Sustainable Urban Development SYMPOSIUM

Conversation >INCLUSIVITY<  

2 November 2021 
> 13.50-14.20 <
Australian Pavilion + ONLINE

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Prof. Daniela Ottmann in conversation with Asma Bukhammas and Yunsun Chung.

Asma Bukhammas
Zayed University

Counter-Histories and the Design Curriculum: A Case-study from the UAE 

Asma Bukhammas serves as an Interior Design Instructor in the College of Arts and Creative Enterprises at the Zayed University in Dubai, UAE. Asma’s research interest revolves around inclusive design curricula. She currently holds a research grant titled “Re-imaging the Design Studio: Towards a Culturally-Responsive Curriculum in the UAE”.

Yunsun Chung
Co-founder of INNOCO

Co-Designing Food Revolution for Social Change 

Yunsun Chung is a social innovation researcher and community builder with a passion for integrating science, social action and spirituality into education. She has taught graphic design at Zayed University, Dubai UAE (2006-2021) and practised social design by co-founding youth and community empowerment initiatives such as GYEM, tasmena and INNOCO. (innovation-codesigned)