News from around Europe

Kaj Franck Design Prize awarded to Anna Ruohonen
01/12/2017
Category: Members news

Anna Ruohonen, a fashion designer living and working in Paris, France, received this year's Kaj Franck Design Prize, one of the most notable design prizes in Finland.

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Young Professionals Application Day – 50 free places in the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018
01/12/2017
Category: Members news

On Young Professionals Application Day, upcoming talents who graduated within the past five years have the chance to apply for one of 50 free places in the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018. 

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UX Design Awards 2018: Call for Entries
01/12/2017
Category: Members news

UK Design Awards 2018, annually awarded by the International Design Center Berlin (IDZ), are open for entries. The competition is open to businesses and design consultancies worldwide. 

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Design Shots- Design Driven Innovation for SMEs
01/11/2017

Collection of case studies and insight regarding design support programmes.

Co-Lab Sweden: improving the lives of unaccompanied minors
31/10/2017
Category: Members news

Co-Lab Sweden is an innovation lab that will focus on improving the daily lives of unaccompanied minors in Sweden. The project aims to create new structures to aid with the challenges of organisational cooperation in this area and empower the minors.

5th National Meeting of Design Associations (ENAD)
31/10/2017
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The meeting addressed the current relationship between politics, economics and design, and built upon the experiences of the attendees. The focus was mainly Spanish design issues, but international design was also discussed.

Greenhouse training programme: Early Bird Rate Closing Soon
31/10/2017
Category: Members news

Greenhouse is a unique training programme created by PDR to upskill public service leaders and policymakers in service and policy design methodology and tools. It is now available to book for December 2017.

WORTH Partnership Project strengthens SMEs competitiveness through creativity & innovation
31/10/2017
Category: Members news

The WORTH Partnership Project, of which KEPA is a participant, aims to develop new products and ideas for SME’s through developing new means of collaborating and adopting innovative and disruptive techniques. They are inviting ideas and proposals online.

Launch of the Hellenic Design Center (HDC), an initiative by KEPA, supported by the Municipality of Thessaloniki
31/10/2017
Category: Members news

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.