Designers Day 2023, a shining one-day event in the heart of Kathmandu, celebrates the pulsating energy of Nepal’s expanding creative community. Grounded in the rich history and dynamic culture of the capital, it offers a unique platform that welcomes everyone – from curious beginners to seasoned experts. Kathmandu is witnessing a design renaissance: with a rising number of individuals choosing design as a profession and a surge in web design projects, the city’s creative pulse is more palpable than ever.
This gathering is not limited to mere attendance. Everyone has a voice; anyone can share, speak, and engage. As you navigate through the event, expect to encounter the city’s finest creative minds, all drawn into an invigorating dance of knowledge and innovation. Participants will be enriched with hands-on learning experiences, insights from industry pioneers, and countless networking opportunities. This inclusive approach ensures that the fabric of Kathmandu’s design story remains intertwined with threads from every corner of its diverse community, making its mark both locally and internationally.
We are excited to announce our call for papers for Designers Day 2023, an event that celebrates the dynamism and diversity of the design community. If you are passionate about design, brimming with ideas, or have an insightful experience or project to share, we want to hear from you!
1. Firechat: Dive into an intimate one-on-one conversation with a moderator for 20 minutes. Perfect for those looking to engage deeply on a specific topic, share perspectives, and challenge existing thought processes.
2. Design Showcase: Do you have a design project or portfolio piece that you are particularly proud of? The Design Showcase is your 5-minute stage to share, inspire, and impress. It’s a quick-fire round, so make every second count!
3. Keynote: If you’re an industry veteran, emerging star, or anyone with a compelling story or insight, the 20-minute Keynote is your platform. Illuminate, inspire, and ignite the audience with your narrative.
All submissions must be original and should not infringe on any copyrights.
Papers can be of any design-related topic of your choice fitting into one of the categories mentioned above.
Each participant can submit for multiple categories, but separate entries must be made for each.
Abstracts should be limited to 300 words.
Please provide a brief bio along with your submission.
Engage with a passionate audience and network with fellow designers.
Get feedback and potentially collaborate on future projects.
Increase visibility and credibility in the design community.