AKKA’s founder Stephanie Akkaoui Hughes is giving a keynote speech at the Disrupt!Design event in Beirut.
Disrupt!Design is a 3-day ideathon followed by a crowdfunding campaign done in collaboration with Zoomaal (the leading crowdfunding platform in the Arab world) to develop ideas and launching them during the 4th Beirut Design Week.
In her speech, Stephanie spoke about the importance of having a genuine vision, specially as a designer. In addition, she discussed the need to complement every vision with a strategy and a process, designed to carry the vision to implementation. More about this event here.
Organised by Mideast Creatives and Hivos, Disrupt!Design are a series of events talking place across the Middle East, to encourage and support disruptive ideas that challenge the status quo and introduce sustainable change in our society.