Conference for thinking about the future of Japan’s design cities
Asahikawa, Kobe, and Nagoya have been Design Cities as part of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network (UCCN), and are jointly organizing the “往来(ourai)｜Correspondence” conference to be held on October 26, 2023. This conference will welcome a variety of guests who focus on design, and it will include a keynote lecture themed around civic pride by Kaori Ito of the Tokyo University of Science and a talk session about the possibilities and future of design cities through the UCCN.
The three organizing cities will use this event as an opportunity to launch the UNESCO Cities of Design Conference and strengthen exchanges and collaborations between Design Cities in Japan.
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Program director/ Focal point
Nagoya, UNESCO City of Design Organizing Committee
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