Jane Connory will be the keynote speaker at a gender equity event in Queensland on 27 June. Come along and join in the conversation.

The Design Institute of Australia, the Australian Institute of Architects, the Australian Graphic Design Association and Parlour will come together in Queensland on 27 June to talk some home truths about gender equity and equality in the design industry. Jane Connory will present the keynote speech followed by a discussion panel. We’d love you to join us in the conversation. All welcome!

Keynote speaker

Jane Connory is a PhD candidate at Monash University, Art, Design and Architecture, working towards a gender-inclusive history of Australian graphic design. She was awarded a Masters of Communication Design (Design Management) with Distinction from RMIT in 2016 and has been a practising designer in the advertising, branding and publishing sectors, in both London and Melbourne, since 1997. She has also lectured in and managed communication design programs in both the VET and Higher Education sectors since 2005. Alongside her research exploring the visibility of women in design, she is currently the Head of Research and Insight at the Design Institute of Australia, the Vice President of the Creative Women’s Circle and an Editorial Board member of the Exchanges Journal.


5.45pm for 6pm Thursday
27 June 2019


265 Coronation Drive,
Milton, QLD 4064


DIA, Institute & AGDA members: $15
Current students: $15
General admission: $30


Book your tickets here.