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Neon Moiré Newsletter #270 – 6 to 13 November

Your weekly design event guide.

Save the Date

I will be in London, Wednesday 15 November for the book presentation of Becoming Urban – The Mongolian City of Nomads by Joshua Bolchover, at the AA School at 6pm. You are invited to join. More information next week…

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Are you or do you have a friend/colleague who organizes a workshop, field trip, meet-up, festival, or conference and it’s a good fit for Neon Moiré?
You are invited to add your upcoming event to our event calendar and be featured in this newsletter.

Design events happening this week 🍂

Week 45 - 6 to 13 November

International Assembly
📅 Thursday, 2 to Friday, 17 November 2023
📍 Online
International Assembly is an unmissable one-day design and creative festival in Glasgow. Join us for all-day creative conference, and poster night celebrations with some of the most exciting thinkers, makers and movers in design, branding, advertising and beyond.
Thursday, 9 November is the second day conference day, with speakers like Zach Lieberman, Angela Kirkwood, Hubertus Design, Studio Dumbar, Johanna Burai and Mouthwash Studio.
🔗 intl.international/

Leo Porto & Felipe Rocha (a design conversation)
📅 Tuesday, 7 November 2023
📍New York City at SVA Department of Design Research, Writing and Criticism
Leo Porto and Felipe Rocha in conversation about design, discussing how they make work that evolves with the world we live in.

TYPOCIRCLE presents The Irresistible Future with Brian Collins
📅 Wednesday, 8 November 2023
📍London, UK
Brian Collins is co-founder and designer at COLLINS, a brand transformation consultancy in San Francisco and New York City. In their work, they aim to mix imagination, craft and technology to build brands that can’t be ignored. They have been named by Forbes as a company reshaping the future of brand building. COLLINS was the first AdAge Transformation Firm of the Year and has been awarded their Design Agency of the Year three times. Their work on reimagining The Institute of Design at The Illinois Institute of Technology (The New Bauhaus) just won best work of the year from DesignWeek in London. Before launching COLLINS in 2008 with Leland Maschmeyer, Brian led the design and brand innovation division at Ogilvy Worldwide for over a decade. He was most recently elected a member of the Alliance Graphique Internationale.

Leading Design
📅 Wednesday, 8 to Thursday, 9 November 2023
📍 London, Online, United Kingdom 🇬🇧
Leading Design is a world-class event for people leading design teams, overseeing design direction, or instilling a culture of design within their organisations. Our past speakers have worked at Facebook, Netflix, IBM Design Studio, Spotify and Google. This year we are assembling a wonderful group of design leaders who will cover a wide range of topics to help you navigate your own leadership journey.
🔗 leadingdesign.com

Semi Permanent Aotearoa
📅 Wednesday, 8 to Saturday, 11 November 2023
📍 Wellington, New Zealand 🇳🇿
Semi Permanent festival of creativity and design is coming to Wellington. New Zealand’s leading creative practitioners will showcase the breadth, depth, diversity, and potential of New Zealand’s creative industries.
🔗 semipermanent.com

📅 Friday, 10 to Sunday, 12 November 2023
📍 St. Gallen, Switserland 🇨🇭
TŸPO - Forum for professionals and people with an affinity for design, promotes exchange between speakers and audience.
🔗 typo-stgallen.ch

Design Week Lagos
📅 Friday, 10 to Wednesday, 22 November 2023
📍 Lagos, Nigeria 🇳🇬
Design Week Lagos, a festival established to create a recognizable design culture for Africa. The 2023 design festival theme: “African Design, The Future”. Join Design Week Lagos and celebrate design in Africa
🔗 designweeklagos.com

Web Summit Lisbon
📅 Monday, 13 to Thursday, 16 November 2023
📍 Lisbon, Portugal 🇵🇹
Web Summit is an annual technology conference held in Lisbon, Portugal. Founded in 2009, Web Summit was originally held in Dublin, Ireland until 2016, when it moved permanently to Lisbon. The conference's topics center on internet technology, emerging technologies, and venture capitalism. Web Summit's partners range from Fortune 500 companies to start-ups, with attendees representing all levels and sectors of the global high technology industry.
🔗 websummit.com

Which event(s) are you attending? Let me know in the comments, below.

The Creative Factor

Our friends over at Creative Factor tell stories about how people are building their creative careers, mastering their crafts, and shaping the culture. And from now until the end of the year, we're going to share one of their top stories every other week. This week, discover how John Donahue mad a mid-career pivot from editor at The New Yorker to full-time illustrator and author on his way to drawing all the restaurants in New York, Paris, and London.

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