Category: Events

Mediated Intelligence in Design

Highlights from Geelong Stakeholder Day

March 2019, Geelong Regional Library In March 2019, more than 140 community stakeholders gathered at the Geelong Regional Library to learn more about Geelong’s City of Design designation and the importance of using creativity and design thinking to drive innovation and economic benefits for our city. The day featured international guest speakers from fellow cities …

MInD Lab and Imagine Materials at Geelong Manufacturing Council Business Breakfast

September 5th, 2019, Geelong This morning Technology for Geelong organised the 2019 Regional Innovation Summit, part of the Victorian Governments Digital Innovation Festival in order to drive digital innovation and inclusion in Greater Geelong. The Geelong Manufacturing Council opened the event and invited Professor Tuba Kocaturk from the MiND Lab at Deakin University and Chris Gilbey …

Historic Western Beach Boat Yard Reserve opens

Wednesday 25 September 2019, the Greater City of Geelong media release The new-look Western Beach Boat Yard Reserve has been officially re-opened by Mayor Bruce Harwood today after an extensive restoration, that combines elements of the site’s history with modern features. Relatives of the original boat building families who operated the site attended the opening …

Design in the Age of Experience – Milan Design Week

Worldwide Conference for Sustainable Innovation April 9-13, 2019 | Milan Design Week | Italy Dassault Systèmes hosted the Design for Life conference at Milan Design Week 2019. The 5-day program (April 9-13) was an exciting mix of presentations by thought leaders and conversations with design practitioners and innovators. Each day’s program was constructed around a …

Professor Tuba Kocaturk speaks at Singapore Design Week

08 March 2019, National Design Centre UNESCO Creative Cities of Design Public Forum was portrayed by media as one of the few “highlights” of Singapore Design Week, the event mandatory to attend for all engaged in contemporary design practices. Design magazine Wallpaper reported: “It’s not often that you’ll get the chance to hobnob with global …

MInD Lab at Melbourne Design Week

Image Author: Yolanda Esteban composite Image from View of Geelong, Eugene Von Guerard and 5D City Explorer/Virtual reality by Anastasia Globa 2016 The project VITAL SIGNS – Smart City Living City, crafted by the School of Architecture and Built Environment at Deakin University and in collaboration with the City of Greater Geelong, the Geelong Gallery …

MInD Lab Launch Night

MInd Lab was officially launched on 30th Nov, 2018.   Justin Madden gave a special lecture for MInD Lab’s launch on “Geelong’s brilliant future: opportunity and empathy”. He suggested Geelong should focus on becoming a “City of Wellbeing” at a special lecture hosted by the School of Architecture and Built Environment on Friday 30 November. …