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Open Call for Think in a Tank 2016

  • Think in a Tank

If you are a young talent excelling in architectural, sociological or design thinking, you are invited to apply for a special seat in Think in a Tank 2016, an unique gathering of minds in SILO486. Apply before August 19.

Think in a Tank is an unique event that invites the new generation of upcoming masters in architecture, urbanism, design thinking, new tech, business strategy and all related design and research disciplines, to join “Meeting of Minds” of one day in SILO486, the iconic oil silo in Helsinki.

Since 2014, within the uniquely inspiring atmosphere of this spatial artistic concept, Lighting Design Collective, the European multicultural design group headquartered in Madrid (Spain), with studios in London and Helsinki, facilitates “Think in a Tank”. http://thinkinatank.com

In 2016, for the third edition of “Think in a Tank”, Lighting Design Collective in collaboration with Helsinki Design Week would like to include one special guest through an open call to the event on the 8th of September. Is it you?

If you are a young talent excelling in architectural, sociological or design thinking, you are invited to apply for our special seat in this selective event. You would be joining a stellar group of thinkers from the worlds of future research, architecture, new technologies and arts. You would be expected to be a confident public speaker and a lateral thinker.

You will spend a full day of full immersion with upcoming and avant-garde protagonists of lighting related spatial and experiential design, moderated by a senior social scientist with a proprietary methodology. You will contribute with your vision and views to the dialogs, both formally moderated and informally triggered. You will enjoy the program of collateral guests and activities as a full participant and contributor to Think in a Tank 2016!


Travel and accommodation costs will be covered by Lighting Design Collective. Selections will be made by Lighting Design Collective and Helsinki Design Week on the basis of your profile in PDF format and one A4 in PDF, This is your canvas for inspiring us on why and how you are uniquely placed to be an active participant in the dialogue within this forum.

All applications to be sent to: think@ldcol.com

Deadline: 19th of August 2016

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