New Narratives will envision a future that questions current practice and proposes new ways of thinking, doing and making in order to achieve a sustainable, adaptive and regenerative society.

AUB Human celebrates social, ethical and sustainable creative practise whilst also fostering critical debate and inspiring others to make a positive difference in addressing the urgent global issues we face today.

We bring together award-winning industry professionals, students and academics for a series of workshops, talks, an exhibition and the New Narratives one-day symposium on March 3 2020.

Speakers include:

Sevra Davis: Director of Architecture, Design and Fashion at the British Council.

Dr Sue Thomas: Assistant Professor of Fashion, Heriot-Watt University.

Mark Chivers: Climate Reality Project Europe.

Ruth Andrade: Regenerative Impact, Earth Care & Giving, Lush.

Ram Shergill: Artist/Photographer, Editor in Chief at The Protagonist Magazine.

Rebecca Ford: Head of Design and Innovation, The RSA.

Julian Thompson: Service Design lead, Citizens Advice.

Rob Nicoll: Co-Founder & CMO Chip[s] Board Ltd.


Please note, the New Narratives symposium is open to all AUB students and the wider community. It will take place on campus in SH001 Lecture Theatre.