A conference: Manchester Design Symposium
* Student tickets – 15 pounds.
Design Initiative presents the inaugural Manchester Design Symposium, bringing the design world to the city with presentations from leading thinkers and practitioners focusing on the theme of The Value of Design.
The event is open to design professionals and undergraduates and features speakers from the UK and Europe who will explore the role and value of design across a range of mediums – including graphic design, typography, illustration and branding.
Confirmed speakers include acclaimed illustrator Si Scott, graphic designer and typographer Jonathan Barnbrook and a keynote presentation from Tom Dorresteijn, a partner from the celebrated Dutch branding agency Studio Dumbar and president of the Dutch Designers Association (BNO).