Life-Changing Design: Transforming the Human Experience

Bookings are open for the BIID Annual Conference 2014. ‘Life-Changing Design: Transforming the Human Experience’ will tackle the issue of improving interiors through intelligent and creative design with the help of a prestigious line-up of inspirational and influential speakers who will dissect the nature of good design and assess the impact it can have.

Confirmed speakers for the 2014 conference include:

Lee Penson from leading architecture and interior design studio Penson. Lee will be talking about his practice’s involvement in the new Google HQ development.

Charles Jencks, a trustee and Co-founder of Maggie’s Centres. Charles will explain how Maggie’s Centres have created uplifting environments for cancer care, designed by some of the world’s most renowned architects.

Edwin Heathcote is an architect, designer and writer living and working in London. He has been the architecture and design critic of The Financial Times since 1999 and is the author of over a dozen books on architecture, culture and London. His most recent books include The Architecture of Hope (with Charles Jencks) and The Meaning of Home, an exploration of the symbolism and associations underlying everyday domestic design.

Date: Thursday 19th June

Time: 9.30am to 4.00pm

Venue: RIBA, London