Resources

Finnish design industry aims for growth
14/11/2016

The Finnish Association of Designers Ornamo’s annual economic forecast reveals a positive outlook.

BEDA and the economic value of design
15/11/2016

Three of BEDA’s clusters relate to the economic value of design; we offer an overview of the importance of this area of work.

ERRIN talk EU Design Days & innovation
15/11/2016

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

Benchmarking Design for Innovation Policy
31/03/2017

Anna Whicher explains how the Design Policy Monitor framework is used to influence policy.

Design-thinking for the European tourism sector
20/04/2016

A new EU project by BEDA members promotes the use of design-thinking as a useful methodology for SMEs in the tourism sector.

Design in the Circular Economy

The European Union have revised the Circular Economy package; through this latest Position paper and related actions, BEDA can strengthen its position as the design authority at European Commission level.

Supporting innovation and opportunity in EU design IPR

In the positioning paper, BEDA offers some proposals with the aim of supporting opportunity, enterprise and innovation in EU design IPR.

BEDA Vision on the Design Profession

Through its positioning papers, BEDA offers guidance to members in addressing changing demands on individual design practitioners, design firms and the design industry at large.

BEDA Positioning Paper on Public Procurement

BEDA Positioning Paper on Public Procurement – spread the word.