Nov 4, 2010
DGC at A Better World by Design Conference (2010)
Design Global Change attended the Better World by Design Conference in Rhode Island over the weekend of October 1st - 3rd.
"A Better World By Design Conference is a three-day internationally acclaimed conference in Providence, RI that connects students, professionals, and individuals from a variety of disciplines in order to build a global community of socially conscious and passionate innovators. Presenters share engaging stories, workshops teach creative skills, and discussions reframe perspectives. A Better World by Design is an immersive experience, one that deepens our understanding of the power of design, technology, and enterprise to reshape our communities and sustain our environment." - A Better World By Design Site
There were many excellent speakers from such a broad range of fields such as engineering, science, math, and other disciplines of design. The ideas, projects, and thought process of these individuals were interesting and also very applicable to visual communication and art in general. It was a great experience to network and converse with fellow students and also professionals.
DGC was honored to be part of the conference, as it was extremely successful and informative, and it was great to interact with like-minded individuals with the same ultimate goal in mind.