After 11 successful editions, the BDW has firmly established itself as the Barcelona’s leading event, and as one of the major design weeks on the international calendar. Last edition of the BDW welcomed a record attendance of over 12.000 people.
Barcelona Design Week, organised by BCD Barcelona Design Centre, is an annual meeting of design, innovation and business that from 2006 attracts professionals, creative businesses and design lovers who are eager to learn new trends, to network and to share knowledge and projects about a wide range of topics.
In October of each year, Dutch Design Week (DDW) takes place in Eindhoven. During 9 days more than 2,500 designers present their work and ideas to more than 295,000 visitors from home and abroad. In more than hundred locations across the city, DDW organises and facilitates exhibitions, lectures, prize ceremonies, networking events, debates and festivities.
DDW concentrates on the designs of the future. Every imaginable discipline and aspect of design is on offer, but the emphasis is on experiment, innovation and cross-overs. Exceptional attention each year goes to work and development of young talent.
The Toronto Design Offsite Festival (TO DO) is Canada’s largest cultural celebration of design with over 100 exhibitions and events forming Toronto’s design week, January 16-22, 2017.
Going into its 7th year, TO DO transforms Toronto into a hub for creativity, taking design and art out of the studio and into the urban sphere, bringing people together to celebrate contemporary culture. We provide opportunities for emerging talent, and engage the community with exceptional and accessible public programming.
Beijing Design Week (BJDW), launched in 2009, is a national large-scale annual cultural event and international A-type creative design event held in Beijing with the approval of the Party Central Committee and the State Council, which is cosponsored by the Ministry of Culture and Beijing Municipal Government.
As the design week with the largest scale in Asia and creative design public service platform with international influence in Beijing and with sustainable development, every year BJDW attracts more than 2,000 designers, institution representatives and academic professionals, more than 100 registered media and 5 million audience
Helsinki Design Week is a multidisciplinary design festival that presents design from a number of fields as well as fashion, architecture and urban culture. Held annually in September, the festival programme contains around 250 events every year, and boasted about 158,000 visitors in 2016. Helsinki Design Week chairs World Design Weeks from 2017 to 2020.
Celebrating it’s 10th year! Explore what makes design in the Bay Area so unique. From tech inventions to culture changing products, human centered design, emerging fashion to international architecture, San Francisco Design Week is an opportunity to experience the region’s unique design talents, impact and innovations. From household products you use in your home and car to tech you wear or carry in your pocket, San Francisco is a hub of innovation like no other. We’ll discuss, debate, explore, celebrate and showcase San Francisco’s broad influence on the design world and beyond.
SF Design Week spans the entire Bay Area from Silicon Valley to the city of San Francisco. With more than 60 studio tours and 200 events throughout the week featuring world-renowned designers, entrepreneurs and innovative thought leaders.
Design Week Mexico is the organization that builds the most influential design scene in Mexico since 2009. Its last edition brought together 80,000 visitors and 2,000 participants from designers and architects to key entities from the cultural, educational, commercial and governmental spheres. DWM is a cultural hub where the creative community and design amateurs meet to connect the dots between innovation, creativity and technology.
DWM’s team, along with the Government of Mexico City, works as the organizing committee towards World Design Capital Mexico City 2018, a biennial designation granted by the World Design Organization.
Tokyo Design Week celebrated its 32nd anniversary in 2016 and has developed into an international design event that gathers excellent architecture, interior, product design, graphic design and art from all over the world. Tokyo Design Week presents Japan’s newest creativity and technology under a different theme every year and attracts more than 100,000 visitors every year.
Seoul Design Week(SDW) is representing design festival of Seoul city consisting of various design-related events being held simultaneously at DDP.
SDW is a festival run by the participation of citizens where individuals, businesses, organizations, schools, design experts, and other participants communicate design and relish its beauty, while sharing diverse ideas that can contribute to a “better life.”