Events for foundation members

Our foundation members can take part in exclusive events. These include the Design + Innovation Committee, at which the host company offers valuable insights into its work. Brand managers get together for a frank discussion of real-world case studies on the Brand Management Committee. The SmartHome + Building Committee offers a discussion platform to highlight the constantly increasing user experience requirements in brand and design contexts.

Current dates at a glance.

Brand Management Committee

The Brand Management Committee is open to those responsible for design, corporate design and brands at manufacturing companies that are members of the German Design Council. This is where those responsible for brands discuss practical examples at eye level or introduce best-practice examples. Participants become acquainted with the company hosting the event, while receiving valuable insight into the respective design and brand strategy. The meetings are hosted by different foundation members each time and occur once or twice a year.

Arbeitskreis Markenführung 2018 Rat für Formgebung Porsche Design
13 April 2018

Studio F.A. Porsche, Zell am See

12 September 2018

Miele & Cie. KG, Gütersloh
The 19th session of the Brand Management Committee is hosted by Miele & Cie. KG in Gütersloh. Andreas Enslin, head of the Miele Design Center, will talk about brand and user experience at Miele. Detlef Wanzek will present the »Miele Dialoggarer« in his presentation »Revolutionary Excellence«.

Design + Art Committee

Arbeitskreis Design + Kunst 2018 Rat für Formgebung eon
1 March 2018

E.ON, Essen

Branding- and design right Committee

07 March 2018

Messeturm, Frankfurt/Main

SmartHome + Building Committee

The SmartHome + Building Committee was founded due to the progressive digitalisation and interconnectedness of product offerings. The participants discuss the challenges and opportunities of the constantly evolving requirements of the user-experience in the context of brands and design. In a first step, the committee will determine the importance of the topic for the companies in the building technology, the sanitary and the household appliance industry that are members of the German Design Council. In addition, it will initiate dialogue across industry boundaries. The committee meets annually.

Manufacture + Craft Committee

Dates for 2019 to come

Design + Innovation Committee

Arbeitskreis Design + Innovation 2018 Rat für Formgebung Vorwerk
14 March 2018

Vorwerk, Wuppertal

28 and 29 June 2018

VOLA, Horsens (Denmark)

Design forum DX — DAX

DX — DAX is a design forum of the German Design Council, it was founded in September 2017 and is concerned with all aspects of the digital transformation.

19 March 2018

Lufthansa AG, Frankfurt

Impressions of past events:

Regional Meeting for Foundation Members of the German Design Council at Walter Knoll 2014
Regional Meeting for Foundation Members of the German Design Council at Storck Bicycles 2015
SmartHome + Building Committee of the German Design Council at Deutsche Telekom AG 2016
Regional Meeting for Foundation Members of the German Design Council at B.Braun 2017
Regional Meeting for Foundation Members of the German Design Council at RECARO 2016
Brand Management Committee of the German Design Council at Merck 2017
Regional Meeting for Foundation Members of the German Design Council at B.Braun 2017

 

 

Previous hosts of the events:

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