Dutch Design Week, the biggest design event in Northern Europe, presents the work and concepts of more than 2,600 designers from 20 to 28 October to more than 335,000 visitors from the Netherlands and abroad. Spread across a hundred locations throughout the city, DDW organises and facilitates exhibitions, award ceremonies, network meetings, debates and festivities. But there are also interesting lectures every day.

Here’s the overview of Wednesday 24 October:

9:30 – 11:00 Melkfabriek, Kanaaldijk-Zuid: LECTURE ROBOT LOVE: ALL INCLUSIVE CYBORG TALK
10:00 – 16:30 Natlab: DRIVE (CLICK NL)
11.00 – 12.00 Klokgebouw, hal 1: TALK & WALK: SOCIAL DESIGN
11.00 – 14.00 Veem, Floor 3: LECTURE DUTCH INVERTUALS & FRANKLIN TILL
11.00 – 14.00 TAC, Vonderweg 1: LECTURE ANASTASIA EGGERS & OTTONIE VON ROEDER
11:00 – 18:00 Embassy of Health: LECTURE WORLD DESIGN EVENT
11:00 – 18:00 Design Academy Eindhoven: LECTURE
12.00 – 13.00 Klokgebouw, hal 1: DDW LIVE ED: DESIGN IN BRABANT
12:00 – 13:30 Embassy of Circularity: LECTURE WORLD DESIGN EVENT
12.30 – 17.00 SingularityU, Torenallee 22-06: SEMINAR FONTYS, FROM PRETTY TO PURPOSEFUL
12:30 – 18:00 BZTRS Agency, Mathildalaan 1A: SEMINAR BZTRS AGENCY
13.00 – 13.45 Ketelhuisplein: LECTURE NS WHAT IF LAB: MEET THE DESIGNER
13.00 – 14.00 Klokgebouw, hal 1: LECTURE BANK GIRO LOTERIJ
13.00 – 17.00 TQ 3, Floor 4, Achtseweg Zuid 151: SEMINAR LOW & BONAR: WHAT TO DO WITH PLASTICS?
13.00 – 16.45 Klokgebouw, hal 2: SEMINAR TU EINDHOVEN, DELFT EN TWENTE
14.00 – 15.00 VDMA, Vestdijk 25 – 27 LECTURE MVRDV: TALK WINY MAAS
14:00 – 15:00 Ketelhuisplein: LECTURE NS WHAT IF LAB: MEET THE EXPERT
14:00 – 15:00 VEEM: SEMINAR ILIF & INTERFACE NEDERLAND BV
15:00 – 17:00 Van Abbemuseum, Bilderdijklaan 10: LECTURE CREATIVE RESIDENCIES IN ARITA
16.00 – 17.00 Klokgebouw, hal 1: DDW LIVE AT 4: TOLERANCE, DESIGNING A SOCIAL ATTITUDE
16:00 – 17:00 Sectie-C, hal 8, Daalakkersweg12: LECTURE SECTIE-C/ILSE WOUTERS ACADEMY
16:00 – 18:00 Veem, Floor 3: SEMINAR RAAD VAN CULTUUR
16:00 – 18:00 Jannie’s House, Picushof 229: SEMINAR ROMBOUT FRIELING LAB
17:00 – 18:00 Embassy of Mobility: LECTURE WORLD DESIGN EVENT
17:00 – 19:30 Tac, Vonderweg 1: SEMINAR INK, SOCIAL DESIGN DEBATE
18.00 – 19.00 MU, Torenallee 40-06: CREATE OUT LOUD #4: UNBOXING DDW 2018 WITH RAVI NAIDOO
19.00 – 21.00 Club C, Daalakkersweg 14: LECTURE BNO
19:00 – 23:00 Igluu, Lichttoren 32: LECTURE DIGITAL WEDNESDAY, GENERATIVE DESIGN
19.30 – 22.00 Effenaar, Dommelstraat 2: SEMINAR VPRO MEDIALAB

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