NewSchool Students Participate in Next-Gen Design Discussions During BDwest 2015

Several NewSchool of Architecture & Design students participated in workshops and panels as part of BDwest 2015, held in the San Diego Convention Center this past April

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Lauren McDaniel
NewSchool of Architecture & Design

During one of the final panel sessions, workshop participants discussed the “millennial mindset” today when it comes to design. According to assistant editor of Boutique Design and panel moderator, Christina Green, “surprisingly, none of these young designers—students the NewSchool of Architecture & Design and its Domus Academy School of Design in San Diego, as well as from the environmental design program at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena—presented concepts that were overtly tech-oriented. For them, it was about finding ways to cash in on untapped demographics, finding solutions to changing economic climates and above all, creating immersive guest experiences.”

Read more about Green’s takeaways from the event and NewSchool student ideas by visiting her article on connecting with millennial guests or her earlier blog post about hospitality couture.

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