Program 2017

Tuesday 2 May 2017

Time Session Speakers
2:30pm Registration  
3:00pm – 3:10pm Welcome to Design Inn 2017 Howard KemballDirector, Kcom
3:10pm – 3:50pm Outside the Box Moderator: Mike Watson – A+ Design Group


  1. Julian ClarkLancemore
  2. Angela Biddle – Scott Carver
  3. Alicia Lynch – Rothelowman

3:50pm – 4:20pm Are we Designing for 5 Senses?  Hans ScheapmanGeneral Manager, 1 Hotel Central Park, interviewed by James Wilkinson – Editor in Chief, HM Magazine
4:20pm – 4:50pm Afternoon Tea Break & Networking  
4:50pm – 5:30pm Hotels: The Third Workplace Moderator: Guy Blunden WMK Architecture


  1. Monica ParkerHatch
  2. Dr Donna Wheatley – Warren and Mahoney
  3. Paul Matthew Wiste – Principal, Design Assembly
5:30pm – 6:00pm Case Study: The STAR Casino/Hotel Redevelopment Dino Mezzatesta – Chief Operating Officer of Hotels, Food & Beverage and Retail, The Star Sydney
6:00pm – 6:05pm Closing Remarks Howard KemballDirector, Kcom
Andrew Pickering – Commercial Manager, SHAPE Australia
6:05pm – 6:30pm Delegates depart to QT Networking Party