Transformation: How becoming is shaping us

DIAZ DAVIS creative studio
(Brand experience)
The conversation series

A key question that is imbued in all that we do is this: “what does it mean to be human”? We don’t have the answer, but what we do share is a passion for asking philosophical questions. The journey is very much the destination, and it’s a process we take it seriously – we dip well below the surface and take people to places they might otherwise fear treading.
Bringing together thought-leaders, disruptors and industry insiders over creative experiences, the event series explores the wonder and complexity of our shared human experience. Presented at some of the city’s most imaginative sites, DIAZ DAVIS creative studio curates not just an event but a sensorial adventure.
























About

In 2018, we hosted Transformation. A dinner. It was an intimate dining experience curated and facilitated by us with a small group of strangers. What we learned is that we have a unique ability to guide people through an experience, creating a safe space to share and be vulnerable.

Over the course of the dinner, there were tears, confessions and open dialogue – people entered as strangers but left as close friends. The emotive experience of our brand deeply affected our guests, unearthing the power of meaningful conversation and its ability to change hearts and minds.
Hosts

Transformation was co-hosted by Diana Renner and Joanna Ferrari.

Author and leadership expert Diana Renner, is focused on building the capability of organisations and individuals to successfully navigate uncertainty and complexity in our world. Weaving together a range of disciplines, Diana helps leaders across the globe move, uncomfortably, towards the unknown to meet possibility and truly thrive.

Telling the bold and inspirational stories of her countless reinventions, JoAnna Ferrari is The Transition Specialist. Following her brave and captivating TEDx talk in 2016, JoAnna continues to inspire others around the world to explore, experiment and express their true being.
















Format

Hosted dining experience No 01

Scope

Event Design
Experience Design

Collaborators

Curator Mages Ruiz Diaz
Facilitator and co-host Dianna Renner
Facilitator and co-host JJ Ferrari
Copywriter Mona Liban
Scent designer Samantha Copeland
Photographer Henry Trumble






DIAZ DAVIS is an experiential creative studio that transforms brands through a combination of art, science, psychology and commercial strategy. We don’t just build brands that work. We build brands that feel.
DIAZ DAVIS is an experiential creative studio that transforms brands through a combination of art, science, psychology and commercial strategy. We don’t just build brands that work. We build brands that feel.