Who we are

And a little about what we do.

University of Greenwich University of Greenwich

The University of Greenwich is one of London’s largest universities, Greenwich celebrates its 130th anniversary in 2019. The university has three iconic campuses in London and Kent, and heritage of education, discovery and technological innovation. An ambitious institution, it takes an innovative and modern approach to teach, research and enterprise and is thoroughly committed to […]

School of Design School of Design

The School of Design is one of the newest in the university. The school was founded in 2018, to amalgamate the students and programmes in emerging creative practices across the faculty, and to focus the energies of staff and students in a way that encourages collaboration and skill sharing across a wide range of creative […]

Design Thinking Design Thinking

The Design Thinking course is linked with the Design Roast open.lecture.series and focuses on the established theories of the history of conceptual design and encourages students to further investigate collaboration further. This module also introduces students to the rapidly changing of the creative industries and puts them on contact with the range of current ideologies […]

Thursday 28 March 2019 | Nico Macdonald | The dangers of liberal centred design

Thursday 28 March 2019When: Thursdays 19:00-20.00Place: LT004 – Stockwell Street, University of Greenwich map Nico Macdonald |twitter.com/Nico_MacdonaldThe dangers of liberal centred design. The design industries embrace diversity in everything except politics; users are at the centre except when their politics don’t fit. Nico has been studying the politics of the creative industries since co-founding the […]

Thursday 9 February 2017 | Ana Kirova | Changing Society Through Design

Thursday 9 February 2017 | Ana Kirova | Changing Society Through Design

Thursday 9 February 2017 when: Thursdays 19:30 place: LT004 – Stockwell Street, University of Greenwich Ana Kirova | Changing Society Through Design A designer and project manager more specifically, Ana Kirova is a designer and project manager for feeld- a very open minded dating app. During her talk, she will explore how the design language […]

About Design roast.open.lecture series

About Design roast.open.lecture series

The Design Roast is a new open discussion group for anyone interested in creative design practices and theories of cross-disciplinarity, interactive design, new media technologies, visual communication and philosophies of the state-of-the current and future design. The idea is derived from “The Thursday Club” – Goldsmith’s, University of London- founded by Professor Janis Jefferies in […]

3 April 2014- Preparing for the “Real” Design world – Bahador Katouzian “GoUp”

3 April 2014- Preparing for the “Real” Design world – Bahador Katouzian “GoUp”

I am a student; then a graduate; then unemployed; then a Masters of Arts student; then unemployed again….. Not exactly like that but something like…. I was a student; with experiences; with passion about design; with a postgraduate degree that found a job and started a career in creative industries…. Hmmm!!! that sounds better As […]

20 March 2014 – Creative Professions & Digital Arts – Prof Gregory Sporton

20 March 2014 – Creative Professions & Digital Arts – Prof Gregory Sporton

Gregory Sporton, Professor of Digital Creativity, Head of the Creative Professions & Digital Arts Department UoG profile Projects Gregory’s research focuses on the application and development of new technologies in the visual and performing arts. Having been attracted to the potential of new technologies for creative practice, and spending some time exploring and repurposing them […]

13 March 2014 – Pat Tierney – branding / strategy and art direction

13 March 2014 – Pat Tierney – branding / strategy and art direction

I am obsessed by game changing ideas, over my professional career I have developed a clear mantra by which I live my creative life. All my work is ideas focused and developed from a clear and concise creative concept. I still get the same euphoric feeling from great ideas as when I first took my […]

6 March 2014 –  BELL DESIGN transform brands, business, behaviour and lives {Ian Allisson}

6 March 2014 – BELL DESIGN transform brands, business, behaviour and lives {Ian Allisson}

  BELL DESIGN By Ian Alisson Strategy and Creative Director transform brands, business, behaviour and lives. Globally and locally, economies, businesses and societies are constantly changing; if you stand still, you’re left behind. To create sustainable prosperity and well-being, you need to transform your brand, your business, the way you communicate, the way you behave. It’s […]

27 Feb 2014 – Britain’s Design Emblem – Royal Festival Hall – Naomi Games

27 Feb 2014 – Britain’s Design Emblem – Royal Festival Hall – Naomi Games

A discussion about Abrams Games design. The official War Designer.   Having been brought up in a home where their father also worked, Naomi Games, her brother and sister and their mother, became Abram Games’ sternest critics. As he completed each design, he would ask his family to comment. If his children failed to grasp […]

20 Feb 2014 – Digitas LBi – A Design storytelling

20 Feb 2014 – Digitas LBi – A Design storytelling

Web: http://www.lbi.co.uk/ http://twitter.com/#!/LBiLondon http://www.linkedin.com/company/3807 ONE OF THE BIGGEST DIGITAL AGENCIES IN EUROPE Presented by C. Lee Ball Showreel : www.youtube.com/embed/M9TVC-kFujY We take our clients on a journey of digital transformation – from getting the basics just right to leading the market through head-turning innovation. We don’t mind where our clients start their journey. All we ask for […]

