DIAlogues green room
Meeting the other panellists. Getting ready for the interrogation. Image credit: DIA.
In this picture (left to right): Jane Burry (RMIT), Beck Davis (QCA), Byron George (Russell & George) and Elena Low (xyz). Image credit: DIA.
Byron sharing his wisdom. Image credit: DIA.
DIAlogues 2014 – Event 2
Recording of the interrogation forum.
Speakers (LtoR): Christina Waterson, Jane Burry, Beck Davis, Byron George and Elena Low.
DIALOGUES Interrogation Forum 2014: Design and Technology
For richer or for poorer? – do we need a post-nuptial agreement?
Is Technology making us money?
The economic benefits of working smarter through the use of technology are seemingly apparent on face value – but does this value come at a cost that is out-weighed by the efficiencies that it achieves? Does technology actually assist in improving our bottom line – or does it just make us top heavy? Do design practices benefit from investing in the latest and greatest software, computers and printers, and the constant training of staff to keep up with the evolving technology of the day? And how do we protect our credibility, integrity and intellectual property as professional designers in an increasingly blurred industry?