ND EDUCATES - Talks & Workshops

ND EDUCATES is our programme of inspiring talks, workshops and practical advice from leading professionals in the design industry aimed to prepare graduates for employment.

Hear from leading brands and designers and network with industry experts as they offer unique insights into the latest design trends, offer practical career advice as well as discuss key themes within the design sector such as sustainability, diversity and inclusion and routes to employment in a post pandemic world.

The 2024 talks and workshops programme was curated by Hannah Payne, a previous ND Graduate.

Beyond the Degree: Navigating Your Path Into Industry

TALK

Thursday 27 June, 11:00 - 11:45

Laura Ashley: From humble beginnings to becoming a global lifestyle brand

TALK

Thursday 27 June, 12:00 - 12:45

60 Years of Habitat x New Designers Alumni

TALK

Thursday 27 June, 13:00 - 13:45

Studio TIP - Circular Design, considering waste in the design process

TALK

Thursday 27 June, 14:00 - 14:45

An Introduction: Lifecycle of a garment from idea to in-store with Tu clothing

TALK

Thursday 27 June, 15:00 - 15:45

PriestmanGoode presents - the best career you might not have considered yet

TALK

Thursday 27 June, 16:00 - 16:45

Chorus Arts - The Art of Talking to Producers

TALK

Friday 28 June, 11:00 - 11:45

Designing Interiors For The Future - British Institute of Interior Design

TALK

Friday 28 June, 12:00 - 12:45

Queen Elizabeth Scholarship Trust – Where Next?

TALK

Friday 28 June, 13:00 - 13:45

Starting Out as a Designer - Alice Kettle FSDC in Conversation with Kayley Holderness FSDC

TALK

Friday 28 June, 14:00 - 14:45

Amechi Mandi – From Fashion to Homeware – A Career in Textile Design

TALK

Friday 28 June, 15:00 - 15:45

Starting Out as a Designer - Alice Kettle FSDC in Conversation with Kayley Holderness FSDC

TALK

Friday 28 June, 14:00 - 14:45

Creative Conscience - Working for the right people for the right reasons

TALK

Saturday 29 June, 12:00 - 12:45

Upcycling Workshop with Salvage Collective

WORKSHOP

Saturday 29 June, 12:00 - 16:00

Artichoke - A Talk on Sustainability in Furniture Design

TALK

Thursday 4 July, 11- 11:45

60 Years of Habitat x New Designers Alumni

TALK

Thursday 4 July, 12:00 - 12:45

PriestmanGoode presents - A better future through design that’s inclusive for all

TALK

Thursday 4 July, 13:00 - 13:45

PlayStation Studios Creative – Graphic Design Careers in Gaming

TALK

Thursday 4 July, 14:00 - 14:45

How does AI impact the future of Design?

TALK

Thursday 4 July, 15:00 - 15:45

Disegno Talk: Neurodivergence in design

TALK

Thursday 4 July, 16:00 - 17:00

Association of Illustrators Mini Business Masterclass

TALK

Friday 5 July, 11:00 - 12:30

Seymourpowell Panel: Celebrating Innovation in Tech and Industrial Design

TALK

Friday 5 July, 13:00 - 14:00

Justine Fox - Colour Beyond Aesthetics

TALK

Friday 5 July, 14.30 - 15.30

Attracting The Media Eye

TALK

Friday 5 July, 16:00 - 17:00

Creative Conscience - Working for the right people for the right reasons

TALK

Saturday 6 July, 12:00 - 12:45

The Road Less Travelled - Unconventional routes into Careers in Design

TALK

Saturday 6 July, 13:00 - 13:45

IPO – Intellectual Property in Design – How to Protect Your Creative Work

TALK

Saturday 6 July, 11:00 - 11:45