13 February 2014-  {Chris Smyth} Creative Arts Network – a platform for Church-connected creatives

13 February 2014- {Chris Smyth} Creative Arts Network – a platform for Church-connected creatives

Chris Smyth, graduated with a first Honors Degree in Graphic & Digital Design, launched the Creative Arts Network, with branding and site design by Leeds-based consultancy Boxhead, as a space to showcase work from creatives working ‘in, with, or for Churches across the world’, also giving them a place to network and get advice on […]

30 January 2014- Sam Gordon Present his work in Framestore :: “gravity” || Alex Goddard in App design

30 January 2014- Sam Gordon Present his work in Framestore :: “gravity” || Alex Goddard in App design

Our recent graduates Sam Gordon and Alexandra Goddard, will be talking about their work in the creative industries. Sam Gordon, 3D Artist/Modeller (web) (modeller for Gravity film) Currenlty Sam is working as 3D Artist/Modeller in Framestore,  a British visual effects company based near Oxford Street in London. Formed in 1986, it acquired the Computer Film Company in 1997. […]

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9 may 2013 – Four Generations of Design Futures Graduates

9 may 2013 – Four Generations of Design Futures Graduates

Four generations of our graduates coming back to the Design Futures department to talk about their experiences after gained a BA hons degree. Watch part of the presentation on VIMEO here 2008 Chris Smyth – Creative Director – BA Hons in Graphic and Digital Design 2009 Giles Farmer – 3D Designer / Lecturer in Animation […]

2 May 2013 –  Why Not Associates – Gustavo Fernandes

2 May 2013 – Why Not Associates – Gustavo Fernandes

Theme: “Dresses, Eats, Drinks and Smokes with the airs and graces of a human being” by Gustavo Fernandes – Why not Associates – why not associates is a british graphic design company with global reach. we turn our passion for design into commercial success for clients in business, government and the public sector. for nearly […]

25 April 2013- Off the Cloud and Into the Cave: Designing for Tomorrow’s Digital Dystopia Today at Südthüringer-Wald-Institut

25 April 2013- Off the Cloud and Into the Cave: Designing for Tomorrow’s Digital Dystopia Today at Südthüringer-Wald-Institut

Off the Cloud and Into the Cave: Designing for Tomorrow’s Digital Dystopia Today at Südthüringer-Wald-Institut presented by Jason Reizner   Off the Cloud and Into the Cave: Designing for Tomorrow’s Digital Dystopia Today at Südthüringer-Wald-Institut Südthüringer-Wald-Institut is an independent, distributed research organization founded in a cave 200m deep below the Southern Thuringian Forest in the […]

18 April 2013 – Virgin Atlantic unveils new website, Christopher Ball

18 April 2013 – Virgin Atlantic unveils new website, Christopher Ball

LBi: A Marketing & Technology Agency for the Digital World : lbi.com Presented by Christopher Lee Ball With over 2,200 experts in 17 countries and 32 offices around the world, we’re drawn from a huge variety of disciplines and backgrounds, including creative, technology, strategy and media. And we’re united by our belief that blending our […]

21 Mar 2013 – Linkedin UK – Global Creative Solutions

21 Mar 2013 – Linkedin UK – Global Creative Solutions

  Thursday 21 March 2013 6.30 – 8.30pm QA 180, Greenwich Campus Open Lecture “How today’s evolving workplace requires multi-skilled individuals ready to adapt to company’s changing needs.” Emilie Rabot :Advertising Operations Technical Producer at LinkedIn & Iain Gilmore: Global Creative Solutions Lead at LinkedIn Iain Gilmore has been working at LinkedIn for nearly 4 […]

14 Mar 2013 – We Pick Cherries: Creative Recruitment Agency

14 Mar 2013 – We Pick Cherries: Creative Recruitment Agency

Amy Hart, presents: Creative Recruitment Agency Owner of Creative Recruitment Agency visit the website: We Pick Cherries Traditionally trained as an Artist & Lecturer with a first class honours degree and recent masters from Goldsmiths University of London coupled with a Lecturer’s qualification. Amy has taught at several universities and colleges at both degree, masters level […]

20 Feb 2013 – Mathieu Leborgne: Electronic Arts & 3D Game Design

20 Feb 2013 – Mathieu Leborgne: Electronic Arts & 3D Game Design

  Mathieu Leborgne, graduated from Design Futures Department few years ago will give a talk about his work as a 3D motion graphics Designer ( http://mathieuleborgne.com/ ) 3D / Motion designer Mathieu currently working in EA ( http://www.ea.com/uk ) Electronic Arts – In-game user interface design and animation – Cut-scenes design and integration – 3D modeling and […]

31 Jan 2013 – Abram Games: British Design During the WW2

31 Jan 2013 – Abram Games: British Design During the WW2

Naomi Games presents Abram Games work. Born Abraham Games in Whitechapel, London on July 29th, the day after World War I began in 1914, he was the son of Joseph Games, a Latvian photographer, and Sarah, a seamstress born on the border of Russia and Poland. His father anglicized the family name to Games when […]