Programme

The two-day programme covers the use of colour in design and it’s practical application in services and products. The first day will cover the science of colour, the second dat the role of colour in the work of designers, in the industry and for the consumer.

More information on the speakers of Business Meets Design can be found on the Speakers page


 

Day 1: Colour science

Cube Top Floor

  • 9:00 Official opening
    Jos Som, Mayor of Kerkrade

  • 9:15 Introduction & moodfilm 
    Moderator Dick Evers
  • 9:30 Colour Evolution 
    Faye Vogely, Science Communications Manager
  • 10:15 Just Red
    Thomas Boucoiran, Siegwerk AG
  • 11: 00 Break
  • 11:15 Eatable Colours
    Chloé Rutzerveld, Food designer 
  • 12:00 Colourmarks
    Rozbeh Asmani
  • 12:45 Resumé
    Moderator Dick Evers
  • 13:00 Colourful Lunch: Eat you Colours
  • 13:45 Light Science
    Pieter Seuntiens, Philips Lighting
  • 14:30 Colour Recycling
    Jessica den Hartog
  • 15:15 Resumé
    Moderator Dick Evers
  • 15:30 Presentation painting
    Main Hall Museumplein Limburg
  • 16:00 Give me your Colour
    Colour Workshops in the Design Labs 
  • 17:00 – 17:30 Showdown royal and colorfull artwork by Lia Laimbock
    Drinks & fingerfood

 


 

Day 2: Colour Practice

Hall of Fame

  • 9:00 Review first day
    Moderator Dick Evers
  • 9:15 Forecasting Colours
    Filip Roscam, Merck AG
  • 10:00 Touching Colours
    Simone Stavenuiter, Philips Lighting
  • 11:00 Moving Colours
    Lucas Brinkhaus
  • 12:00 Foodhall Rotterdam
    Arno & Iris, Beaux Arts
  • 12:45 – 13:00 Resumé
    Moderator Dick Evers
  • 13:00 Colourfull Lunch: Eat you Colours
  • 13:45 True Colours
    Gisella Groenewoud, Leolux
  • 14:30 Collected Colours
    José Maase, Royal Mosa
  • 15:15 Break
  • 15:30 Balancing Colours
    Ramses Dingenouts, Heineken 
  • 16:15 Big Data Colours
    Kay Schröder, Data designer, ZUYD.
  • 17:00 Resumé 2017 & preview 2018
    Moderator Dick Evers
  • 17:15 Farewell drinks
    Main Hall

 


Side exhibitions

  • Colours of the Doge 
    A Taipei exhibition about the impact of colour decisions by Lou Thissen and Absolut Vodka
  • Learned from Nature
    Wildlife Animal colours from Malaysia