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AUB Human presents: Who Cares?

BA (Hons) Graphic Design Student / Staff / Alumni Course news / Industry news / Inspire / Engage – Published 24th Feb 17

Who Cares? is a series of talks, workshops and a one day symposium, bringing together award winning industry speakers, alumni and students from Arts University Bournemouth.

Who Cares? will explore how designers can make a positive difference to the lives of others and use their skills as a force for global good. This series of events aims to inspire and challenge designers to consider their own obligation towards social, ethical and sustainable design. The focus of the talks will be to share information, practice and philosophies, and demonstrate the potential for creativity to address the global issues we face today.

Alice Stevens, FRSA

Founder + Event Organiser

Senior Lecturer in Graphic Design

astevens@aub.ac.uk

Programme of Talks

 TALK: Creative Conscience

Speaker: Chrissy Levett

Joined by: Kieran James & AUB students

Date: Monday 27th February at 3.00-5.00pm

Where: UH001, South House

 

TALK: Happy City

Speaker: Marten Sims

Date: Tuesday 28th February at 12.00-1.00pm

Where: UH001, South House

 

TALK: Wayfindr

Speaker: Umesh Pandya

Date:   Monday 6th March at 12.00-2.00pm

Where: UH001, South House

 

TALK: Designing for One

Speakers: Ruby Steel and Nathaniel Giraitis

Date: Friday 17th March at 1.30-3.30pm

Where: A025, small lecture theatre

 

SYMPOSIUM

Date: Tuesday 7th March from 11am-5pm

Where: UH001, South House

 

TALK: RSA

Speaker: Sevra Davis

Time: 11.00 – 11.45am   

 

TALK: TEMPLO

Speaker: Pali Palavathanan

Time: 12.30 – 1.15pm

 

TALK: Probably Nothing

Speaker:  Matilda Tristram

Time: 2.30 – 3.00pm

 

TALK: 3 Sided Cube 

Speaker:  Richard Strachan

Time: 3.15 – 3.45pm

 

TALK: Nourish

Speaker: Nuno Almeida

Time: 4.00 – 5.00pm

 Download the full programme