August 31, 2018

Design Assembly South Wales 2018 – The Connected Workplace – Fri 19 October 2018

We Design For… shall be participating in October’s well-established professional development and networking event for architects, facilities managers, interior designers, interior architects and professionals involved in the world of commercial interiors.

Date & Time:

Fri 19 October 2018


Paramount Interiors
Summers House
Pascal Close
St Mellons, Cardiff

Doors open at 08:00. Event starts at 09.00

Presentations from:

  • Neil Solanki -Specification Manager, Dyson Professional. (CPD)
  • Jeremy Palmer – Connected Services Sales Director, Honeywell Building Solutions
  • Flavie Lowres – Associate Director & Coordinator of the BRE Wellbeing Project

You will also have the opportunity to engage with industry experts covering a wide range of topics relating to the world of wellbeing, AI, IoT and interior design.

  • Sarah Prakel – Tektura
  • John Westwood – Milliken Carpet
  • Sharon Baker – Ecophon
  • Helen Bartlett – Paramount Interiors
  • Pete Carvell – We Design For…
  • Robb Wass – Edge Design

Please join us for the whole day or just the subject areas you are most interested in. You are welcome to attend as many or as few of the CPD and 'meet the expert' sessions as you would like.

Sponsor – Edge Design – Office furniture – Kim Findlay & Robb Wass.

The programme:

8.00 – 9.00
Registration and breakfast

Introduction from Paramount Interiors

9.10 – 10.00
Neil Solanki, Specification Manager, Dyson Professional. (CPD)

Break (Tea and Coffee)

10.10 – 11.00
Jeremy Palmer, Connected Services Sales Director, Honeywell Building Solutions

Break (Tea and Coffee)

11.10 – 12.00
Flavie Lowres, Associate Director & Coordinator of the BRE Wellbeing Project

12.00 – 1.00
Patternistas Wellbeing Pattern Design Workshop

12.30 -2.00
Networking and Lunch

2.15 Close


What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

You can reach us by bus or car. There is parking available, allocated on a first come first serve basis.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Kim Findlay or Sam Dacey

Do I need attend all talks and "Meet the Expert" sessions?

No but you’re welcome to! Please attend the elements that are of most interest to you.

Are CPD points available?

Yes. Please let reception know as you arrive.