A brand new tramway for the Biennale Internationale Design Saint Etienne 2017

Cité du design and Metropolis of Saint-Etienne have launched a competition to design a new tramway for the city.

Audi Flò: an autonomous driving sharing experience
27/04/2017 and Volkswagen Group Design come together to offer a new public service for cities of the future.

Service design pioneer creates customer experience for trams

Ornamo Award 2017 is won by Mikko Koivisto, whose agency Hellon are improving the Helsinki rapid tram service

New Nordic design and public transport

SVID update on how innovative design is being used in the Nordic countries to improve and popularise use of public transport.

Survey on Membership Benefits

In the context of the DE2021 project, BEDA maps the existing benefits and services delivered by professional designers' associations from across Europe.

Report on WIPO SCT 37th session

Report on the 37th session of the Standing Committee on the Law of Trademarks, Industrial Designs and Geographical Indications (SCT) WIPO, Geneva from 27-30 March 2017.

Design4Innovation Kick-off meeting in Bruges

The first Design4Innovation project meeting on 7th, 8th and 9th of March, kick-started a new interregional collaboration aiming to enhance SME competitiveness.

Circular Design: Learning for Innovative Design for Sustainability

A new project funded by Erasmus+ will enhance the creation and consumption of sustainable products and services, aligned with European Circular Economy policies.

BEDA Clusters update

Clusters are a key part of BEDA’s strategy to 2021; find out about the latest developments in each area here.