Design Talks

BE OPEN Forum, 8. December / 2-4PM

BE OPEN Forum at Design Miami/ 2012

Design Miami/ partners with BE OPEN, a global initiative to
foster innovation and creativity, to launch the BE OPEN Forum. This series
of profile talks acts as a portal to the future of design practice, and
reveals the intellectual curiosity and creative vision of today¹s most
innovative design minds.

Each designer featured in the Forum practices outside the boundaries of
traditional product design, utilizing food, scent, biochemistry and haptic
technology to make research accessible to the global community and imagine
the possibilities of design through sensory exploration.

This holistic approach to user-oriented design through an Investigation of
the multi-sensory experience will at the core of BE OPEN's activities in
2013, culminating in an advanced series of talks at the Salone del Mobile
next April.

8. December/ 2-4PM

Carter Cleveland/ Founder Art.sy
Dawn Goldworm/ Founder 12.29
Zigelbaum+Coelho/ Designers
Tuur van Balen/ Interaction Designer
Marije Vogelzang/ Eating Designer

Moderated by Jeffrey Miller