30 November – 5 December 2020: Business of Design Week (BODW) 2020

“VISION 20/21” – Finding Clarity in Uncertainty at Business of Design Week (BODW) 2020

Business of Design Week (BODW) 2020, Asia’s leading event on design, innovation and brands, will bring together design visionaries, creatives, entrepreneurs and business leaders from across sectors and industries around the world to offer participants a glimpse of the ‘new normal’ from 30 November – 5 December 2020.

Under the theme “VISION 20/21”, the BODW Summit on 3 – 5 December 2020 will gather over 100 local and international design and business leaders whose collective creative vision can help participants find clarity in uncertainty. This year’s Summit will explore timely topics namely Brand Futures, Connected Health, Safe Travels, Circular Economy, Immersive Tech, Creative Leadership, Entwined Spaces, Communication & Design and Culture & The City. Presented as a hybrid LIVE event for the first time, highlight sessions of the Summit will also be simulcast on TV and social media, giving international audiences a ‘Beyond virtual, LIVE global’ experience.

Some of the creative masterminds who will be speaking at the Summit include:

  1. Tim Brown (US), Chair of IDEO
  2. Thomas Heatherwick CBE (UK), Founder of Heatherwick Studio;
  3. Es Devlin (UK), Artist and Stage Designer
  4. Neville Brody RDI (UK), CEO & Creative Director of Brody Associates
  5. Yvonne Leung (Hong Kong), Chief Marketing Officer of Alipay HK
  6. teamLab (Japan)

Business of Design Week 2020 – Event Details:

Date: 30 November – 5 December 2020 (Monday – Saturday)
Format: Hybrid live
Live Broadcast Platforms: Virtual livestream, with selective sessions broadcasted on social media, ViuTV channels, and screened at partner locations across the city
Languages: English, Cantonese and Putonghua (with simultaneous interpretation)
Tickets: www.bodw.com/bciasia (FREE Experience Pass available. Early bird offer ends on 20 November 2020)