Geelong Design Week

19–29 March 2020

  • Wednesday

    18 Mar

    • 9:30am - 4:30pm

      Design city: Building an innovation ecosystem

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 10am - 4pm

      Plexus 2020

      Exhibition

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  • Thursday

    19 Mar

    • 8am - 8pm

      Who’s designing your future?

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 9am - 8pm

      The Compostable Designer: pop up shop

      Pop-up Shop

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    • 9am - 5pm

      Deakin architecture: celebrating our identity

      Exhibition

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    • 9:30am - 4:30pm

      Design city: Building an innovation ecosystem

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 9:30am - 5pm

      The International Indigenous Design Charter

      Exhibition

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    • 9:30am - 3pm

      Young minds, emerging technologies and a future focus

      Workshop

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    • 10am - 4pm

      Plexus 2020

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 1pm

      Prefab 21: A prototype for a prefabricated tiny home in the 21st century

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 3pm

      Object re-imagined

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 5pm

      The Look

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 5pm

      Collection leads: Kate Beynon – kindred spirits

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 6pm

      Superimpose: a portrait exhibition

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 4pm

      b.sirius textile design: pop up shop

      Pop-up Shop

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    • 10am - 5pm

      Resonance + Reflection: design ideas for an expanded Geelong Gallery

      Exhibition

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    • 1pm - 2pm

      Saved from landfill: ‘re-‘ rescued timber cup holders

      Product Launch

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    • 2pm - 5pm

      Aboriginal designers and design scapes

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 6:30pm - 8pm

      The City Presents: Wadawurrung landscapes, living spaces and built environment

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 8pm - 12am

      Bright lights in the big city

      Installation

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  • Friday

    20 Mar

    • 5am - midnight

      Regional Rail Revival

      Pop-up Shop

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    • 8am - 8pm

      Who’s designing your future?

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 9am - 8pm

      The Compostable Designer: pop up shop

      Pop-up Shop

      Read More

    • 9am - 5pm

      Deakin architecture: celebrating our identity

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 9:30am - 5pm

      The International Indigenous Design Charter

      Exhibition

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    • 9:30am - 3pm

      Young minds, emerging technologies and a future focus

      Workshop

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    • 10am - 11am

      Accessible design: documents to meet everyone’s needs

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 10am - 5pm

      The Reimaginarium presents a vision for sustainable retail

      Pop-up Shop

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    • 10am - 2:30pm

      Digital portraits

      Workshop

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    • 10am - 4pm

      Plexus 2020

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 3pm

      Object re-imagined

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 5pm

      The Look

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 5pm

      Collection leads: Kate Beynon – kindred spirits

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 6pm

      Superimpose: a portrait exhibition

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 4pm

      b.sirius textile design: pop up shop

      Pop-up Shop

      Read More

    • 10am - 5pm

      Resonance + Reflection: design ideas for an expanded Geelong Gallery

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 1pm

      Prefab 21: A prototype for a prefabricated tiny home in the 21st century

      Read More

    • 11:30am - 12:30pm

      Accessible design: inside and out

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 1pm - 2pm

      Saved from landfill: ‘re-‘ rescued timber cup holders

      Product Launch

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    • 2pm - 3pm

      Fast-forwarding innovation with Google’s design-sprint process

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 4pm - 6pm

      Deakin architecture gold lecture series

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 6:30pm - 8pm

      Re-retail: how consuming can be more sustainable

      Workshop

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    • 8pm - 12am

      Bright lights in the big city

      Installation

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  • Saturday

    21 Mar

    • 5am - midnight

      Regional Rail Revival

      Pop-up Shop

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    • 9am - 5pm

      Earthed Not Wired

      Workshop

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    • 9am - 8pm

      The Compostable Designer: pop up shop

      Pop-up Shop

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    • 9am - 12pm

      PopCycle: a mobile placemaking platform of Geelong

      Demonstration

      Read More

    • 9:30am - 5pm

      The International Indigenous Design Charter

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 5pm

      The Reimaginarium presents a vision for sustainable retail

      Pop-up Shop

      Read More

    • 10am - 12am

      Highlights of Geelong’s 20th century architecture

      Tour

      Read More

    • 10am - 4pm

      Plexus 2020

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 5pm

      Who’s designing your future?

