Kaj Franck Design Prize awarded to Anna Ruohonen

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.

Young Professionals Application Day – 50 free places in the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018

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. 

UX Design Awards 2018: Call for Entries

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. 

BEDA Cluster Measuring Design - Report 2017

The cluster led by BCD delivers its second report focusing on measuring design value as a key factor of successful innovation.

Outputs of BEDA Insight Forum 2017

Dr Anna Whicher, Head of Design Policy of PDR, reports on the BEDA Insight Forum 2017, held on 14 November in Brussels.

Design Shots- Design Driven Innovation for SMEs

Collection of case studies and insight regarding design support programmes.

Guidelines for collecting and interpreting design data

A proposal for a future Barcelona Manual on Design

Co-Lab Sweden: improving the lives of unaccompanied minors

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)

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.