This cutting-edge event will provide business people across all sectors with the latest insights into how good design, collaboration and innovative thinking can lead to greater financial success.
Organised by the University of Brighton in partnership with Locate East Sussex, it features presentations from leading speakers and opportunities for networking with complimentary drinks.
Design is the fastest growing creative industries sector in the country and the speakers include design practitioners who have extensive experience of working in commercial environments.
The benefits of collaborations between designers and scientists
Dr Carlos Peralta, Senior Lecturer in the University of Brighton’s School of Art, Design and Media
How the digital economy provides new opportunities for innovation
Professor Gillian Youngs, the University of Brighton’s Professor of Digital Economy
Introducing an experimental new start-up programme for innovators
James Byford, Research Fellow from the Fusebox knowledge exchange project
3D printing and the importance of teaching digital skills to young people
Simon Riley. CEO of MakerClub, a Brighton start-up and alumni of Fusebox24
Date: 28 April
Welcome: 3:30pm - 4pm
Main event: 4pm - 7pm
Admission: £10 - booking is required (please call the Box Office or use the link under "Dates and Times" above)