Innovation by Design Conference
Signature Event of Singapore Design Week 2016


Making its debut this year, the Innovation by Design Conference is the signature event of Singapore Design Week 2016, organised by the DesignSingapore Council. The conference is a key platform for prominent international and local business leaders and designers to share their experiences and insights on how design influences the innovation process and the impact it has on business success. Through the stories of each speaker, the conference hopes to inspire and spark new conversations between business leaders and designers. The conference is open to participants from businesses, the design and creative community, start-ups and students. Please register to attend.

Ticketing Details:

- This is a free event that requires online registration.
- Registration will begin at 8:30am at the Drama Centre (Foyer).
- To enter the conference venues, you are required to produce your Peatix QR code ticket via the Peatix app, mobile phone/tablet browser or a print out of your web ticket. Click here for more information on how to view your ticket.

- Attendees are allowed ONE (1) ticket for ONE (1) track (choice of either Design or Innovation track) per day. Both tracks include keynote speakers on respective days.
- One (1) registrant to ONE (1) ticket only.
- For group bookings, please contact DesignSingapore Council's appointed conference secretariat:

The Events Artery

Email: ibd2016@eventsartery.com
Hotline: +65 6702 7515 (Weekdays only from 10am to 7pm)

Speaker Line-Up:
This year’s conference will also feature our home-grown design talents and business leaders. We have 2 parallel tracks – the “Design” Track (Theatre) which will feature our award-winning Singapore designers and the “Innovation” Track (Visitor Centre) which will feature local business leaders of successful design-led businesses.

Keynote Speakers:

Mr Masaaki Kanai

(15 March Tuesday, Keynote Speaker - Day 1)

Chairman & Representative Director of Ryohin Keikaku Co., Ltd. – the parent company of Japanese retail giant MUJI, well-known globally for its distinctive minimalism design and high quality.

Mr Jaime Hayon

(16 March Wednesday, Keynote Speaker - Day 2)

Award-winning industrial designer from Spain, who has been named by Time Magazine as “one of the 100 most relevant creators of these times”.

Event Timeline
  • The event description was updated. Diff 2016-03-04 07:59:10
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Mar 15 - Mar 16, 2016
[ Tue ] - [ Wed ]
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM SGT
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15 March 2016:
Masaaki Kanai Keynote
+ Design Track
15 March 2016:
Masaaki Kanai Keynote
+ Innovation Track
16 March 2016:
Jaime Hayon Keynote
+ Design Track
16 March 2016:
Jaime Hayon Keynote
+ Innovation Track

On sale until Mar 16, 2016, 4:00:00 PM

Venue Address
100 Victoria St, #05-01 National Library Building, 188064 Singapore
Nearest MRT: Bugis, City Hall MRT Station Buses: 145, 197, 32, 51, 63, 7, 80, 2, 7, 12, 33, 130, 133, 960, 56, C3, SMRT 980, SMRT 520, SMRT 851, NR7 & NR8
Innovation by Design Conference