Joseph Binder Award exhibition in Innsbruck – save the date

Designaustria report on success at JBA16, with an exhibition showcasing the winners at WEI SRAUM designforum Tirol.

Call for Entries: DBA Design Effectiveness Awards 2018

BEDA members can enjoy a discount on entries to the Design Effectiveness Awards, which every year prove the commercial benefit of investment in design. 

New Fund will support British Design and Product Start-ups

The British Design Fund will launch this May – Damian Bonser, founder of the Fund, explains the ideas behind the scheme.

Makers Unite for social inclusion

BNO report on Makers Unite, a six week social inclusion programme based on collaboratively creating sustainable products.

Update of the European Design Report

There’s still time to contribute to the European Design Report – but hurry! Deadline 30th April

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.