Makerspace &company Dirty Design Debate: Australian Design Should Be Made In Australia (30 May 2016)
Adam Simpson, Managing Director, Simpsons Solicitors.
This special debate will work through the ins and outs of one key question: should Australian design be manufactured in Australia? It will look frankly at the intricacies of helping creative industry to flourish, with particular focus on the following: the romance of localised production; the issues of ethically and sustainably manufacturing offshore; and the troubles of funding and growing new businesses.
With industry leaders facing off, this debate promises to be engaging for designers and the purchasing public alike.
30 May 2016
6:30 – 9pm
MakerSpace, 1/17 Barclay Street, Marrickville.
Tickets from $15*