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CU 2013 Bangkok Creative Festival “Meet the Unmet: From Hidden Needs to Business Growth”

  • When: 1 August - 9 September 2013
  • Where: TCDC, Scala Theater, creative studios across Bangkok

Creativities Unfold, Bangkok 2013 “Meet the Unmet: From Hidden Needs to Business Growth” introduces new business opportunities to where design can be used and applied.

Apply and Buy Ticket at www.cu-tcdc.com
& TCDC Information Counter Tel.02-664-8448 /10.30 - 21.00 (Closed Mondays)

Creativities Unfold, Bangkok 2013 “Meet the Unmet: Fr om Hidden Needs to Business Growth” introduces new business opportunities to wh design can be used and applied. The symposium activities include Creative Space Workshop, International Workshop, International Symposium and Networking Session.

1) Creative Space Workshop Fully booked
Date: 1 – 31 August 2013
Venue: Creative studios across Bangkok

Bringing together 44 of Thailand’s top creative industry players across Bangkok that have come together and introduced a new way of learning through engaging workshops:

ArchitectureFABLAB, all(zone), Shma, BKK 100
Product/Craft DesignFiF DESIGN studio, Qualy, Likaybindery, Press a card, Atelier Rudee, The SUPPORT Arts and Crafts International Centre of Thailand
Museum/Experience Design/Concept DesigndesignLAB, Very Kind Invention
Graphic/Typo/IllustrationTNOP, Cadson Demak, CONSCIOUS, Practical Design Studio & Princess Galyani Vadhana Institute of Music, WAWO design, ThaiGA, Good Citizen, ADVERTISING Newspaper
Multi-disciplinarySupermachine Studio, B l U l G studio, Dropkick Design, party / space / design
Media/Film/AnimationWorkpoint Entertainment, Houdini Studio, GTH
PhotographyVinai Dithajohn, Punsiri Siriwetchapun
Advertising/AgencyChoojai, VISIONARY GROUP, Black Pencil, PHENOMENA
Creative/Design ContentWallpaper, a day, Sal Forest, Creative Thailand, BrandAge, Sarakadee, Vogue Thailand
EducationKMUTT Learning Square, CommDe Chulalongkorn University

2) International Workshop @TCDC Fully booked
Venue: Auditorium, TCDC

As practice is a key to success, a workshop is a good opportunity to learn by experimenting from experienced facilitators, allowing participants to understand the steps and methodology of design, which could create new business and creative opportunities.

6 September 2013, 10.30 – 13.30    
Don Tae Lee
- Product Innovation by Insight & Foresight

9 September 2013, 10.30 – 17.30    
Marc Stickdorn
- Service Design: Co-Creating Meaningful Experiences with Customers

3) International Symposium Fully booked

See Agenda

Date: 7-8 September 2013
Venue: Scala Theater

Join experience and knowledge sharing sessions facilitated by 8 world-class thinkers and designers who can take varying ingredients to create products and services that can respond to humans’ increasingly complex needs.

7 September 2013 – Hide & Seek Creative Insight
Try putting yourself in consumers’ shoes. Listen and seek for hidden needs to achieve new creative views that are conducive to the designs that can improve quality of life in the community and national levels.

Yoon C. Lee - Head of Samsung Electronics America’s Product Innovation Team with over 20 years’ experience in many areas of product design and development.

Chris Downs  - One of the first Service Design founders in UK who co-founded live/work, and Principal of international experience design firm Method's London studio

Don Tae Lee
- Co-President of Tangerine, a UK-based design consultancy which rearranged seating configuration for the British Airways and boosted annual profit by $738 million.

Dai Fujiwara - Cutting-edge fashion innovator behind the success of Issey Miyake

8 September 2013 – Lost & Found Creative Business
Discover design methodology from overlooked angles to achieve creative product and business design.

Marc Stickdorn - Co-author of “This Is Service Design Thinking” who specialises in service design in tourism context

Andy Miah - Bio-ethics and emerging technologies expert who founded interdisciplinary research institute Creative Futures

Udom Taepanich  - Comedian who draws humour from his sharp insights on everyday life and pioneered stand-up comedy in Thailand

Naoto Fukasawa - Designer who achieves Muji’s design minimalism

4) Networking Session Fully booked
Date: 5-8 September 2013

           4.1) Meet the people
           Date : 5-6 September 2013
           Venue : Member Lounge, TCDC

Selected participants will get the opportunity to meet with one of the 3 Symposium speakers in an experience-sharing and network-building session for free. (session worth 20,000 baht)

Marc Stickdorn - 5 September 2013 / 10.30 - 12.00
Applicants must have experience or an interest in service design and tourism.

Don Tae Lee - 5 September 2013 / 14.00 - 15.30
Applicants must have experience or an interest in industrial design, product design and design strategy.

Yoon C. Lee - 6 September 2013 / 10.30 - 12.00 Cancelled
Applicants must have experience or an interest in innovation and product development.

See Terms and How to Apply
Terms and conditions
1. Each applicant can participate in one networking session (1 speaker) only.
2. Open to 5 participants per 1 speaker only.

How to apply
1. Send us a letter introducing yourself along with your CV.
2. State the reason why you are interested in meeting with the speaker you choose.
3. Explain how you might collaborate with the speaker or how this activity can help you further your business.
5. Email to info@cu-tcdc.com with the subject “Meet the People: Name of a speaker you choose”. Today - 5 August 2013
6. Selected participants will be contacted by 13 August 2013.

           4.2) Showcase
           Date : 7-8 September 2013
           Venue : Scala Theater

Explore a showcase of service design methodology of Thai creative designers and entrepreneurs.

  • International Symposium Scala Theater

Super Early Bird
Till 17 Jul.
Early Bird
Till 17 Aug.
Regular Price
After 17 Aug.
- TCDC Member                     
- Corporate group of 10 Tickets or more
Student22Y-Under (Show ID to buy at TCDC only)200400600

TCDC 5th Anniversary Card Holders(Silver and Platinum)
Get your free tickets of International Symposium (7 - 8 Sep) at TCDC Information Counter until 17 July only.

TCDC Chiang Mai will live-stream the International Symposium for members at the Auditorium. Only 50 seats available! Please book your seat for each speaker at www.cu-tcdc.com or 052 080 500 #311 Available 1 August onwards

  • International Workshop@TCDC

Early Bird
Till 17 Aug.
Regular Price
After 17 Aug.
TCDC Member1,2502,000
Non-member (Available 1 Aug.)1.6502,500

Apply and Buy Ticket at www.cu-tcdc.com
& TCDC Information Counter Tel.02-664-8448 /10.30 - 21.00 (Closed Mondays)

*TCDC reserves the right to make any changes without prior notice

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