      Talk or Presentation

      Read More

    • 10am - 3pm

      Object re-imagined

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 5pm

      The Look

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 5pm

      Collection leads: Kate Beynon – kindred spirits

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 6pm

      Superimpose: a portrait exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 4pm

      b.sirius textile design: pop up shop

      Pop-up Shop

      Read More

    • 10am - 5pm

      Resonance + Reflection: design ideas for an expanded Geelong Gallery

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 1pm

      Prefab 21: A prototype for a prefabricated tiny home in the 21st century

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10:30am - 3pm

      Building sustainable food systems for our community

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 11am - 12:30pm

      Designing the ideal human habitat

      Workshop

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    • 11:30am - 1pm

      Design is everywhere

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 2pm - 4pm

      Upcycled fashion and street art

      Exhibition

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    • 2pm - 4pm

      Taking a closer look: collage workshops

      Workshop

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    • 3:30pm - 5:30pm

      Transition Streets Geelong: think globally, act locally

      Workshop

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    • 8pm - 12am

      Bright lights in the big city

      Installation

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  • Sunday

    22 Mar

    • 9am - 8pm

      The Compostable Designer: pop up shop

      Pop-up Shop

      Read More

    • 9:30am - 5pm

      The International Indigenous Design Charter

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 5pm

      The Reimaginarium presents a vision for sustainable retail

      Pop-up Shop

      Read More

    • 10am - 12pm

      We the Makers Design Festival – Paper workshop with Dr Mary-Jane Walker

      Workshop

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    • 10am - 5pm

      Who’s designing your future?

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 10am - 3pm

      Object re-imagined

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 5pm

      The Look

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 5pm

      Collection leads: Kate Beynon – kindred spirits

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 6pm

      Superimpose: a portrait exhibition

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 4pm

      b.sirius textile design: pop up shop

      Pop-up Shop

      Read More

    • 10am - 5pm

      Resonance + Reflection: design ideas for an expanded Geelong Gallery

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 1pm

      Prefab 21: A prototype for a prefabricated tiny home in the 21st century

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 11am - 12pm

      What makes a creative city?

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 11:30am - 1:30pm

      3D Clay Printing: the new craft technology

      Demonstration, Workshop

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    • 12:30pm - 2pm

      We the Makers Design Festival – Kathy Holowko’s fibre workshop

      Workshop

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    • 2pm - 4pm

      Taking a closer look: collage workshops

      Workshop

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    • 2:30pm - 4pm

      We the Makers Design Festival – Create a sustainable wardrobe with fashion designer Courtney Holm

      Workshop

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    • 8pm - 12am

      Bright lights in the big city

      Installation

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  • Monday

    23 Mar

    • 8am - 8pm

      Who’s designing your future?

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 9am - 8pm

      The Compostable Designer: pop up shop

      Pop-up Shop

      Read More

    • 9am - 5pm

      Deakin architecture: celebrating our identity

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 9:30am - 5pm

      The International Indigenous Design Charter

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 3pm

      Object re-imagined

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 5pm

      The Look

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 5pm

      Collection leads: Kate Beynon – kindred spirits

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 6pm

      Superimpose: a portrait exhibition

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 5pm

      Resonance + Reflection: design ideas for an expanded Geelong Gallery

      Exhibition

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    • 6pm - 7pm

      From Stage to Screen

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 7pm - 8:30pm

      A history of Geelong’s inventions, innovations, and promotions

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 8pm - 12am

      Bright lights in the big city

      Installation

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  • Tuesday

    24 Mar

    • 8am - 9:30am

      Design-led innovation meet up group

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 8am - 8pm

      Who’s designing your future?

