Launch of the Hellenic Design Center (HDC), an initiative by KEPA, supported by the Municipality of Thessaloniki

KEPA, Municipality of Thessaloniki, has launched the Hellenic Design Centre in Thessaloniki, with the aim of enhancing innovation and creativity in Greece and South-East Europe.

Call for Entries: UX Design Awards 2018

The UX Design Awards have opened their submission process for the 2018 awards, that focus on user experience as a key value of design. Companies and design consultancies are invited to submit product solutions, services and concepts until 31 March 2018.

German Design Award 2018 – Jil Sander Receives Personality Prize

Jil Sander will receive the 2018 German Design Awards Personality Prize, in recognition of her iconic status in the fashion industry and her dedication to outstanding design.

designaustria celebrating its 90th anniversary

This year, designaustria celebrates their 90th anniversary. For the past decades, designaustria has been operating as an interface between the European economy and the creative industries.

Successful DBA event ‘Design: driving transformation in business’

The Design Business Association recently held an event called ‘Design: driving transformation in business’. Over 100 agencies joined the debate, including design leads from The Hershey Company IBM iX, Heineken and PepsiCo.

Shortlist for Design Effectiveness Awards (DBA) 2018 announced

The 2018 shortlist for the Design Business Association’s ‘Design Effectiveness Awards’ includes 54 entries from 15 countries. The awards celebrate the power of design to drive business success, and the winner will be announced on 22 February 2018.

BEDA signs the Montréal Design Declaration

A joint Declaration – a position statement that will identify the unique role, capacities and value of design and design-related disciplines.

Policy Labs: What is the future of design for policy-making?

BEDA presents the 2017 edition of its Insight Forum. Speakers and participants will explore the question "What is the future of design for policy-making and how can we enhance citizen?"