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Design Speaks: Work Place / Work Life 2018 –
A forum about the future of workplace design

Architecture Media

Wednesday, 29 August 2018 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm (AEST)

Design Speaks: Work Place / Work Life 2018 – A forum...

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Event Details

The annual Work Place/Work Life forum brings together leading practitioners from Australia and abroad. In 2018 they will gather at the NGV in Melbourne to discuss the issues shaping workplace design, share their experiences and speculate on possible futures. The keynote sessions and case studies will be followed by a moderated panel discussion in which panel members will draw the audience into the conversation. This event is part of the 2018 Victorian Design Program.

Arturo Arrarte, Head of Growth – Asia Pacific region, Slack (Melbourne)
Emma Birchall, Head of Insight and Forecasting, Hot Spots Movement (UK)
Christhina Candido, Senior lecturer, The University of Sydney (Sydney)
Marta Pozo, Director, MVRDV (China)
Stijn de Weerd, Founding partner, Space Encounters (Amsterdam)
Rebecca Yeates, Senior manager, Grant Thornton Australia (Melbourne)
Libby Sander, Assistant Professor of Organizational Behaviour, Bond University (Gold Coast)
James Calder, Principal, Calder Consultants (Melbourne)
Brent Haman, Founder, ThinkMESH (Sydney)

Australian Institute of Architects – 5 Formal points.
Design Institute of Australia – 10 points.

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Tickets are non-refundable. All details are correct at the time of publication, however changes in format, content and speaker line-up may become necessary, at the discretion of Architecture Media.

Access to the venue is via the northern entrance, Arts Centre Melbourne forecourt. 

Image: Slack Melbourne by Breathe Architecture. Photography: Peter Clarke.

Have questions about Design Speaks: Work Place / Work Life 2018 – A forum about the future of workplace design? Contact Architecture Media

When & Where

NGV International
Clemenger BBDO Auditorium
180 St Kilda Rd
Melbourne, VIC 3006

Wednesday, 29 August 2018 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm (AEST)

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Architecture Media

Architecture Media is Australia’s leading publisher for the architecture and design community and an associate company of the Australian Institute of Architects.

Publications include Architecture Australia, Artichoke, Houses, Houses: Kitchens+Bathrooms, Landscape Architecture Australia and Architectural Product News, and websites –,, and

Under the Design Speaks brand, we present these seminar programs and day long forums – The Architecture Symposium, Artichoke Night School, AA Roundtable, Our Houses, Work Place/Work Life, Old School/New School, Health Care/Health Design and Housing Futures.

Through a collaboration with the State Library of Queensland, Architecture Media is a founding partner of the annual Asia Pacific Architecture Forum.
Architecture Media delivers awards programs including the Australian Interior Design Awards (in partnership with the Design Institute of Australia), the Houses Awards, the Eat Drink Design Awards and the Australian Urban Design Awards (convened by the Planning Institute of Australia).

We have a reputation for delivering high-calibre, industry-recognized events and programs that celebrate, promote and facilitate the achievements of architects and designers.
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