Dr Lee Boon Yang, Singapore's Minister for Information, Communications & the Arts, visited week four of D&AD Congress at Old Billingsgate in London on Tuesday, 27 June 2006.
Michael Hockney gave the Minister a tour of D&AD New Blood - one of the largest annual exhibitions of graduating students work in design, advertising and visual communications. Minister Lee then provided the opening comments at D&AD's President's Forum on Creativity in Asia. The panel included Dr Milton Tan of the SingaporeDesign Council, Tian It Ng of McCann-Erickson Singapore, Roy Poh of Kinetic Singapore, Victor Ng and Jon Loke of Mother London, and Alison Harley, Dean, Faculty of Design, LASALLE-SIA College of the Arts Singapore.
"We were honoured to welcome Minister Lee and the panel to week four of D&AD Congress,' said D&AD Chief Executive Michael Hockney. "This visit indicates D&AD's commitment to support creative communities and to enable the sharing of ideas across a global market."
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10 Jul 2006