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Learn how colour can be your guide at this free Resene webinar

12 May 2020

On 28 May from 1-2pm NZT, you're invited to attend a free Resene webinar: 'Colour for Orientation and Wayfinding'

Resene has teamed with leading Australian expert Zena O’Connor to discuss the use of colour in a practical sense to improve the usability of your spaces.

An independent research consultant, Dr Zena O’Connor holds a PhD from the University of Sydney, a Master’s Degree in Design (University of Technology, Sydney) and a Bachelor’s Degree (University of Technology, Sydney). Zena has worked with a wide range of organisations in the commercial, government and academic sectors and delivers evidence-based insight and research reports and seminars relating to colour in applied design and the built environment, colour psychology, colour in logo design and branding, visual literacy and colour mapping studies.

A trained designer, Zena is frequently asked to comment on colour-related topics, colour symbolism and colour psychology.

Webinar topics include:

  • Wayfinding – helping delineate and navigate spaces
  • Colour contrasts
  • Colour for dementia and elderly

Earn CPD points:

  • RABCPD = 10 points (fill in details on Webinar registration and we’ll submit for you)
  • ADNZ = 1 point (you’ll need to request directly after webinar via ADNZ yourself)



project pictured Computational Media Innovation Centre (CMIC), Victoria University of Wellington

wayfinding and architectural design Designgroup Stapleton Elliot 

photography Mark Scowen