Springload workshop: Streamline your online experience with information architecture

  Click here to register Location: Fully remote, delivered on Zoom Understand how to create an information architecture that helps people find and understand the information they need from your product. The Information Architecture Basics workshop is 8 hours, spread over two mornings: Wednesday 17th August: 9 am - 1 pm Thursday 18th August: 9 am - […]

August 17 @ 9:00 am - August 18 @ 1:00 pm

RAMP Festival: DA Kōrero with Rocketspark

Join your local designer community for an informal get-together – a chance to share a drink and some kai and have a conversation with your design friends old and new. First drink and hot chips on DA. This event is proudly brought to you by Design Assembly and Rocketspark in celebration of the Ramp Festival. […]

August 17 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Auckland DA Workshop: Honouring Te Tiriti o Waitangi with Johnson McKay

Te Tiriti holds the potential to shape and inspire an Aotearoa where Māori and non-Māori partner together to enhance the mana of our people and place.   Prices: $499+gst Professional | $399+gst Design Assembly Friend | $149+gst Student Light lunch provided. (Not a DA Friend? Details on how to sign up can be found here). Register […]

August 18 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

DA Kōrero — Dunedin

Join Design Assembly and Otago Polytechnic for a late winter Kōrero to network with the design community and chat all things design. We'll hear from three members of the creative industry, sharing their learnings and insights on the design industry in 2022. Drinks and nibbles provided. Speakers to be announced soon! Tickets: $30+gst Professional / […]

August 23 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

DUNEDIN DA Workshop: Writing for Designers with Mark Easterbrook

Even purely visual design work is surrounded by language. We use words to inform, explain and persuade our audiences before, during and after a design project. This workshop will step above the nuts and bolts of grammar and spelling and look at what makes good writing good, so workshop attendees can develop their confidence with […]

August 24 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

DA Online Event – Under The Hood August, Two Designers & Two Projects

Under the Hood is a live event from 12.30pm – 1.30pm. Grab your sandwich, tea, coffee or kombucha and pull up a chair with your studio friends or in your WFH office. Join us on zoom for a candid walk-through of two designers process on two projects, featuring designers to be announced.

August 31 @ 12:15 pm - 1:30 pm

Springload workshop: Introduction to content strategy

  Click here to register Location: Fully remote, delivered on Zoom Discover the basics of content strategy. Learn the fundamentals of content strategy theory and what makes a successful content strategy. Springload's introduction to content strategy workshop is 8 hours, spread over two mornings: Wednesday 21st September: 9 am - 1 pm Thursday 22nd August: 9 am […]

September 21 @ 9:00 am - September 22 @ 1:00 pm

CHRISTCHURCH DA Workshop: Introduction to Te Ao Maori with Johnson McKay

The creative & business community connects people to ideas, products and services that shape who we are as a people and a nation. This workshop enables you to take your first brave steps into Te Ao Māori (the Māori worldview) to deepen your understanding of Māori culture, values and perspectives. This workshop will increase your […]

September 29 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

CHRISTCHURCH DA Workshop: Designing an Authentic Aotearoa with Johnson McKay

Globally, there is a hunger for authentic brands, experiences and a connection with people and community. This has created an increased desire to authentically engage with and share Māori culture, narratives and forms of expression. Learn how to create authentic Māori cultural design and narratives at this full day workshop. Prices: $450+gst Professional | $350+gst […]

September 30 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Auckland DA Workshop: Presenting for Designers with Mark Easterbrook

Even the best creative work can fall at the final hurdle — the client presentation. Telling the story of your work in a compelling way and equipping your client with reasons to say yes are vital skills for anyone in the design industry. Presenting the work well helps open the door to doing the work […]

October 27 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm