design industry

New board Swiss Design Association
Category: Members news

The newly elected board of the Swiss Design Association under president Dominic Sturm will emphasise the role design plays in innovation and for the economy as is shown with the new partnership with Swiss Innovation Forum.

Capturing the impact of “Design Europe 2021” on BEDA
Category: BEDA updates

The end of the project funded by the Creative Europe programme offers the opportunity to reflect on the impact achieved on BEDA, its members and the organisations surrounding us.

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.

Finnish design industry outlook remains positive
Category: Members news

Ornamo update on their annual design industry survey, highlighting the opportunities offered by new digital technologies.

BEDA Cluster Measuring Design - Report 2016

‘Design, understood as an integrator of functional, emotional and social utilities at the very outset of systemic innovation, may be a key factor enabling important non-linear efficiencies in the economic and social value creation of firms and GDP growth of nations.’

Update of the European Design Report

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

BEDA European Design Forum
Category: BEDA updates

BEDA European Design Forum: What is the future of design support across Europe? 8 June, Vilnius.

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.

BEDA and the economic value of design
Category: BEDA updates

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