More Than Monday – Inspirational stories at IED – Istituto Europeo di Design

At Istituto Europeo di Design, Monday is a day to find inspiration. More Than Monday is a program of live stream conferences and a virtual place where it is possible to share insights, present visions and interpret the past and future of the design world.

“We have decided to give ourselves a moment to listen to people with great experience and vision, who have decided to tell us something about their lives – says Fabrizia Capriati, Head of Communication at IED Italia. More than Monday is neither a themed conference nor a lecture, it is a day to find inspiration, a late Monday afternoon we would like to become a virtual place where to share reflections, visions, interpretations of the world of design and innovation for our students and the entire global community of the Institute.”

After Stefan Sagmeister, graphic designer, on March 22, the schedule of More than Monday is as follows:

On April 12 at 6.30 pm (CET), Francesca Molteni, documentary filmmaker, director and author of films related to the world of design and founder of the Muse Factory of Projects, will hold the talk entitled “Design For Action!”, to show us how to edit, film, and bring to life the otherwise silent stories of objects, things, and the people who imagined, designed, and told them.

Below is the full schedule of the next More Than Monday meetings:

  • May 10 – Andrea Stillacci – President and founder of Herezie Group, a multidisciplinary and internationally awarded communication agency
  • May 17 – Anna Dato – Strategic Marketing & Account Development VP Asia for the Intercos group, an Italian multinational world leader in the production of cosmetics
  • June 7 – Ugo La Pietra – Italian artist, architect, designer
  • June 28 – Thomas Girst – Global Head of Cultural Engagement for the BMW Group.

The events will be live streamed on the dedicated platform morethanmonday.ied.it. Registration is mandatory. All the conferences will be simultaneously translated into Italian and English.