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Launch of IDI’s #WhyDesign with Annie Atkins, Chris Do and Aoife Dooley

Thursday, March 8th from 7pm – Greenway, St Stephen's Green

Launch of IDI’s #WhyDesign with Annie Atkins, Chris Do and Aoife Dooley

With Annie Atkins an Oscar winning designer & Chris Do an Emmy Award Winning designer will speak at the event and to top it off, MC’D by the brilliantly funny Aoife Dooley. This is a ticket ONLY event and it is fully SOLD OUT.

We are delighted to launch #WhyDesign, an Institute of Designers Ireland initiative to address the gender imbalance in the Irish Creative sector.

The launch night, March 8th International Women’s Day. Where we will be having Annie Atkins an Oscar winning designer & Chris Do an Emmy Award Winning designer speak at the event and to top it off, MC’D by the brilliantly funny Aoife Dooley. Drinks reception by Absolute Vodka. This is a ticket event only. 

At: Iconic Offices,The Greenway, 112-114 St. Stephen's Green

#WhyDesign

Aimed at second level female designers, their parents, teachers and guidance councillors. The #WhyDesign platform will inform what design actually is, cover the design careers available and include all the third level creative design courses in the country.

A large element of this project is to showcase practicing female designers from all disciplines based in Ireland - Allowing these inspiring role models share their journey and insights into the industry. It will be a living project with female designers from all around Ireland added monthly.

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