7 x 7 Gold Coast 2017

Want to hear about the creative process behind a major international event?

Design Institute of Australia Queensland ( DIAQ) is hosting the second Seven by Seven Talk for 2017  which will focus on the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.

This is a unique opportunity for Queensland designers to learn about the creative process behind putting together a world-class international event and how to promote a coastal city to the world.

The Seven by Seven Talk Series promotes collaborative design practice on the Gold Coast and celebrates the creative culture, leisure and lifestyle of the local community.

This unique Gold Coast initiative provides connections and networking opportunities for emerging and established design professionals, design students and design related organisations with an aim to initiate collaborative projects that stimulate the local design community.

Four passionate and inspirational speakers from GOLDOC and Gold Coast Tourism will share their wealth of knowledge and expertise in event management, branding, broadcast and sustainability.


Katie Barton-Harvey, Sustainability Marketing Manager, GOLDOC

Bill Key, Manager of Publications and Creative Services, GOLDOC

Hannah Walter, Manager of Look and Signage, GOLDOC

Melissa Dwyer, Director Global Brand & Content, Gold Coast Tourism Corporation

Date : Friday 28 July 2017

Time: From 6pm to 9:30pm

Where: Spendelove Bar & Bistro,  Shop 11, 107 Ferry Rd, Southport QLD

Tickets: DIA Members – $19.00; Non-Members – $39.00;  DIA Student Member – $9.00; Student Non-Members – $25.00

For information, please contact Conrad Johnsson.