On the evening of Wednesday, October 16th, Products of Design is proud to host a book launch party and panel discussion for Jane Penty’s new title, Product Design and Sustainability: Strategies, Tools and Practice, published by Routledge Press.
Jane will be joined by Erica Rosen, VP Marketing & Ryan Gist, Engineering Director at Biolite; Jane Abernethy, Chief Sustainability Officer at Humanscale; and Tom Chan, co-founder of Unocup to share their achievements and discuss how they approach the very real challenges of designing more sustainable products.
The event will start at 6:30pm. Program at 7:00 sharp.
Please RSVP HERE (required)
More about the book:
Product Design & Sustainability is a comprehensive and accessible text that delves into the broad, complex and fascinating causes of our un-sustainability as they relate to products and consumption and guides designers affirmatively through the most appropriate strategies and creative opportunities for transforming our products and services into tools for sustainable one-planet living.
Special thanks to the Product, Ceramic & Industrial Design programme at Central St. Martins, University of the Arts London.