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Meeting the Design Leadership Board Suggestions


In September the members of the European Design Leadership Board handed their report to the Vice President of European Commission Antonio Tajani during the design Innovation Summit in Helsinki. The report contained 21 recommendations about how to raise the profile of design in European business, industry, public sector and wellbeing. In the end of November the Read more >

Welcome words from the Leadership Board member


Design can make a difference in the society.

I warmly welcome you to the European Design Innovation Summit in Helsinki 17-18 September. The Summit will take place in the heart of the World Design Capital 2012, which is a notable sign of the importance of design’s role in the European society and in the European decision-making.

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Introducing the European Design Innovation Initiative (EDII)


Design has been recognised as a key discipline and activity to bring ideas to the market in the Innovation Union – Europe’s 2020 flagship initiative.

Strategic use of design in all sectors of the society contributes to user-driven innovation for the benefit of the citizens. In the business sector, design plays a key role in the Read more >