Panel Discussion: INNOVATION BY DESIGN: Geeks, Style Gurus and Sciencepreneurs (part of the World Science Festival)

Event date: Sunday 24 March 2019
Event location: Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC), South Brisbane, Queensland
Website: http://www.worldsciencefestival.com.au/program/events/innovation-by-design

In today’s fast-paced, technology-driven world, the competition to bring a new idea to market is fiercer than ever. Welcome to the rise of sciencepreneurship, where scientists, designers and industry work together to streamline the challenging processes required to achieve groundbreaking outcomes. A group of innovators, including QUT Fashion Lecturer Dr Alice Payne, explain the science behind their inspirations, from wearable technology and smart fashion to medical and engineering devices.