The knowledge company Designboost is announcing today that Ross Lovegrove will attend and talk at DesignBoost February 12 at Arkitekturmuseet in Stockholm. Also Henrik Otto, design manager at Electrolux and Jens Fager, the new hope for Swedish Design, will come and share their visions about how we create design for a better life.
The complete list of speakers and panelists look like this: Karim Rashid, Ross Lovegrove, Stephen Burks, Ineke Hans, Katrin Olina, Ilkka Suppanen, James Irvine, Richard Hutten, Bjarke Ingels, Henrik Otto, Gert Wingårdh, Thomas Sandell, Satyendra Pakhale, Ilse Crawford, Monica Förster and Jens Fager.
It’s free entrance to the BoostTalk on February 12, but you must register at mija(at)designboost(dot)se no later than February 8. Designboost says it is important that everyone should be able to be inspired by creative talks about design regardless of thickness of wallet…
-Ross Lovegrove in one of the leading Design icons and we are of course very happy that he has chosen to participate at DesignBoost. On the other hand Jens Fager is just in the beginning of his career. I am sure that we will here a lot about him in the future, says David Carlson, from Designboost.
-The theme for DesignBoost at Arkitekturmuseet is “Design for Life”. It’s important to look at sustainable design with a holistic view. At DesignBoost we will discuss how companies and organizations can use design as a competitive advantage. It will be interesting to listen to Henrik Otto, how he is working with design thinking as chief designer at Electrolux, says Peer Eriksson, from Designboost.