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The Value of Design: Futureproofing The Role of the Designer

14:45 - 15:30 21 September 2018

Sadie Morgan

Director dRMM and Mayor's Office Design Advocate, Greater London Authority

About Speaker

Over her 20-year career Sadie has had an increasingly significant role in the advocacy of design and architecture through her professional practice and her advisory roles. Sadie is chairing the Independent Design Panel for High Speed Two, reporting directly to the Secretary of State.

She is one of ten commissioners for the National Infrastructure Commission led by former Cabinet Minister Lord Adonis, and a commissioner for the Thames Estuary 2050 Growth Commission. In 2017, she was appointed as a Mayor’s design advocate for the Greater London Authority, and a non-executive director for the Major Projects Association.

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Values

14:45 - 15:30 21 September 2018

How can designers equip themselves to meet the changing expectations placed on them, secure their place in conversations that matter, not be pigeonholed and communicate their value to clients, and the public? Architect Sadie Morgan and Robert Brunner, Apple, discuss design advocacy.