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Hong Kong SAR

Hong Kong Design Centre
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Contact Info

1/F Innocentre
72 Tat Chee Avenue
Kowloon Tong
Hong Kong SAR
T:
25228688

Executive Director

Dr. Edmund Lee
T:
2522 8688

Senior Project Executive

Ms. Lydia Cheng

Member Profile

Hong Kong Design Centre (HKDC) is a non-profit organisation and a strategic partner of the HKSAR Government in establishing Hong Kong as a centre of design excellence in Asia. Since 2001, HKDC has been on a public mission to use design and innovation to drive value creation and improve the well-being of society in the following directions: (i) CONNECT - connecting all industry doers and thinkers, fostering exchange and collaborations among designers, businesses and academia; (ii) CELEBRATE - celebrating talents and good designs that improve quality of life, address social innovation and preserve cultural heritage; (iii) NUTURE - nurturing creativity and entrepreneurship among students, budding design-preneurs and design-driven start-ups; (iv) ADVANCE - advancing expertise and knowledge to promote innovation and growth within Hong Kong’s design community; and (v) ENGAGE - engaging the society by sharing industry news, knowledge and insights with the press as well as the public. HKDC’s flagship programmes include Business of Design Week (since 2002) – Asia’s leading annual conference and event on Design, Innovation and Brands; DFA Awards (since 2003) – the most recognized design awards from an Asia perspective; Design Incubation Programme (since 2012) and Fashion Incubation Programme (since 2017) – 2-year incubation programmes to nurture future design and fashion entrepreneurs; FASHION ASIA HONGKONG (since 2016) – an initiative combining conversations, interactions and cultural exchanges to energise the city’s image, and positioning it as an Asian hub for fashion trade and business development; Knowledge of Design Week (since 2006) – an annual thematic design knowledge sharing platform on how design can solve complex challenges of our society. For more details about our works, please visit: www.hkdesigncentre.org
Abbreviation or Acronym:
HKDC
Year Founded:
2001
Language of Operations:
Chinese
Other Language:
English