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Workshop on Innovating through Inclusive Design

 

31 August 2008
9:00 am – 4:00 pm
G/F InnoCentre, 72 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong

Objective of the Workshop:


Participants will learn what the approach of inclusive design is about and how to design buildings, public spaces, products, services and communications which take account of the physical and sensory needs and aspirations of extreme users. Through brainstorming and interactive exercises, they can learn how to reconcile aesthetics with function and in the process innovate significantly.

Prior knowledge and skills of design are not necessary.



Target Participants:

The workshop may bring together

l manufacturers,

l occupational therapists and those from healthcare industry

l professionals such as architects, engineers

l designers of all disciplines

l design researchers


Format:

Participants will be divided into different groups. Ideally each group will comprise participants from different segments and backgrounds

Language:

The workshop will be conducted mainly in English


Workshop Fee:

Normal Rate $1800 per person

Special Rate $1500 per person (By this e-mail invitation)



How to Register:

Please complete the registration form which is available at the website http://www.hkdesigncentre.org

Enquiries: Ms Corinna Chiu, Manager, Design Promotion Tel: 3586 3085 Email: corinna.chiu@hkdesigncentre.org

 

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