Look out for keynote speakers including: Oki Sato of Nendo (which translates from Japanese to ‘Play Doh’), who is known to tell powerful stories through his work; our very own Patrick Chia of d.lab; and Shanghainese design duo, Neri & Hu. The latter has been awarded the title of Designer of the Year at this year’s MAISON&OBJET ASIA. The event is open to the public on March 13, from noon to 6pm at $35.
Founders, editors and creatives from independent US, UK and Singaporean magazines like Fantastic Man, Magculture and The Gourmand will speak at The U Symposium. They will discuss issues related to print, online media and current magazine culture, such as content creation for the modern reader.