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Faculty News | TU Dublin Hosts International Creative Display Conference

TU Dublin Hosts International Creative Display Conference

Published: 11 Apr, 2023

The BA Visual Merchandising & Display at the TU Dublin and the British Display Society are joining forces to invite international academics, practitioners, students, and retailers to reflect and debate the needs of both the designer and the client in the new age of phygital. A world where the fundamental physical practice of the Visual Merchandiser collides with the digital, leaving more aesthetic, real, and virtual spaces.

 Visual Merchandise

Current academics and practitioners are taking in hand the future of future practitioners by exploring and discovering alternative perspectives in the fundamental practice of visual merchandising. With sustainability always at the core, display practitioners will rename and re-situate themselves, ready for the remainder of the 21st century and beyond.

A two-day conference will be held in Dublin, Ireland, on June 14 & 15, 2023, on the TU Dublin East Quad campus. The event will be hybrid, allowing for international attendees unable to travel to partake in the talks, and debates.

This conference includes talks such as - Reimagining the Future for Visual Merchandising - praxis and theory, What's in a Name? - rebranding display and Innovations in Visual Merchandising.  

Speakers include academics from RMIT in Melbourne, Nimeto in The Netherlands, TU Dublin, Stadio Fashion in Johannesburg. Experts speaking include those from the UK,  Spain, USA, and the Netherlands Attendees physical and online are joining the debate from as far as field as Brazil, Pakistan, Taiwan, Canada and USA.