World Design Event
After a succesfull first edition in 2017 World Design Event continues with new Creatie Embassies during Dutch Design Week. Design City.
Creative Embassies are a community of international creative thinkers and doers, urban innovators, business communities, entrepreneurs, educational institutions and government bodies tackle future challenges faced by cities and their inhabitants. This year’s Creative Embassies zoom in on six topics: circularity, health, mobility, food, water and urban transformation.
WDE is organized by Dutch Design Foundation and a wide range of programme partners. WDE takes place in Eindhoven from the 20st till the 28th of October 2018. The WDE programme is accessible with a DDW ticket, although some events are free.
For the Antenna conference – organized in conjunction with World Design Event – a separate ticket is required.
Antenna is a platform for young, international design talent, initiated by Design Indaba and Dutch Design Week. The very best of a next generation that will have a positive impact on the world with new insights, clear ideals and strong ambition. No superficial products or big names, but people searching for answers to social problems. Antenna gives them a voice and the chance to change the world.
This year on Monday 22 October we present the second edition of the Antenna conference. With 20 of the world’s best design graduates on stage. And we launch the first exhibition of antenna, presenting a selection of projects that inspire and surprise.
Dutch Design Week
is an annual nine-day design festival featuring more than 2500 designers and 400+ presentations and events, at 110 locations in Eindhoven from the 20st until the 28th of October 2018. DDW is organized by Dutch Design Foundation.
DDW boasts a mixture of exhibitions, events, presentations, workshops, debates, conferences. Some of them are accessible for free, for some others a ticket is required.
A DDW ticket is available which gives access to all exhibitions and locations for a period of nine days. In addition, this tickets gives free or discounted access to selected talks, presentations and the DDW music programme and bike rental (free of charge).