This inspiring panel event series invites key players in Singapore’s design community to offer a rare insider’s look at how they work and create. From branding to user experience to city planning, panelists will discuss how they approach projects from a design point of view, how design thinking methods help with problem-solving, and much more. Plus, they’ll cover opportunities within the field and their vision for the future of the industry.
Why It Matters: Design is one of the most powerful forces in our lives. It affects our morning commute, how we experience websites and apps, and how we communicate with each other. Gaining a better understanding of this universal force will help you see the world and your projects through a fascinating new lens.
- Check-in & Networking 6:30 – 7:00 pm
- Panel/Lighting Talks 7:00 – 7:45 pm
- Q&A and Networking 7:45 – 8:15 pm
Gain practical tips and insight from expert designers on how they’re solving problems through design, and get inspired to take your creativity to the next level.
About the Speakers
Creative Director, Super Super Dope
Lee Powers is an award winning Photographer turned Creative Director. He tells stories, executes stella ideas with global creative agencies and iconic brands such as Nike, Levis, P+G, Ford, Mercedes, Jaguar, Johnnie Walker, Lamborghini. An insatiable desire to create, learn and make, Lee is an established visual arts professional with 18 years of creative, strategic and entrepreneurial experience. Lee has called 4 continents home and has lived and worked in his native London, New York City, Sydney and is currently based in Singapore.
Interaction Designer, SD (Merck Sharp & Dohme)
Evon Tay is a full-time interaction designer and part-time code tinkerer. She was working predominantly with the print medium since graduating from NTU School of Art Design & Media until she stumbled into coding through the GA Web Development Immersive bootcamp. Now she is part of the Digital Products & Solutions team in MSD, helping to solve some interesting problems in the healthcare and pharmaceutical space.
Creative Director and Owner, BÜRO UFHO
JUN is the co-founder of BÜRO UFHO, a multidisciplinary creative studio delivering beautifully crafted solutions for aspiring clients worldwide. As a creative specialist for over a decade, he has helped entrepreneurs and businesses big and small to create brand identities, and helped Fortune 500 Companies craft brand imagery. As an educator, he contributes regularly to Photoshop Creative magazine, where he creates tutorials for readers to learn about industry-leading software Photoshop and image creation techniques.
He has worked with agencies such as Ogilvy & Mather, Publicis, TribalDDB, JWT, Y&R, and produced work for brands such as Adobe, DBS, HP, Heineken, Prudential, Tiger Beer, Volkswagen. Locally, he has provided creative solutions for statutory boards such as EDB, HPB, MOE, NAC, NEA, PA, and SMU.
UX Lead, Grab
Kaisen is a UX strategist delivering effective and meaningful user experience for over 10 years.
During his career he has worked across multiple industries including government agencies, telecommunications, fintech and now transportation. His journey has lead him to not only focused on the UI, but also into the realm of service and business design where he continues to help the company set up design strategies and solutions that optimises profitability through aligning business with customer insights.
Thursday, February 22nd
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
128 Prinsep Street, Singapore 188655