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 9am - 8pm

      The Compostable Designer: pop up shop

      Pop-up Shop

      Read More

    • 9am - 5pm

      Deakin architecture: celebrating our identity

      Exhibition

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    • 9:30am - 12:30pm

      Digital Innovation Challenge and design thinking workshop

      Workshop

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    • 9:30am - 2:30pm

      Big Day of Design

      Workshop

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    • 9:30am - 5pm

      The International Indigenous Design Charter

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 3pm

      Rosewall art + design: workshops and exhibition

      Workshop

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    • 10am - 3pm

      Object re-imagined

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 5pm

      The Look

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 5pm

      Collection leads: Kate Beynon – kindred spirits

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 6pm

      Superimpose: a portrait exhibition

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 5pm

      Resonance + Reflection: design ideas for an expanded Geelong Gallery

      Exhibition

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    • 3pm - 5:30pm

      Geelong inventions past and future – Industry Round Table

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 4pm - 7:30pm

      Geelong: a self-healing City

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 5:30pm - 7pm

      A new Civic Precinct: designing for a sustainable future

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 5:30pm - 8pm

      Geelong inventions past and future – Community Workshop

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 5:30pm - 7pm

      Fostering creativity in schools

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 6pm - 9pm

      Steve Sammartino: Australia’s leading futurist

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 6:30pm - 9:30pm

      Social Cultural Economic X Design

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 7:30pm - 8:30pm

      Stories that inspire, connect and strengthen our community

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 8pm - 12am

      Bright lights in the big city

      Installation

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  • Wednesday

    25 Mar

    • 8am - 8pm

      Who’s designing your future?

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 9am - 8pm

      The Compostable Designer: pop up shop

      Pop-up Shop

      Read More

    • 9am - 5pm

      Deakin architecture: celebrating our identity

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 9:30am - 5pm

      The International Indigenous Design Charter

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 9:30am - 4:30pm

      Production speed dating for the print design professional

      Workshop

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    • 10am - 1pm

      Technology to capture our heritage

      Installation

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    • 10am - 11:30am

      Theatre by design: imagining from page to stage

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 10am - 4pm

      Plexus 2020

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 3pm

      Object re-imagined

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 5pm

      The Look

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 5pm

      Collection leads: Kate Beynon – kindred spirits

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 6pm

      Superimpose: a portrait exhibition

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 5pm

      Resonance + Reflection: design ideas for an expanded Geelong Gallery

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 11am - 12pm

      A 21st century garden adapted for climate challenges

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 12pm - 3pm

      Museum of Industry

      Tour

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    • 2pm - 4pm

      Age-defying bridges tour

      Tour

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    • 2pm - 8pm

      Redesigning learning for students

      Exhibition

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    • 8pm - 12am

      Bright lights in the big city

      Installation

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  • Thursday

    26 Mar

    • 8am - 10am

      Design Strategy Forum: Excellence by design

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 8am - 8pm

      Who’s designing your future?

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 9am - 8pm

      The Compostable Designer: pop up shop

      Pop-up Shop

      Read More

    • 9am - 5pm

      Deakin architecture: celebrating our identity

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 9:30am - 4pm

      Active Geelong Physical HACKtivity Day

      Workshop

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    • 9:30am - 5pm

      The International Indigenous Design Charter

      Exhibition

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    • 9:30am - 4:30pm

      Production speed dating for the print design professional

      Workshop

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    • 10am - 12pm

      Breaking the Binary Code

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 10am - 4pm

      Plexus 2020

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 3pm

      Object re-imagined

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 5pm

      The Look

      Exhibition

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    • 10am - 5pm

      Collection leads: Kate Beynon – kindred spirits

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 6pm

      Superimpose: a portrait exhibition

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 1pm

      Prefab 21: A prototype for a prefabricated tiny home in the 21st century

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 5pm

      Resonance + Reflection: design ideas for an expanded Geelong Gallery

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 11am - 5pm

      Taking a closer look: exhibition

      Exhibition

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    • 12pm - 2pm

      Design thinking essentials

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 1pm - 4pm

      Ground-breaking accessible display home

      Demonstration

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    • 2:30pm - 5pm

      Co-designing an inclusive visitor centre

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 4pm - 6pm

      How to knit a rocket: exploring the future of carbon fibre design

      Workshop

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    • 5pm - 6:30pm

      Prefab 21: A prototype for a prefabricated tiny home in the 21st century – Public Presentation

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    • 5:30pm - 7:30pm

      The future of leadership is design-led

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 6pm - 7:30pm

      David Pidgeon: the art and design of brand identity

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 8pm - 12am

      Bright lights in the big city

      Installation

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  • Friday

    27 Mar

    • 8am - 8pm

      Who’s designing your future?

