Save the date: EUROPEAN DESIGN FORUM 2018

We look forward to welcoming you to Thessaloniki in Greece for the BEDA European Design Forum and General Assembly, two days of high-level discussion, networking, workshops, thought-leadership and inspiration. And some warm weather! 


Design Views - New exhibition series celebrating IDZ jubilee

2018 marks the 50th anniversary of International Design Center Berlin.

Austrian EU Council Presidency Conference on Impact of R&I Policy at the Crossroads of Policy Design, Implementation and Evaluation

Research and Innovation (R&I) policy is more than ever charged with demonstrating societal impact.

ERRIN's Design & Creativity Working Group

ERRIN's Design & Creativity Working Group organised an event on 8 March 2018, where participants explored the benefits of incorporating design and creative industries in innovation. At this event, the Cité du design presented “When design…takes up residence”, a programme that facilitates the integration of design in companies.

UX Design Awards 2018 - Submission Deadline Extended

The submission deadline for the UX Design Awards has been extended until 20 April 20 2018. The extension offers precious additional time for businesses, design consultancies and agencies worldwide to submit user-centric products, services and concepts to the competition. The UX Design Awards focus on user experience as a key asset in a connected world. aims to create a fundamental change in public sector and shift to a more competitive, innovative and design driven society

December 2017, the Ministry of Public Administration of the Republic of Slovenia launched the project.The goal of the project is to introduce new design-driven innovation approaches across public administration.

Belgium is Design heading to Milan Design Week

The Belgian regional design organisations FlandersDC, MAD Brussels and Wallonie-Bruxelles Design Mode (WBDM) have been working together since 2007 to promote Belgian design under the Belgium is Design label.This year, for the first time, FlandersDC and WBDM join forces at the SaloneSatellite, where five young Belgian designers (i.e. PaulinePlusLuis, Amorce Studio, Laurent Verly, Rope project / Leila Boukhalfa and Gewoon David) will appear together.

For a successful start to the career – Red Dot: Junior Award is looking for talents in communication design

Trainees, students and young professionals are also encouraged to demonstrate their design expertise – in the Red Dot: Junior Award, which is part of the international design competition. The best piece of work by an up-and-coming designer will receive the Red Dot: Junior Prize, with prize money of 10,000€.

The Meaning of colour: How to be a Professional Colour Consultant

The third edition of the Specialising Master in Color Design & Technology will be held in collaboration with the Associazione Italiana Colore. The Master aims to provide advanced training to professionals, so as to enable them to understand and manage the many technological and design issues, often across many disciplinary areas, typical of all those professional and research sectors in which the use and management of color are essential.