A return of Design for Planet Festival
The Design Council announces the return of its award-winning Design for Planet Festival – supporting the UK’s 1.97 million-strong design community to address the climate emergency.
The 2022 hybrid festival will take place at Northumbria University from
Tuesday 8 November – Wednesday 9 November 2022, to coincide with COP27, providing a series of virtual events and live broadcasts.
This year’s theme of ACTION will help designers make their sustainability plans a reality, with free workshops, tools and panel talks. Speakers to include Biologist and Wildlife Film Maker, Patrick Aryee, Circular Fashion Designer Phoebe English, Model and Ecologist Zinnia Kumar, Architect and Systems Thinker Michael Pawlyn and many more.
The festival is free to all designers, universities, students and businesses alike – with registrations open now.
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