Wally Olins, a leading practitioner in corporate branding and identity, will give a talk about his successful career – from founding consultancy Wolff Olins, where he was chairman until 1997, to his current role as chairman of Saffron Brand Consultants – on 11 September.
Venue: Design Museum, Shad Thames, London SE1.
Top Drawer, from 10 to 12 September, brings together more than 800 design companies, specialising in interiors, jewellery, accessories, gifts, glassware and stationery, to showcase products and trends for the coming season.
Venue: Olympia, London W14.
Wolverhampton MA Exhibition 2006, from 11 to 14 September, features work from postgraduate students in animation, ceramics, glass, furniture design, photography and graphic communication.
Venue: University of Wolverhampton, City Campus, Molineux Street, Wolverhampton WV1 1SB.
Making Spaces, a photographic and video exhibition exploring the idea of public space, runs until 26 October as part of the London Design Festival.
Venue: 30 Spital Square, London EC1.
Handmade, from 7 September to 21 November, showcases work from a host of UK and international graphic designers who have created posters by hand.
Venue: The Lighthouse, 11 Mitchell Lane, Glasgow G1 3NU.