27 Mar 2012
Seoul (Korea) - The Korean Minister of Knowledge Economy has appointed Dr. Taeyong Lee, former President & CEO of KEMCO (Korea Energy Management Corporation) and former Deputy Commissioner of the Korean Intellectual Property Office, as the new President of KIDP (Korea Institute of Design Promotion). Dr. Lee took office as President on 27 March 2012.
26 Mar 2012
Zagreb (Croatia) - The international triennial exhibition of graphic design and visual communications - Zgraf - opened on Thursday 15 March 2012. The Zgraf programme is made up of two main parts: an exhibition reviewing works completed in the past three years (since the last Zgraf exhibition); and, a thematic exhibition presenting works designed for this year's theme 'This used to be the future.'
24 Mar 2012
Ljubljana (Slovenia) – Designers, commissioners, producers, students and design organisations, from anywhere in the world, have until 30 March to submit products, concepts and projects, from any area of design, that have been created in the past two years, to 23rd Biennial of Design.
22 Mar 2012
San Jose (United States) - The 2012 Adobe® Design Achievement Awards has announced this year's judges. Adobe and Icograda selected a panel of outstanding individuals from their international networks to review this year's submissions.
12 Mar 2012
Copenhagen/Brussels (Denmark/Belgium) - 'The Future We Want - Drop by Drop' - hosted by The United Nations in Brussels, in collaboration with the Nordic Council of Ministers - is now calling for world-wide public voting until 21 March.
08 Mar 2012
Taipei (Taiwan - Chinese Taipei) - Taiwan Design Center is offering one free exhibition booth (2mx3m) per international education institution to participate in the Young Designers' Exhibition (YODEX). Every May, YODEX offers top design courses from across Taiwan (Chinese Taipei) and abroad the opportunity to meet with industry employers, buyers, the media, trend predictors, students and a design-hungry public.
05 Mar 2012
Johannesburg (South Africa) - Coinciding with the Design Indaba, The Brand Council of South Africa (BCSA) was launched on 1 March, with a commitment to deliver on its manifesto promise of enabling positive growth in the economy and supporting South Africa's ability to compete as a nation.
05 Mar 2012
London (United Kingdom) - Acclaimed architect David Adjaye and iconic British industrial designer Kenneth Grange will headline SEGD’s 2012 International Symposium April 27 in London. The 2012 SEGD International Symposium: Design, Innovation, Collaboration is being held in partnership with the Victoria and Albert Museum.
01 Mar 2012
Montréal (Canada) - Having held the position for seven years, Icograda Managing Director Brenda Sanderson, is embarking on a new path in May this year. Consequently, the Executive Board are currently seeking a new Managing Director.