19-22 Sept 2018 | Olympia London

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Talks with 100% Design

Talks with 100% Design is the most innovative and forward thinking talks programme of the design calendar. Featuring the biggest names in design, the auditorium will welcome and inspire thousands of visitors throughout the show. 

Talks with 100% Design is free to attend for all visitors. Seated capacity is limited so please arrive early to avoid disappointment. See below for the talks already confirmed and keep checking back for regular updates. 

  1. Auditorium
    Thomas Heatherwick in Conversation with Max Fraser, alongside Yoo Chairman John Hitchcox,  Trevor Morris from SPAARC Architecture and Heatherwick Studio’s Eliot Postma, looking at the vision for Olymp ...
  2. Auditorium
    Republic of Fritz Hansen’s Head of Design, Christian Andresen explores his work in developing the Fritz Hansen collection to be relevant yet timeless. Christian is joined by Studio Roso, a new additio ...
  3. Auditorium
    Designer Ini Archibong meets with Wallpaper’s Digital Editor Bethan Ryder, to explore his recent portfolio of work which is characterised by a deep interest in craftsmanship and integrity to a variety ...
  4. Auditorium
    London is a city with history, protected vistas, and a long-gone fireman’s ladder height cap. But with several hundred new office towers in the pipeline, is the capital’s essence being tainted, or is ...
The Forum
  1. The Forum
    Join Eporta’s Lorna Oakley, and a panel of design experts as they openly discuss the project mishaps they've faced and how they overcame them. Few projects are plain sailing, but there are always solu ...
  2. The Forum
    Is your online presence as beautiful and purposeful as your offline projects? If your social media strategy needs polish and focus, join creative business expert Charlene C Lam of The Creative Edit fo ...
  1. Auditorium
    Dezeen and Yoo host a live session Chaired by Dezeen Editor in Chief, Marcus Fairs with YOO Creative Directors Kelly Hoppen MBE and Marcel Wanders, together with YOO Chairman John Hitchcox
  2. Auditorium
    Sam Jacob from Sam Jacob Studio looks at how we shape our tools and thereafter our tools shape us. As designers we find ourselves precariously balanced between two worlds: The one we inhabit and the o ...
  3. Auditorium
    A talk between London-based designer Yinka Illori and design journalist and author Helen Parton, will cover Ilori’s work and inspiration, notably re-loving of unwanted furniture, for which he has beco ...
  4. Auditorium
    Barbara Chandler, Design Editor at Evening Standard’s Homes and Property, talks to Established designers who launched their careers at 100% share the secrets of their success, bringing along the  emer ...
  5. Auditorium
    At the London Design Biennale 2018, Flynn Talbot presents Full Spectrum, an installation designed by to communicate the feeling of love and tolerance. Speaking to OnOffice Editor Elissaveta Marinova, ...
  1. Auditorium
    Farshid Moussavi is one of the foremost British architects working today. Moussavi is behind varied buildings known for their unique materiality and exploration of lighting. Moussavi is an erudite arc ...
  2. Auditorium
    Exploring luxury hospitality and residential design, leading journalist David Michon chairs a panel session looking at how design in those categories are responding to changes in the way we live. How ...
  3. Auditorium
    A look into one of the Venice Biennale’s current highlights: ReCasting is a collaboration between Alison Brooks Architects and Benchmark. Sean Sutcliffe, Benchmark’s CoFounder and Ceri Edmunds from Al ...
The Forum
  1. The Forum
    Lighting has a transformative element to it once lit and, if done correctly, will catch the attention of the entire room. In terms of design, the magic of illumination sets decorative lighting apart f ...
  2. The Forum
    Awarded the Jonathan Hindle Prize as the best of the Design Guild Mark awardees for 2018 the Magnetic Copper Cubes intrigue with their novelty and originality of the concept. See for yourself and cons ...
  1. Auditorium
    With the world moving so quickly, what's in one day is out the next. Join Eporta’s Lorna Oakley to explore which interior trends are enduring and why.
  2. Auditorium
    100% Futures celebrates ideas that reduce waste and power consumption, automate construction, lower congestion, increase mobility and aid wellbeing. How can design be used to tackle some of the major ...
  3. Auditorium
    Content Editor for 100% Design, Max Fraser presents one of the show’s new features, Design Futures
  4. Auditorium
    In this discussion, chaired by BIID President Elect Harriet Forde, panellists including BIID interior designers Emma Hooton and Daniel Hopwood will discuss the necessary steps to building your own suc ...
The Forum
  1. The Forum
  2. The Forum
  3. The Forum
    Theo Games, Ben Hayes, Kaowen Ho and Chris Hildrey, will be talking about passion project Space Gap, a pavilion and event programme exploring the disparity of space allocation in London. Forming the e ...
  4. The Forum


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Event Partners

  • BCFA
  • BRE
  • BIID
  • clerkenwell design week
  • Design Guild Mark
  • design
  • design london
  • Design Shanghai
  • the london design festival
  • New designers    PO
  • Treniq
  • West Kensington Design District
  • YOO

Media Partners

  • A1 Lighting
  • A1 Retail   Abitare
  • home  
  • Archetech
  •     archilovers   Architecture Magazine     archiproducts
  • Architects Data File
  • Archinect
  • Architonic
  •  Bar Magazine
  • bustler
  • Construct UK
  • Cover Magazine 
  • Darc
  • Design Buy Build
  • Design Diffusion    
  • Design Insider
  • Designer Kitchen & Bathroom
  • Design Milk    
  • Despoke    detail
  • Dezeen     DESIGNO
  • Elle Decor Italia  Feel Desain
  • grand designsHospitality Interiors   Hotel Design
  • icon
  •   IFDM   IDT
  • Modem      Polkadot     ROOMIQUE
  • Sleeper   Space Magazine  
  • Studio
  • The Art of Design
  • clerkenwell post
  • The World Of Hospitality
  • WOI   v2com