Katie Treggiden is a purpose-driven writer and public speaker championing a circular approach to design – because Planet Earth needs better stories. With 20 years' experience in the creative industries, she regularly contributes to publications such as The Guardian, Crafts Magazine, Design Milk and Monocle24. She is currently exploring the question ‘can craft save the world?’ through an emerging body of work that includes her fifth book, Wasted: When Trash Becomes Treasure (Ludion, 2020), and a podcast, Circular with Katie Treggiden. She has launched, edited and published an award-winning design blog and an independent print magazine. She recently gained a distinction for her Master’s Degree in the History of Design from the University of Oxford. She was the founder and first president of Bloom and is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts and a Trustee of the Leach Pottery.
Wasted: When Trash Becomes Treasure
In this session, Katie Treggiden will share innovative examples of designers and makers using waste as their primary resource.
Get the Most Out of Social Media Marketing: A Day Workshop
Social media can be used for a variety of activities—from supporting your PR efforts and aiding Search Engine Optimisation to driving traffic to your website.