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Richard Tuffs ERRINWe interview Richard Tuffs on collaboration between BEDA and ERRIN and its benefit to innovation across Europe

We asked Richard Tuffs, Director of ERRIN, about this year’s edition of EU Design Days, in which BEDA collaborated with ERRIN.

Finnish design industry aims for growthThe Finnish Association of Designers Ornamo’s annual economic forecast reveals a positive outlook

The Finnish Association of Designers Ornamo’s annual economic forecast reveals a positive outlook among Finland’s design industry. A survey shows that Finnish design businesses are seeing an acceleration in their turnover growth, with profitability also rising year-on-year.

DBA Design Effectiveness AwardThe 2017 list of 42 winners of the DBA’s prestigious annual awards has been announced

The DBA's annual Design Effectiveness Awards are both prestigious and authoritative, recognising the real and measured benefits delivered by design, and proving the value of design to business.

Job vacancy at Aalto University

Published in Member News
14 November 2016

Aalto UniversityAalto University seeks a Professor in Design Leadership

Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture is looking for a Professor in Design Leadership. The position can be filled in Assistant / Associate / Full Professor level of the Aalto University Tenure track system.

German Design Award 2017Hasso Plattner Wins German Design Council Personality Award

The German Design Council has announced the winners of the German Design Award 2017. Hasso Plattner was awarded the Personality prize for his services to disseminating and developing the Design Thinking method.

KEPA design thinking for THESSALONIKIKEPA explain how they use design thinking to support the regeneration of Thessaloniki

Together in design-thinking for the regeneration of the city KEPA and the Municipality of Thessaloniki keep advancing together in and through design-thinking. KEPA is proud to announce that the European Commission, in the framework of the Design for Europe project, recently approved funds to develop a pilot project on the regeneration of traditional urban markets in Thessaloniki.

Kaj Franck Design Prize 2016The industrial designer Prof. Juhani Salovaara is the recipient of this year’s award

Every year Design Forum Finland, the Finnish design promotion organization, awards its design prize named after the famous Finnish designer Kaj Franck. This year the recipient of the prize is industrial designer Professor Juhani Salovaara.

Insight1 22We report on the second BEDA Insight Forum, held this month in Brussels, which looked at design as a driver for policy innovation and social change.

BEDA held its second Insight Forum on November 10th in the European Parliament, hosted by MEP Miltiadis Kyrkos (S&D). The event aimed to highlight the value to the EU of design thinking and innovation in policy-making.

International Design Center (IDZ Berlin)IDZ are creating new connections between the Polish textile industry and Berlin fashion labels.

On November 3 and 4, the International Design Center (IDZ Berlin), will organize the B2B Networking Exchange for smaller- and medium-sized Berlin fashion labels and Polish clothing manufacturers.

PDRPDR invite you to join their next Greenhouse, an immersive design training programme for public and third sector service providers.

Contact BEDA  Koloniënstraat 56, 1000 Brussels (Belgium) t. (+32) 2 217 39 77  f. (+32) 2 217 99 72
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