12:00 pm-1:00 pm Conversation Series presented with Metropolis Magazine. Design & Cultural Identity – In the Conversation Room at Grimshaw
Conversation moderated by Paul Makovsky Editorial and Brand Director, Metropolis Magazine with Margriet Vollenberg, Organisation in Design Director, Ventura New York – the Dutch Edition Curator; Torbjorn Anderssen, Anderssen & Voll, David Trubridge, innovative New Zealand lighting designer; and a representative from Axor.
1:00-3:00pm: Launch Pad Best of 2016 Jury Review & Announcement – In Launch Pad Space
Led by Jaime Derringer, Founder and Executive Editor of Design Milk with Marva Griffin Wilshire, Founder of Salone del Mobile, Milano and Curator and International Press Director of SaloneSatellite; Giulio Cappellini, Creative Director, Cappellini; Massimo Zanatta, Director of the Marangoni Design Campus; Noah Schwarz, Director of Merchandising, Design Within Reach.
3:30-5:00pm: Design Schools Workshop Jury Final Review – In Conversation Room
Jury Committee includes Allan Chochinov, Chair of SVA/INYC MFA Products of Design and Editor-at-Large of design blog Core77; Susan Szenasy, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of Metropolis; Caroline Baumann, Director of the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum; Maz Zouhairi, President and CEO of Lalique North America.
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