Thursday, September 13, 2018

Sep 13

Business Innovation Factory Summit 9/13-9/14

  • 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...

Sep 14

Solving the Housing Crisis: Where Does Design Fit In?

  • Union Studio Architecture & Community Design
  • 8:30 am — 10:00 am
  • 115 Empire St, Providence, 02903

There is a widely acknowledged housing crisis in the US today: workers and young families are finding it increasingly difficult to find housing they can afford that suits their needs....

Sep 14

Inclusive Design: Beyond Accessibility & Across Industries - SOLD OUT!

  • EveryWear
  • 12:00 pm — 1:30 pm
  • 111 Thayer Street

Design informs our interaction with technology, the construction of cities, the aesthetics of a restaurant, the functionality of automobiles, and the processes by which businesses operate. Design permeates all industries...

Sep 14

Calligraphy Workshop - SOLD OUT!

  • MojoTech
  • 2:00 pm — 4:00 pm
  • 56 Exchange Terrace, Providence, RI 02903

Calligraphy, the ancient art of writing beautifully, is a demanding and hard-to-learn skill in any form. In an increasingly screen-based industry, it’s an invaluable practice for grounding practitioners in...