Program March 25 - 29

 

March 25 - Thursday

  • 16:00 Ullarþon 2021 begins! Live stream from Stúdio Sýrland on the Ullarthon’s Facebook-page 
    16:05 Hulda Brynjólfsdóttir, head of the Textile Center board: opening remarks 
    16:15 Lecture: Búi Bjarmar Aðalsteinsson, designer 
    16:30 Lecture: Sólveig Dóra Hansdóttir / Sigrid Daregård, Woolume 
    16:45 Lecture: Kormákur og Skjöldur, men’s clothing store 
    17:00 Lecture: Birgir Haraldsson, sheep farmer 

(Participants start working on their solutions (March 25 - 29). 

March 26 - Friday 

  • 10:00 Zoom meeting for participants 

March 27 - Saturday 

  • 10:00 Zoom meeting with participants 
  • 13:00 Live stream via Zoom begins on the Ullarthon’s Facebook page
  • 13:05  Lecture: WhiteFeather Hunter, artist and scholar, on biotextiles
  • 13:25 Lecture: Sunna Jökulsdóttir, textile technician at Ístex 
  • 13:40 Lecture: Jón Gunnarsson (Hugverkastofa) on idea ownership 
  • 20:00 Participants choose their competition category (2 max)

March 28 - Sunday 

  • 10:00 Meeting on Zoom 
  • 10:15  Lecture: Hulda B. Baldursdóttir (Innovation Center Iceland) on marketing and social media 

March 29 - Monday

  • 13:00 Zoom live-stream on Ullarthon’s Facebookpage
  • 13:05 Lecture: Jóhanna Erla Pálmadóttir (Icelandic Textile Center) on Icelandic wool 
  • 13:20 Lecture
  • 13:40 Closing remarks
  • 20:00 Deadline for submissions