Making Impact

Gray, J. (Invited speaker), Vivienne Low (Invited speaker), Simon Forrester (Invited speaker), Stuart Pool (Keynote/plenary speaker), Sandra Wilson (Keynote/plenary speaker), Ebba Goring (Host)

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Description

In April 2019 Jennifer co-facilitated ‘Making Impact’, conference on ethical making in the Jewellery industry in partnership with the Incorporation of Goldsmiths in Edinburgh and ‘Fair Luxury’ (Independent group working towards greater traceability, responsible sourcing and sustainability within the jewellery world). The conference explored current issues and new developments in the industry such as the supply of ethical silver and how to face the challenges of building an ethical making practice in the current design and making industry. Jennifer delivered an introduction to a University wide ethical sourcing course she is currently developing.
Period3 Apr 2019
Event typeConference
LocationEdinburgh, United Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionNational

Keywords

  • Ethical
  • Metal
  • Sourcing