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Call for best User Experience related work

You are a student with experience in the field of UX-Design and want to prove your UX-Skills in an international competition? Then go ahead and apply now for the third UX World Championship and get the chance to create your dreams and learn from our international speakers at the WUC 2018. Send the best User Experience related work until May 31st to

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Open Call – Designers in Residence

Designregio Kortrijk is looking for 3 highly motivated and recently graduated designer-makers or creative artists to join in a regional residency in Kortrijk, Belgium.

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English-French publication by Cité du design

In 2014 the French Ministry of Industry launched an ambitious programme for businesses the Designers in residence scheme. To further disseminate the benefits of this programme, it is now important to remember the methodologies developed: this is the purpose of this compendium.

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What designers can do

What designers can do is the eight yearbook to date, and was published 2017 with a completely new design. It presents 86 theses from the 2016/17 academic year, written by students from the bachelor’s program of the University of Applied Studies in Graz.

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Where to go in 2018

The British magazine Dezeen identifies the 50 best architecture, design and technology events for 2018; 8 out of 50 design fairs, conferences and trade shows take place in one of the 31 UNESCO Cities of Design. Take a look at the list of the best events and add them to your calendar! Design Indaba  21. – 24. February, Cape Town,

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ED AWARDS 2018

Since 2007 a group of people, made out of publishers, journalists, editors and academics, come together on a yearly basis, to gather, evaluate and acknowledge the best examples of communication design in our continent.

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Experience Economy – made in Styria

Experiencing Styrian companies first-hand on exciting tours. Innovative enterprises open their doors to allow a fascinating glimpse into the diversity of Styria’s economy and show on their experience tours how real Styrian quality is created – from the raw material to the finished product.

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Ernst Giselbrecht + Partner monograph

How can we build in a world that is becoming increasingly complex and fast-paced? The Graz-based architect Ernst Giselbrecht originally from Vorarlberg understands the architecture of our times as “nodes in a larger network that we can experience spatially” at an ecological, social and economic level.

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9 new Cities of Design!

On 31st of October 2017, 64 cities from 44 countries have been designated as UNESCO Creative Cities by Director-General, Irina Bokova. Among them are 9 Cities of Design.

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100 Days in a UNESCO City of Design

In the course of this programme, Graz-based creative people of all design fields get the opportunity to work in a company in a UNESCO City of Design, make contacts, gather experiences, intensify linking within the creative community and widen their horizon.

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Mezcal Glass Design Competition

Mezcal is along with Tequila the most famous beverage in Mexico. In the Puebla Tlaxcala Valley remains of the production of this beverage from 400 B.C. were found, making it one of the oldest distilled beverages in the world. Tequila has its glass, mezcal from Puebla needs one.

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Montréal Design Declaration

epresentatives of the international community of designers, architects, planners and landscape architects signed the Montreal Design Declaration at the first international Design Summit Meeting in Montreál.

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Berlin Design Digest

100 projects, products, and processes from Berlin resumed in one publication: The book with 304 pages and more than 300 photos and illustrations will not only inspire readers, but also enable them to exchange, cooperate, and initiate projects.

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Le Serre di ASTER | full equipped office for foreign startups

Le Serre di ASTER (ASTER Greenhouses) includes a wide open space to accommodate 6 startups of the region around Bologna. An additional office is dedicated to one international host for a period of one week to one month.

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Student UX World Championship

Graz Creative City of Design opened a call for proposals to students worldwide for the User Experience (UX) Student World Championship; it was hold in the framework of the World Usability Congress

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Projects by Curitiba

The following will present some successfully implemented design projects in Curitiba.

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Design District Helsinki

Located in the centre of Helsinki and comprising 25 streets, the Design District Helsinki is an area full of design and antique shops, fashion stores, museums, art galleries, restaurants and showrooms.

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Berlin Design Selection

The Berlin Design Selection tour stops at the most important international design fairs and festivals and shows a selection of objects, products and prototypes made in Berlin or designed by Berlin designers.

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