Wednesday, September 13, 2017

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Business Innovation Factory Summit

  • September 13, 2017
  • Business Innovation Factory
  • 201 Washington St., Providence, RI 02903

At the Business Innovation Factory (BIF) Summit, 500 people come together in a historic theater to hear 15-minute stories of transformation, as 32 people from many different industries and sectors tell the...

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Experiential Learning by Design

  • September 14, 2017
  • 12:00 pm — 1:30 pm
  • IYRS
  • IYRS School of Technology and Trades (Brooks Building), 449 Thames St., Newport, RI 02840

High-tech innovation is rapidly reshaping the modern learning community. Delivering a high quality educational experience is different today. At IYRS, our students engage in making high-caliber 3-dimensional objects at scale....

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Economic Luncheon: Smart Cities Design

  • September 14, 2017
  • 12:00 pm — 1:30 pm
  • Newport Chamber of Commerce
  • 518 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI

​Hosted to align with DESIGN WEEK RI, Newport Chamber of Commerce hosts Niek Veraart of Louis Berger Group at their Economic Update Luncheon. Niek will discuss Smart Cities design concepts...

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These Walls Can Talk: Celebrating Doris Duke as Tastemaker

  • September 14, 2017
  • 4:00 pm — 6:00 pm
  • Design New England
  • 680 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI 02840

Fine and decorative arts connoisseur, fashion icon, and preservationist, Doris Duke (1912-1993) left an indelible mark on all things design. Design New England magazine channeled her astute taste and style...

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Art, Fashion & Celebrity Culture with Designer Leah Benjamin

  • September 14, 2017
  • 5:00 pm — 9:00 pm
  • Newport Art Museum
  • 76 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI 02840

The Newport Art Museum and DESIGNxRI invite you to join us in a collaborative design event, “Art, Fashion & Celebrity Culture with Designer Leah Benjamin.” Admire the stunning architecture of...

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  • September 14, 2017
  • 5:30 pm — 8:00 pm
  • NAIL
  • 63 Eddy St., Providence, RI 02903

Teams of two will face off in a two-hour event aimed at solving a creative/design problem for a local non-profit. At the start of the event, a representative from...

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Drink+Ink

  • September 14, 2017
  • 6:30 pm — 8:30 pm
  • AS220
  • 131 Washington St., Providence, RI 02903

Let the printers at the AS220 Community Printshop guide you through several low-key and fun printing projects in a relaxed environment. Hang out, socialize, and learn from the welcoming members...