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Workshop + Conversation with Sustainable Furniture Designer & Entrepreneur Jerri Hobdy

November 10 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Thursday, November 10 | 5-6:30pm

Dorothy O’Brien Innovation Lab | Nancy Nicholas Hall |

Forward Facing: The story of a chair through the lens of future materials, manufacture and market. Waste reduction, climate friendly materials and lower carbon logistics may be our greatest areas of opportunity in design. How might we analyze aspects of our design processes to yield broader positive impact? Let’s look at a multi-year iterative design and prototype of a chair that brings innovative materials, local manufacturing and consumer appeal together in the pursuit of positive impact for the future.

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