ilovedesign LIVE Speaker Line-up Confirmed
The Who’s Who of the UK Design Community Get Together to Share Their Creative Secrets
LONDON - 6/1/2009 -
ilovedesign.com in association with Quark and Design Week last week revealed that they will be hosting an exciting new live design event called 8x8 London this July. This event will bring together 8 of the UK’s most influential and exciting creatives from a range of design disciplines including graphic design, interactive and Web, who will have just 8 minutes each to share what inspires and motivates them.
The speaker line-up includes some real industry heavyweights, making it a must attend event for any designer out there. Ben Terrett, Partner, Really Interesting Group and blogger http://noisydecentgraphics.typepad.com will be hosting the event and will be joined by the following high flyers:
1. Iain Tait, Creative Partner at Poke http://www.pokelondon.com
2. Vaughan Oliver, Designer
3. Joel Gethin Lewis & Pete Hellicar (They come as a pair and together form Hellicar & Lewis) http://www.hellicarandlewis.com
4. Richard Hooker, Designer and Art Director at Wieden+Kennedy?http://www.wk.com
5. Matt Dent?http://www.mattdent.com
6. Alex Bec & Will Hudson, Co-founders at HudsonBec?http://www.hudsonbec.com
7. Jamie Wieck, Designer and Illustrator at Airside http://www.airside.co.uk
8. John Bateson
To purchase tickets and find out more about the event including full details on the speakers please visit http://www.ilovedesign.com/uk/live/.
“We are really thrilled with the calibre of the speakers and given their experience and background, we are expecting a very memorable evening. The response so far has been fantastic, so we highly recommend that you get your ticket soon before it sells out. 8x8 will be the must attend event in the UK design community calendar this summer, so you won’t want to miss out,” said Sarah Harwood, ilovedesign.com manager.
8x8 London takes place at 7:00pm on Wednesday 1st July, at Imperial College, London. Tickets are priced at £15 each with a student concession price of £10 (students should bring their student ID with them). To purchase a ticket and find out more, visit
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