10:00 - 10:40 | Headline Discussion – The Consumer Of The Future
Moderator: Elspeth Pridham, Editor, Studio
Speakers: Dr Ash Ranpura, Neuroscientist, Lynn Wilson, Circular Economy Specialist, Ab Rogers, Founder, Ab Rogers Design, Yorgo Lykouria, Founder & Creative Director, Rainlight Studio
World Health Organisation predicts that 68% of the world’s population will live in urban areas by 2050. As we adapt to living in smaller spaces, whilst attempting to keep costs down, how can clever design provide a much-needed lifeline? Alongside the new wave of urbanisation and microliving, we investigate the other macro trends across retail that will shape what the consumer of the future looks like.