Design Futures Symposium: Of Systems and Prototypes
Segment 1 ‘Of Systems and Prototypes’
Investigate system thinking and the practice of prototyping as key concepts to engage with complexity and envision a better future for all. Join this session and hear more from architectural scientist Dr Mae-ling Lokko (Ghana/USA), sustainable fashion advocate Shaway Yeh (China), and civil servant Dr Aaron Maniam (Singapore).
02:55 – Dr Mae-ling Lokko: Of Systems and Prototypes
Founder, Willow Technologies (Ghana)
Assistant Prof., Yale University (USA)
12:36 – Shaway Yeh: Redesign Fashion System
Founder, yehyehyeh (China)
23:46 – Dr Aaron Maniam: Everything, Everywhere, Everyone all at Once
Deputy Secretary (Industry and International) & Chief, Global Positioning Strategy, Ministry of Communications and Information (Singapore)
34:28 – Panel Discussion: Of Systems and Prototypes
Moderated by Paola Antonelli
Organised by DesignSingapore Council and SUTD DesignZ, the inaugural Design Futures Symposium at Singapore Design Week 2022 explored how design can be used with a sense of agency to create a better future for our complex world.