Katie Treggiden is a writer, journalist, and speaker who champions a circular approach to design and the importance of craft. She just released her fitfth book "Wasted: When Trash Becomes Treasure".
The destructive impact humans are having on the earth – land, oceans and atmosphere – is clearly apparent. Katie is a storyteller and designer and will share how she believes that craft can save the world. She will share how designers are exploring the potential of increasingly plentiful waste streams to become the raw materials of the future. When trash becomes treasure, we create space to restore nature and re-invigorate our communities.