In collaboration with Dezeen as an official program partner within the framework of the 10th anniversary of the Vienna Design Week, ewo presents a new edition of ’ewoTALKS’:

‚Industry 4.0 – The Future is Now‘At the 2016 Vienna Design Week, ewo has chosen as a central theme the vision Industry 4.0 and its cyberphysical approach to technology that brings along with it dramatic changes through the networking of machines, factories, and logistics chains. Marcus Fairs, founder of the online Architecture and Design Magazine Dezeen, enters into discussion with designer Clemens Weisshaar of the designer duo Kram/Weisshaar along with additional guests on the rapid changes in society and industry and the potentials that will be released through this on creative forces. The talk will center on the opportunities and challenges of the digital future, with a special focus on industrial design.

The talk, with a cocktail reception following, will take place on October 5 at 7:00 PM in the auditorium at this year’s festival center, the former Bothe & Ehrmann exhibition halls on Schloßgasse 14 in the Margareten district that is in focus for this edition. The official program of the Vienna Design week can be found here.

Industry 4.0 - The Future is Now
05/10/16, 7:00 PM with cocktail reception afterward
Festival Center Auditorium of the Vienna Design Week,
Schloßgasse 14, 1050 Vienna
Language: English

Photography: David Levene