• Discussion

Design Diplomacy

  • Industrial design and products
  • Architecture
  • Interior
  • Urban planning
  • Fashion and textile design
Sep 8, Fri 17:00-19:00
Sep 11, Mon 14:00-16:00
Sep 11, Mon 17:00-19:00
Sep 12, Tue 15:00-17:00
Sep 13, Wed 15:00-16:30
Sep 13, Wed 17:00-19:00
Sep 14, Thu 15:00-17:00
Sep 14, Thu 17:00-19:00
Sep 15, Fri 14:00-16:00
Sep 15, Fri 17:00-19:00
Sep 16, Sat 14:00-16:00
Sep 16, Sat 17:00-19:00
Event type
Registered Only
Accessibility for all

The super popular Design Diplomacy discussions will continue this year!

Twelve embassies will open their doors to the public of residences that only a few of us have been allowed to see. One design professional from each country meets a Finnish designer in a Design Diplomacy card game. Playful questions challenge both the speakers and the audience.

Speakers include the managing director of Danish Le Klint Kim Weckstrøm Jensen and Swedish design architect Joel Karlsson, and in the British Embassy we’ll hear designer duo Audrey Samson and Francisco Gallardo from design agency Fraud.

In addition to discussions that last for about half an hour, you will learn interesting details about unique residences and their architecture over a glass of wine. How many ambassadors have lived in the apartment? How does the place reflect its history and use?

Look for more information on the residences and speakers:

Friday, 8 September

Monday, 11 September

Tuesday, 12 September

Wednesday, 13 September

Thursday, 14 September
The Netherlands

Friday, 15 September
The United Kingdom

Saturday, 16 September

Read more and register to the event by clicking the country.  Seats are limited.

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