KINGS PLACE, LONDON | NOVEMBER 17

For one day only, we’re bringing together the best and brightest brains in disability inclusivity to discuss the issue, highlighting opportunities for brands to truly make a difference, to those considered different.


Who's talking?

Jonathan Allan, Sales Director, Channel 4 Jonathan Chaired the panel of judges for the £1m Channel 4 ‘Superhumans wanted’ competition.  

Jonathan Allan,
Sales Director, Channel 4

Jonathan Chaired the panel of judges for the £1m Channel 4 ‘Superhumans wanted’ competition.
 

Liz Jackson, Founder, Inclusive Design + Fashion Collective Liz launched the first fashion trade association for businesses and designers serving the needs of people with disabilities. 

Liz Jackson,
Founder, Inclusive Design + Fashion Collective

Liz launched the first fashion trade association for businesses and designers serving the needs of people with disabilities. 

Tom Pokinko, Head of Research, Open Inclusion With an extensive background in inclusive design, Tom helps direct insights from people with disabilities to help create better user experiences for everybody.

Tom Pokinko, Head of Research, Open Inclusion

With an extensive background in inclusive design, Tom helps direct insights from people with disabilities to help create better user experiences for everybody.

Elizabeth DePoy and Stephen Gilson, Co-Authors of Design and Branding for Disability The world’s leading branding and disability academic duo.

Elizabeth DePoy and Stephen Gilson,
Co-Authors of Design and Branding for Disability

The world’s leading branding and disability academic duo.

Simon Minty, MD, Sminty Ltd Simon has helped to improve the portrayal of disabled people on screen and has worked with BBC, Channel 4, Five and Sky Television.    

Simon Minty,
MD, Sminty Ltd

Simon has helped to improve the portrayal of disabled people on screen and has worked with BBC, Channel 4, Five and Sky Television.
 
 

Susan Scott-Parker OBE, CEO, Business Disability International Susan is uniquely placed to identify the challenges and opportunities for global organisations wishing to address the impact of disability.

Susan Scott-Parker OBE,
CEO, Business Disability International

Susan is uniquely placed to identify the challenges and opportunities for global organisations wishing to address the impact of disability.

Graham Pullin Author of Design Meets Disability and founder of Hands of X Design consultant turned disability-related design academic.  

Graham Pullin
Author of Design Meets Disability and founder of Hands of X

Design consultant turned disability-related design academic.
 

Kate Monaghan, Broadcaster & MD, MarkThree Media Kate started her TV life on Blue Peter. She now runs MarkThree Media as well as being a presenter & driving force behind the BBC Ouch channel.  

Kate Monaghan,
Broadcaster & MD, MarkThree Media

Kate started her TV life on Blue Peter. She now runs MarkThree Media as well as being a presenter & driving force behind the BBC Ouch channel.
 

Rick Williams, MD Freeney Williams Rick specialises in the field of disability equality. He has extensive disability consultancy experience and as provided help to many international organisations.

Rick Williams,
MD Freeney Williams

Rick specialises in the field of disability equality.
He has extensive disability consultancy experience and as provided help to many international organisations.

Ramy El-Bergamy, On-Screen Diversity Executive, Channel 4 As part of Channel 4’s Year of Disability, Ramy has been tasked to increase disability visibility by 20%.

Ramy El-Bergamy,
On-Screen Diversity Executive, Channel 4

As part of Channel 4’s Year of Disability, Ramy has been tasked to increase disability visibility by 20%.

Rie Nørregaard, Co-Founder, OMHU Rie has created design solutions for well-known consumer brands such as OXO, Johnson & Johnson, Samsung, Microsoft, Nike and Sony Ericsson.  

Rie Nørregaard,
Co-Founder, OMHU

Rie has created design solutions for well-known consumer brands such as OXO, Johnson & Johnson, Samsung, Microsoft, Nike and Sony Ericsson.
 

Ros King, Director of Marketing Communications, LBG Ros has set LBG the task of accurately portraying the 'New Normal', through communications across Lloyds Bank, Halifax & Bank of Scotland. 

Ros King,
Director of Marketing Communications, LBG

Ros has set LBG the task of accurately portraying the 'New Normal', through communications across Lloyds Bank, Halifax & Bank of Scotland. 


where is it?

The inaugural Designable event will be taking place at Kings Place, in the heart of Kings Cross.

 

Address: 90 York Way, London N1 9AG

Phone: 020 7520 1490

Email: info@kingsplace.co.uk

Time: 9:00 - 17:00

Click here for information on access to the venue.
If you have any specific requirements, be sure to let them know ahead of the event. 


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