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Lisa White

6 posts  |  Last entry Jul 04, 2019

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Design activism from Africa

As we enter the second half of 2019, taking stock of goals for 2020, 2021, and into 2022, I find myself going back to my notes from Design Indaba

Design Indaba day one: 25 insights for 25 years

The Design Indaba conference will be 25 next year, and here are some of the most thought-provoking comments from the speakers from the 2019 offering, in a three part series on WGSN.

Let’s do this! Design Indaba 2019

Design Indaba begins on February 27th, and the excitement in Cape Town is palpable. Forget the crashing waves, palm trees and sun – everyone is here for the ideas. Here's what we're most excited by.

The Vision 2020: The macro trends that will fix the future

Embracing the importance of new voices, inter-generational perspectives, and a world where our emotional needs cannot be fulfilled by a smartphone, we will move away from tired marketing, traditional corporate structures, and mass consumption.

Africa

From Design Indaba to a youthful population: Africa is on (creative) fire!

At WGSN last week, we held intense seminars and workshops sharing trends from our global editors, and from these one thing became certain: Africa is on fire, and African youth are going to change the world.

The Vision 2019: The most influential macro trends for next year

For 2019, in times of extremism and uncertainty, we are seeing powerful reactions to events around the globe. It’s time to be proactive.