London Design Festival has arrived and is already taking over the city. Icon will be hosting a series of talks and events during the course of the festival. Read on for more.
Design Junction, Thursday 20th September, 5 pm
Drones are quickly changing the way companies across a multitude of industries operate. With increased use in rescue operations, building safety inspections, law enforcement and disaster management, leading voices in drone technologies discuss the latest technological advancements. Icon Editor Priya Khanchandani will be chairing a lively discussion with Stephanie Chaltiel, architect and creator of Mud Shell Project & Iain Macbeth, Head of Foresight at Transport for London.
100% Design, Friday 21st September, 11 am
Farshid Moussavi is one of the foremost British architects working today. Moussavi is behind varied buildings known for their unique materiality and is known for her feminist credentials, having recently spearheaded the Voices of Women protest at the Venice Biennale.
Icon Hub at 100% Design, Saturday 22nd September
A series of talks based around our London Special issue- including Nex Architecture, Fiona Scott of Gort Scott and a third session about the Camden High Line.
Exhibition Road Day of Design, Sunday 23rd September, 10:30 am to 5 pm
Priya Khanchandani will be hosting a day of talks run jointly between the Exhibition Road institutions and organised by LDF at the V&A.