Talk & Discussion

Design Matters: Designing for Tomorrow - Roo Rogers in conversation with Richard Rogers

19 Sep 2018

 / 6:30pm to 8:30pm
 / Free
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What role does design have in creating a better future?

Hear Pritzer Prize winning architect Richard Rogers in conversation with his son Roo Rogers, as they unpick how design makes a difference across generations and countries.

Architect Richard Rogers – best known for pioneering buildings such as the Centre Pompidou in Paris, the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg and the Millennium Dome in London – is one of the most influential architects of his generation.

Roo Rogers is a creative and business leader who takes a unique human centered approach to venture development, which has brought success in the Silicon Valley as well as markets such as Pakistan, Bangladesh, Kenya and Rwanda. Roo is behind the SPRING Accelerator, which is driving growth-stage businesses to scale and transforming the lives of adolescent girls across 9 countries in East Africa and South Asia.