educator
· Gerard Whelan, Creative Director and MD Brandcentral, Dublin-Copenhagen
The conference will be live streamed from The Hub, Central Library on Wednesday 25th May from 11am – 1:20pm.
The conference is a partnership between SETU, Waterford Libraries and Europe Direct Waterford and is made possible with support from the SETU Growth Hub and Creative Waterford.
This is a free event and open to all.
The New European Bauhaus is a creative and interdisciplinary initiative that connects the European Green Deal to our living spaces and experiences.
The online conference will be followed by the opening of the BA (H) Design (Visual Communication) Final Year Degree Showcase from SETU at 6:30pm in The Index Gallery, Central Library. All welcome to attend. The exhibition will be opened by The Mayor of Waterford Cllr. Joe Kelly.