Led by Sandy Tinari, a photojournalist and brand specialist, who is DIDI’s very own Head of Marketing.
DIDI Associate Dean, Hani Asfour, and Lab Manager and Product Designer, Hernan Hoentsch, discuss the history of chair design and will run a workshop to prototype a scale model of your own chair.
Build a consistent brand image with simple tips and tricks to successfully photographing your design portfolios, projects and processes. With Sandy Tinari and Hernan Hoentsch. Please bring your own camera or smartphone.
*This Photography workshop is held during the University’s design photography exhibition, DIDI x Dubai, which is open daily from 24 to 30 June at the DIDI campus in Building 4, Dubai Design District.
A cross-generational exploration of the world of design in Dubai through the eyes of the city’s creatives.
DIDI x Louai: 18-year-old French-Lebanese portrait photographer, Louai Moureh, explores the intersection between design and creativity among the city’s emerging young talent.
DIDI x Franze: Street photographer, Franze Allen, discovers design’s influence on the public realm, reflecting on the quietest design moments that help shape our city.
DIDI x Sandy: Design Stories. Meet Dubai’s design community as seen through the lens of British-Australian photojournalist and marketer, Sandy Tinari, a DIDI team member.
Learn a new design skill that will change the way you look at visual storytelling, with DIDI Associate Dean, Hani Asfour.
If a picture is worth a thousand words, a good infographic is worth a thousand pages.
Design and innovation are a continual process of creativity and learning. Learn the powerful design tool that is ideation with design professional Mike Honzik of GES Middle East.
Dedicated to design and creative expression? Meet the Dean of DIDI, Sass Brown, for coffee, creative discussion and receive real-world feedback of your design work!
Explore the world of fashion with DIDI Dean, Sass Brown.
Join our Associate dean, Hani Asfour in tracing the history of modern chair design and its cultural impact.
Location: Dubai design District (d3), building 4, DIDI campus
Join our Deans for a very special session as they reveal the design jobs of the future!
- Fashion – Sass Brown (10am-10.30am)
- Multimedia – Hani Asfour (10.30 – 11am)
- Wearable tech design – Lucy Ziegler (11am – 11.30am)
- Creative review for your work (11am-12pm)
In this workshop we will explore methods of presenting your idea or work to persuade your audience to agree with you and buy into your idea. You will learn a valuable skill in a world of disruptive ideas to help your vision stand out from the crowd. You will learn how to communicate and present, engage your audience, and drive them to the decision you seek. The workshop will also help you address the common pitfalls and fears of public speaking and presentation. Depending on the size of the class, attendees may have an opportunity to practice pitching an idea in front of others.
Join Peter Shoonmaker in exploring what do people think about design epiphanies, and what role do they play in our lives.
Book your seat to learn how to build a strong design portfolio. This workshop is designed for students.
Participate in design activities, explore design careers and meet the DIDI team.
Learn the techniques of prototyping in association with ‘Project Design Space’.
Amit Patel will take you through the design process from start to finish to create a unique, intuitive and useful digital product.