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John Thackara, Speaker


John Thackara will be the guest speaker at the OFFLOAD opening.

EVENT: OFFLOAD OPENING
DATE: 13TH SEPT
LOCATION: SPIKE ISLAND
TIME: FROM 19.00

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Credits

John Thackara

About the Creator

John Thackara is renowned internationally for his work as director of the design innovation network, Doors of Perception.

Doors creates projects and festivals in which designers, together with grassroots innovators and other citizens, develop new services and products for daily life. This unique network of paradigm-changing designers, technology innovators, and grassroots innovators is inspired by two questions: "what might life in a sustainable world be like?"; and, "what design steps are needed to get us there?". John has lectured in more than 40 countries and is the author of 12 books . His latest is 'In the bubble: designing in a complex world' (MIT Press 2005).