October Design Events

Oct 5

Build Your Own Box Workshop

  • Taylor Box Company
  • 12:00 pm — 1:30 pm

Attendees who participate in this event will learn about designing award-winning paperboard packaging, then follow along with our Design Engineers to construct their own rigid box with the Taylor Box â€...

Oct 5

Digital Healthcare Design: Creating Connections with Remote Monitoring and Digital Ecosystems

  • NEMIC; Ximedica
  • 2:00 pm — 3:00 pm

Today, more than ever, digital healthcare technologies are at the forefront of innovation and use. Diagnostics, at-home monitoring devices, health monitoring apps and wearables, like the Apple watch, are used...

Oct 5

Stories of the Bay: How Art and Design Can Affect the Health of Our Waters

  • PVDFest Ideas Talk, Dept of Art, Culture + Tourism, KITE Architects
  • 3:30 pm — 5:00 pm

Design can make the invisible visible! Join this panel discussion hosted by KITE Architects and PVDFest Ideas to hear how Rhode Island practitioners are using design thinking, ancestral knowledge, and...

Oct 5

Design in Crisis: How the COVID-19 Crisis illustrates Social Impact Design

  • 5:30 pm — 7:00 pm

When COVID-19 hit the U.S., design visualizations helped us understand “flatten the curve”. When it rapidly progressed, makers of all backgrounds answered the call to supply masks while designers...