Semi Permanent Auckland - August 2017
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The Mecca for creatives, entrepreneurs and future thinkers, Semi Permanent is back in Auckland this year and today launch the list of industry heavyweights headlining the two-day symposium.
What was once a niche event for ‘creative types’ continues to grow in relevance and importance as creativity and design come to the fore as increasingly important elements for careers and business.
The speed of change within industries is at a pace never seen before and re-invention is the key. Now more than ever design, business and culture are overlapping with creativity being a key demand.
This year’s speaker line-up is a roll-call of names, of the best minds from today’s biggest global companies – Dantley Davis, Director of Product AI at Facebook; Ethan Eismann, Director of Product at Uber; Katie Dill, Head of Experience at Airbnb and Hector Ouilhet, Head of Design at Google Search.
Cult leaders, who are rock stars in their communities include world renowned book designer Irma Boon, the world’s leading scent artist and designer Sissel Tolass, HaydenShapes surfboard designer, Hayden Cox; world renowned typeface designer, Tobias Frere Jones; New Zealand’s leading contemporary artist, Michael Parekowhai …. and the list goes on.
We look forward to seeing you soon.
Simon Velvin - NZ Director
Future of the future
Change is constant. Business is being reinvented at an unprecedented pace. Curious about what’s next?
A two hour, high impact business briefing that gives your team the opportunity to hear first-hand from the visionaries behind four of the world’s most disruptive companies.
Download and apply these insights to arm your company with the strategies and confidence to move forward in this rapidly changing world.
Rod Oram, New Zealand’s favourite business futurist, will set the scene, interview our speakers and apply outtakes to the New Zealand market.
Google Hector Ouilhet will discuss Talking to technology
How Google is finding inspiration in the way we talk to each other to make technology adapt to human interactions, and not the other way around.
UBER - Ethan Eismann will talk about Cities to Citizens
How the Uber product design team designs on a global scale to make transportation reliable, enjoyable, and affordable for everyone.
AIRBNB - Katie Dill will discuss When Great Experiences Go Offline
How Airbnb has created a Trust platform where great user experiences can happen, at any time between real people in the real word – even when the company isn’t directly in control.
FACEBOOK - Dantley Davis will share The Story of Your Life
How Facebook develops products to stay ahead of the competition, combining design, art, and science to create a new platform for storytelling.
Future of the Future is:
Fast: 2 hours including breakfast on the run.
Early: 7.30 – 10.00am on Thursday 10th of August / Aotea Centre, 50 Mayoral Drive, Auckland.
This is a Premium Ticket holder event only.
Speakers and Artists
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