Material: GRID Spreadsheets run the world – Hjalmar Gislason

Wednesday, January 22nd, 02020

Spreadsheets run our lives. Hjalli does a deep-dive into their cultural relevance with his newest start-up, GRID.

Exploring how the Web can empower people is certainly one of the aspects what makes the Web shine.

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Material: Worldmapper – Benjamin Hennig

Wednesday, January 15th, 02020

Worldmapper is a site which displays maps in a way you’ve probably never expected. Taking old technology of cartography and blending that with the Web produces some new and interesting opportunities.

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Material: Craft on the Web – Charlotte Dann

Wednesday, January 8th, 02020

Charlotte Dann talks about her journey from coding web pages, through to design school, to using the web to let customers create their own custom jewellery.

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Material: 2017 Synopses

Tuesday, December 10th, 02019

A look back at the first edition of Material Conference back in 02017. What worked, what didn’t, what we learnt and how much fun we had.

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Material: A short talk – Dan Rubin

Tuesday, November 19th, 02019

A short talk about some thoughts about how the digital is missing the tactile aspect of material and if there is a way to incorporate or elude to it.

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The Material Conference is a small one-day, one-track event in Reykjavik, Iceland.

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