Wednesday 11 October, 2.30 – 4.30 pm. Accreditations and networking: 2.00 pm.
The phenomenon of the Makers, that diffused with the new production technologies and digital distribution, constitutes a new component of the design sector, bringing together innovative techniques and artisanal production, with the possibility given to the small series business to emerge and create new types of producers.
Dialogue between associations, initiatives and promoters.
Sara Fortunati, Co-founder Independent Design Fair
Cesare Castelli, President of the Milano Makers Association
Elena Santi, Open Design Italia
Bruce Sterling, Writer, Casa Jasmina
Jasmina Tesanovic, progettista, Casa Jasmina
Alba Cappellieri, Polytechnic University of Milan, Director of the Jewel Museum of Vicenza
Francesca Gambetta, Compagnia San Paolo
Coordinator: Fabrizio Valpreda, Polytechnic University of Turin
Torino Incontra, sala Giolitti, via Nino Costa 8, Turin.