Managing Design 2018 is on Wednesday May 9 and Thursday May 10. The schedule for each day is as follows:

Wednesday May 9 - Design leadership summit

Time Presentation/Activity
12.30 Registration opens
12.30 Lunch
1.00 Summit commences
3.00 Afternoon tea
3.30 Summit recommences
5.00 Summit complete

Thursday May 10 - Conference session


8.30 Registration opens
9.00 Conference starts
9.15 Katja Forbes: You're not a designer, you're a coach
10.05 Stephen Collins: Building design capability in every client
10.30 Morning tea
11.00 Laura Van Doore: Forging a rock solid design discipline 
11.25 Anthony Sonego: Toto and the art of building collaborative design teams
11.45 Cassandra Kelsall: Transforming design leads into design leaders
12.30 Lunch
1.30 Patrick Thompson: Introducing mindfulness into your team to unleash their potential
1.55 Emily Handlin: Design and marketing - how to stop fighting and start winning
2.20 Amir Ansari: To do or not to do
3.05 Afternoon tea
3.45 Kirsty Elderton: We're customer centric now
4.10 Karina Smith: Capability building and design led culture
5.00 Conference complete