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 9am - 8pm

      The Compostable Designer: pop up shop

      Pop-up Shop

      Read More

    • 9am - 5pm

      Deakin architecture: celebrating our identity

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 9:30am - 5pm

      The International Indigenous Design Charter

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 4pm

      Plexus 2020

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 3pm

      Object re-imagined

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 5pm

      The Look

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 5pm

      Collection leads: Kate Beynon – kindred spirits

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 6pm

      Superimpose: a portrait exhibition

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 5pm

      Resonance + Reflection: design ideas for an expanded Geelong Gallery

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 11am - 5pm

      Taking a closer look: exhibition

      Exhibition

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    • 2pm - 4:30pm

      20th century architecture and landscapes: the vision for Geelong

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 6pm - 8pm

      Designing art: 10×10

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 8pm - 12am

      Bright lights in the big city

      Installation

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  • Saturday

    28 Mar

    • 9am - 5pm

      Geelong Nature Forum

      Exhibition

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    • 9am - 8pm

      The Compostable Designer: pop up shop

      Pop-up Shop

      Read More

    • 9am - 12pm

      PopCycle: a mobile placemaking platform of Geelong

      Demonstration

      Read More

    • 9:30am - 12pm

      Learn to yarnbomb

      Workshop

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    • 9:30am - 5pm

      The International Indigenous Design Charter

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 5pm

      Who’s designing your future?

      Talk or Presentation

      Read More

    • 10am - 3pm

      Object re-imagined

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 5pm

      The Look

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 5pm

      Collection leads: Kate Beynon – kindred spirits

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 6pm

      Superimpose: a portrait exhibition

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 1pm

      Prefab 21: A prototype for a prefabricated tiny home in the 21st century

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 5pm

      Resonance + Reflection: design ideas for an expanded Geelong Gallery

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 11am - 12:30pm

      Designing the ideal human habitat

      Workshop

      Read More

    • 11am - 5pm

      Taking a closer look: exhibition

      Exhibition

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    • 1pm - 2pm

      Object re-imagined – meet the designer

      Exhibition

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    • 2pm - 4pm

      Discover your planet saving super powers

      Workshop

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    • 2pm - 4pm

      Artistic immersion: Hannah Nowlan

      Exhibition

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    • 4:30pm - 6pm

      Creative conversation

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 8pm - 12am

      Bright lights in the big city

      Installation

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  • Sunday

    29 Mar

    • 9am - 8pm

      The Compostable Designer: pop up shop

      Pop-up Shop

      Read More

    • 9:30am - 5pm

      The International Indigenous Design Charter

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 4pm

      Pop-up botanic art shop and plant nursery

      Talk or Presentation

      Read More

    • 10am - 12pm

      Highlights of Geelong’s 20th century architecture

      Tour

      Read More

    • 10am - 5pm

      Who’s designing your future?

      Talk or Presentation

      Read More

    • 10am - 5pm

      The Look

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 5pm

      Collection leads: Kate Beynon – kindred spirits

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 6pm

      Superimpose: a portrait exhibition

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 1pm

      Prefab 21: A prototype for a prefabricated tiny home in the 21st century

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 10am - 5pm

      Resonance + Reflection: design ideas for an expanded Geelong Gallery

      Exhibition

      Read More

    • 11am - 5pm

      Taking a closer look: exhibition

      Read More

    • 1pm - 2pm

      A clever and creative solution for stormwater at the Geelong Botanic Gardens

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 2pm - 3pm

      A 21st century garden – adapted for climate challenges

      Talk or Presentation

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    • 8pm - 12am

      Bright lights in the big city

      Installation

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