Maison et Objet 2018: Best Design Conferences You Must Attend (DAY 03)
Maison et Objet 2018: Best Design Conferences You Must Attend (DAY 03) — Are you looking for an easy and accurate way to keep a step ahead on how evolving consumer trends and brand offers? If so, you definitely must consider attending to some of the most challenging design events on the Planet.
On January 19-23, 2018, Paris will be the favorite destination for professional designers and design lovers from all corner of the world. All because Maison et Objet Paris is also a great opportunity to attend to some of the best conferences in the Design industry. Since Interior Design Magazines‘ editors cannot miss the great opportunity of covering the main trends during this event, here some great info to help you organize your visit. So how about we get started on the right foot by exploring the big conferences that will take place during the event? Take a look at what will be waiting for you on the Maison et Objet 3rd day!
The CONFERENCE AREA hosts 5 to 6 keynotes speeches and discussions a day on subjects varying from hospitality to retail, talks with exceptional designers, inspiring new concepts in interior design and the newest trends. Decoding the show’s main trend theme for January 2018 called “SHOW ROOM” is one of the main events to feature here.
WHAT DESIGN IS RIGHT WHEN “HOME SWEET HOME” BECOMES A “SHOW-ROOM”? 11:00 – 11:45am
In this social media age, when we are all creative directors of our own interiors, how are designers acting and reacting? An encounter and round-table with Dorothée Meilichzon, Rodolphe Parente, and the POOLstudio (Léa Padovani and Sébastien Kieffer). Dorothée Meilichzon, Interior Designer, Rodolphe Parente, Interior Designer, and Studio POOL (Léa Padovani and Sébastien Kieffer), Moderated by Anne Eveillard, Journalist. More info
HOW TO SPOT AND PRODUCE NEW DESIGNERS? 12:00 – 12:45pm
Michel Roset (Ligne Roset) and Amélie du Passage (Petite Friture) share with us their ambitions for the new generation of designers. How do they spot new talent? What’s at stake for a renowned design editor, or for a young design house? Michel Roset, general manager of ROSET – CINNA, Amélie du Passage, founder of PETITE FRITURE, Moderated by Sylvie Adigard, producer and journalist. More info
PARIS-KYOTO: THE DESIGN AND CRAFTSMANSHIP EXPERIENCE 02:00 – 02:45pm
For four years now, Ateliers de Paris has been working with companies in Kyoto in an enriching collaboration as part of the Kyoto Contemporary program: a collection of objects created using ancient craftsmanship, but with a new spin through the eyes of young Parisian designers. With Pierre Charrié & Astrid Hauton, Designers, Mitsuru Yokohama & Takuya Nomura, Craftpersons, Françoise Seince, Director, Les Ateliers de Paris – Moderated by Sylvie Adigard, Producer and Journalist. More info
SEBASTIAN HERKNER, TRAVELING DESIGNER, A PLURAL APPROACH 04:00 – 04:45pm
Is Sebastian Herkner changing the very nature of what a designer is defined to be? By leveling the common ground between craftsmanship and industrial manufacturing in the international industrial design community he is changing the industry from within. With Sebastian Herkner, Designer, Moderated by Guy-Claude AGBOTON, Journalist, IDEAT. More info
Advice and innovation dedicated to retail outlets Exploring best practices, studying emerging trends and sharing experiences cutting-edge debates/workshops conducted by retail specialists.
PIMP MY ROOM: INSPIRATION FOR RETAIL 11:00 – 11:30am
The digital world is shaking up home décor and forcing professionals to use new methods to capture attention. Pimp my Room showcases products directly in consumers’ homes. Thus, inspiration allows for an enriched customer experience. More info
DIGITAL STORYDOING: FOR AN EFFECTIVE CLIENT EXPERIENCE 12:00 – 12:30pm
Your clients are digitally savvy and emotionally driven. Disruption through the implementation of digital storydoing is a winning strategy. It allows you to create a digital client experience that is satisfying, unique, and effective. More info
BIG DATA FOR SMALL BUSINESS: DATA FOR RETAIL 01:00 – 01:30pm
The digital revolution that has taken place over the past 20 years has shaken up retail and brought to the fore a new way to consume, e-commerce, and, more than anything, a new gateway for all types of stores, the website. With Constance Rietzler, co-founder, Alphalyr. More info
MERCHANDISING: SIMPLE METHODS TO MAKE YOU STAND OUT FROM THE CROWD 02:00 – 02:30pm
New consumer expectations, the explosion of immersive experiences, the development of retail circuits: Grismarine helps you stick to what matters. Concrete examples of success and a few flops! A sample view of the 2018 Foresight study. More info
LAWS OF ATTRACTION: RETAIL DESIGN YOUR CUSTOMERS WILL LOVE 03:00 – 03:30pm
Tempt your customers with a retail layout that will get them in the door. Miami-based designers Jay Britto and David Charette share the latest cutting-edge technologies, materials, and designs that make brick-and-mortar shops exciting and relevant. More info
THE INFLUENCE OF COLOR IN THE RETAIL ENVIRONMENT 04:00 – 04:30pm
Backed by the latest neuroscientific studies, designer Jean-Gabriel Causse will show you how important color is in our environment, and will reveal the specific effects of each color. More info
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