‘Regenerative’ Placemaking – Designing for People, Planet, & Profit

Emmanuel Pratt・The Sweet Water Foundation

Aestheic Creation

Zhu Zheqin, Dadawa・KANJIAN Creation

Plenary I



Jia Wei・LKK Innovation Design Group; LKKER Shared Design Platform

~eating design~ Designing from the Verb ‘to eat’

Marije Vogelzang・Food non Food Department at Design Academy Eindhoven

A Story of Efficiency

Tim Brown・IDEO

Analog Clouds as Personal Identifiers

Maria Sebregondi・Moleskine

Analogue is the New Organic

Erik Spiekermann・p98a.berlin

Art and Architecture at the Heart of Rethinking the Hospital

Lars Nittve; Jason Frantzen・Nittve Information Limited; Herzog & de Meuron

Becoming the Design Museum

Alice Black・The Design Museum

Brand = The Emotional Connection to Your Customer

Raaja Nemani・Bucketfeet

Brand Asia Forum: Brand & Innovation I

Robin Kwok・Airbnb

Communication & Design

Victo Ngai・Victo Ngai Studio

Communication & Design

Sonja Zagermann・Sonja Zagermann

Cultivating a Future Mindset – Creative Leadership

Tobias Degsell・COMBINER

Culture & The City

Jaume Plensa・Plensa Studio Barcelona

Curiosity & Play

Nimrod Weis・ENESS


Charles Renfro・Diller Scofidio + Renfro


Ferran Figuerola・Cricursa

Design is so Comic

Massimo Giacon・Artist, Designer, Comic Maker, Illustrator

Design, Cities, Future

Maria Balshaw, CBE・The Whitworth and Manchester City Galleries; Culture for Manchester City Council

Designing School Paju Typography Institute

Ahn Sang-soo・Paju Typography Institute in Korea (PaTI)

Fashion Ecosystem Forum

Iwan Baan・Iwan Baan Photography

From Absent Matter to Metaphysical Ruin

Edoardo Tresoldi・Artist

From Desire to Reality


From Follows Environment

Kjetil Trædal Thorsen・Snøhetta

From Very Small to Very Big

Ron Arad・Ron Arad Associates

Hong Kong Palace Museum, Cultures Reconnected

Rocco Yim・Rocco Design Architects Ltd

Humanising Wearable Health Technologies

Leah Heiss・RMIT University

Italian Beauty

Mario Bellini・Mario Bellini Architects

Jacopo Foggini Selected Works

Jacopo Foggini・Galleria Jacopo Foggini

Landscapes of the Future

Daan Roosegaarde・Studio Roosegaarde

Lifestyle from Within

André Fu・AFSO

Making Ideas about Architecture Public

Sarah Herda・Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts

Making Monsters

Sonny Tilders・Creature Technology Co.

Mobile Games as Artistic Expression

Ken Wong・Mountains

My Dad Makes Chairs

Odo Fioravanti・Odo Fioravanti Design Studio

Nice to Meet You 100 Words

Oscar Farinetti・Eataly

Open Design Archipelago

Joseph Grima・Space Caviar

Photography as a Language

Stefen Chow・The Poverty Line

Plenary I

Carol Ross Barney, FAIA・Ross Barney Architects

Plenary I

Massimiliano Fuksas・Studio Fuksas

Plenary I

Professor Jacques Herzog・Herzog & de Meuron

Plenary II

Marco Balich・Balich Worldwide Shows

Plenary III: Culture & The City I

Janet Echelman・Artist

Plenary III: Culture & The City I

Minsuk Cho・Mass Studies

Plenary III: Culture & The City I

Lyndon Neri・Neri&Hu Design and Research Office

Plenary III: Culture & The City I

Alice Rawsthorn・Design Critic and Author

Plenary III: Culture & The City II

Jennifer Dunlop Fletcher・San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

Reinventing Brands through Design

Tony Chambers・studio of TC & Friends

Replacing the Notion of “Segregation” with “Connection”

Toyo Ito・Toyo Ito & Associates, Architects

Space & Design

Lewis Jones; Paloma Strelitz・Assemble

studio BANANA

Ali Ganjavian・Studio Banana; Studio Banana Things; kawamura-ganjavian

Tech & Design

Gijs van der Velden・MX3D & Joris Laarman Studio

The Crown Fountain – The Art of Making

Mark Sexton・Krueck + Sexton Architects

The Making of Millennium Park as a World Landmark

Mark Kelly・Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs & Special Events

The Museum in the City

Zoë Ryan・The Art Institute of Chicago

The Role of Design in a Changing World

Martha Throne・Pritzker Architecture Prize; IE School of Architecture and Design

The Spiritual House

Li Edelkoort・Trend Union

The Vertical Garden – New Challenges all over the World

Patrick Blanc・Botanist & Artist

To Design is to Communicate!

Gerard Sanmartí; Gabriele Schiavon・lagranja design

Towards Openness

Li Hu・OPEN Architecture

Trash Got To Be Sexy

Arthur Huang・Miniwiz Co., Ltd.

UNStudio and Choreographing Architecture for Hong Kong

Ben van Berkel・UNStudio; UNSense

We Move Architecture Beyond

Michele De Lucchi・Michele De Lucchi Studio

West Kowloon in Transformation

Duncan Pescod, GBS, JP・West Kowloon Cultural District Authority

What’s Next?

Winy Maas・MVRDV

Workspace & Design

Howard Tullman・1871