ICOGRADA DESIGN WEEK TORINO 2008 SCHEDULE ONLINE

01 October 2008
Torino (Italy) - The schedule for Mulitverso: Icograda Design Week Torino 2008 International Conference is now available.
Torino (Italy) - Icograda Design Week Torino 2008 is just around the corner! From 13-19 October 2008, the Design Week will include a three-day international conference, exhibitions, forums and student workshops. Organised in partnership with AIAP, the Design Week is part of Torino’s celebration as World Design Capital.

International Conference Schedule
The schedule for the International Conference is now available. The three days of activities will be as follows:

Friday, 17 October 2008
08:00 Registration opens
09:30 - 13:00 Workshop project presentation
14:00 Opening Cerimony
14:30 Mario Piazza // Introduction
14:50 Sophie Thomas // Designing towards elegant frugality
15:30 Coffee break
16:00 Pierre Di Sciullo // Escaping from order
16:40 Andrew Blauvelt // Towards Relational Design
17:20 Carlo Ratti // SENSEable City
18:00 Discussion // Q&A
18:30 Opening: Multiverso exhibition/ Italic 2.0 exhibition / Alba exhibition

Saturday, 18 October 2008
08:00 Registration opens
09:30 Robyn McDonald // Visual Advocacy and Activism
10:10 Paul Elliman // Double tracked
10:50 Icograda World Design Congress in Beijing // presentation
11:00 Coffee break
11:30 Saki Mafundikwa // Afrikan Alphabets
12:15 Lust - Thomas Castro // Generation Random
13:00 Lunch break
14:00 Mateus Santos // Designing in Brazil, for Brazil and the World
14:45 Monika Parrinder // Access all areas
15:30 Coffee break
16:00 Ruedi Baur // The diversification by contextualization
16:45 Pietro Palladino // Torino 2008 World Design Capital Visual Identity System
17:30 Discussion // Q&A
18:30 Conclusion day two

Sanday, 19 october 2008
08:00 Conference registration in the foyer
09:30 Stefano Mirti // ...the different universes within the multiverse are sometimes called parallel universes...
10:10 Bruce Sterling // My Italian twin brother "Bruno Argento"
10:50 Icograda Design Week in Qatar // presentation
11:00 Coffee break
11:30 Daniel Eatock // Extra Medium
12:15 Luna Maurer // Conditional Design
13:00 Conclusion day tree - Lunch break

Programme details
For detailed information on the workshops, exhibitions and speaker biographies, check the event website.

Registration
Registration for Icograda Design Week Torino continues until 13 October. Discounted rates are still available under certain conditions.

For more information or to register, visit:
http://icogradadesignweektorino.aiap.it



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