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European Design Festival in Oslo in May 2018BEDA members Grafill chosen as partners for the 2018 chapter, profiling Norwegian design and illustration in a European context.

The European Design Festival is hosted in a different European city each year, and for the twelfth edition, European Design Awards have chosen Oslo as it’s host city and Grafill (The Norwegian organization for Design and Illustration) to be in charge of the event.

Kapani Market finds its identity through design-thinkingWith the support Design for Europe, KEPA, Design Council and a whole set of stakeholders join forces to give Thessaloniki’s oldest market Kapani a new identify and a new renovated life.

Kapani market is the oldest market in Thessaloniki. Located at the heart of the city centre, the market hosts a whole array of shops selling from fish, meat and vegetables to homeware, clothing or flowers.

Joseph Binder Award winners exhibitionJoseph Binder Award winners exhibition

BEDA members are invited to the opening of the Joseph Binder Award 2016 at the JBA16 exhibition at the designforum Vorarlberg!

Save the date
Vernissage 16.03. // Exhibition: 17.03.–12.04.2017
designforum Vorarlberg
CAMPUS V, Hintere Achmühlerstrasse 1
6850 Dornbirn, AT

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EcoDesign Circle update

Published in Member News
12 March 2017

EcoDesign Circle updateThe EcoDesign group, driving innovation in the Baltic region, report on their progress and invite members to respond to their questionnaire

The three-year EU project EcoDesign Circle works to increase awareness of eco-design amongst the region's small and medium-sized companies, designers and design organizations.

Design Saint-Etienne10th Biennale Internationale Design Saint-Etienne 9th March – 9th April 2017

From digital labour to the sharing economy, the world of work is being reconfigured; the 10th Biennale explores shifting work paradigms.

BerlinPoland B2B networking exchangeB2B Networking Exchange, including Manufacturer Visits, in Stettin, Poland

As Part of the project BerlinPoland, International Design Center Berlin invited fashion labels and Polish clothing manufacturers to attend the B2B Networking Exchange in Stettin, Poland.

Munich Creative Business Week 2017Munich Creative Business Week (MCBW), scheduled to take place from March 4 to 12, 2017, once again confirms its position as Germany’s major design event with an outstanding programme.

Berlin Showroom at Fashion Week ParisAutumn/Winter 2017/18 collections by Berlin-based fashion designers shown at Fashion Week in Paris from March 3-5, 2017.

The portfolio ranges were from promising young talents to well-established designers.

'ein&zwanzig'The German Design Council report on their 'ein&zwanzig' scheme, with 21 international design newcomers exhibiting in Milan.

With the international competition 'ein&zwanzig', the German Design Council promotes and supports talented young designers: Design students and graduates who are producing innovative, pioneering work in the areas of furniture, home accessories, lighting, floor coverings, wall coverings, textiles and lifestyle can compete for the awards.

UX Design Awards 2017UX Design Awards 2017 call for entries.

International Design Center Berlin invites companies, design consultancies, agencies and business/research consortia worldwide to submit their user-centered product solutions, services and research projects to the UX Design Awards competition.

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