Design Leadership 2019 will be a two-day event exploring the issues, methods, philosophies and strategies of Design Leadership in Australia and abroad.

The program

This conference is a two-day event dedicated to design leadership - looking at the issues facing design leaders at all levels, from career development to team dynamics, fostering creativity, collaboration, cooperation and stakeholder engagement; making the case for Design, and making an impact.

This event includes a half-day Leadership Summit on May 15 and a one-day presentation program on May 16. Tickets to each day are sold separately. 

It’s a community conference

The conference will be focused on the Australian design research community, with presentations by local and overseas speakers and opportunities to share experiences with each other.

Who is it for

The event targets all designers hoping to take a more proactive role in furthering the design practice within their organisation.

Who’s responsible

Design Leadership 2019 will be run by the team at UX Events (Steve Baty, Chelsea Baldwin-Haddon, and Ricky Onsman).