New Simplicity? an international furniture design conference takes place on 27 August at the University of Art and Design, Helsinki UIAH, Finland. The debate will focus on furniture design in the Nineties, contemporary production management concepts and the place of furniture in society. Leading names will be sharing their experiences and successes. Until 29 August.

Details: Taina Järvinen, project manager on 00 358 9 756 30344.

Book now for the ATypI Conference on 12-15 September at the University of Reading. The conference will offer a range of lectures, workshops and seminars on the current state of type and technology.

Details: To book call Sharon Irving on 01737 780150.

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