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plascon trendtalk 5

Plascon’s fifth exciting industry event, trendtalk#5, is happening on Tuesday 23 April at the Plascon Design Centre in Cape Town. The following speakers will share their expertise, visuals, ideas and thoughts on the lifestyle shifts that will touch us now and in the future:

  • Alayne Reesberg, CEO of WDC2014 - appointed CEO of Cape Town Design, Alayne will be discussing the exciting prospects of our very own World Design Capital 2014.
  • Daniel Popper, Experiential Artist - Daniel will speak about the intersection of art and experiential marketing.
  • Kelly Berman, Design Indaba – currently the manager of the Design Indaba Expo, Kelly will give a report back on the Afrofuture exhibition that forms part of Milan Design Week.
With these knowledgeable speakers, surprise giveaways and refreshments courtesy of Sir Juice, it is an event not to be missed! When: Tuesday, 23 April 2013, from 3:30pm until 5pm Where: Plascon Design Centre Auditorium, 71 Waterkant St, Cape Town Cost: R20 (or more in aid of the design charity, Rock Girl) No bookings: Please note that no advance bookings are accepted, so guests are advised to arrive early to secure a seat. You can also subscribe to Plascon’s daily trend alert at to get your daily dose of colour trends. For regular updates follow @Plascon on Twitter or become a fan at