DesignWrites: Upcoming industry events and awards

18 August 2014

Bird & Bird and The Printable World
18 September 2014
Bird & Bird offices, London, UK

Join us for an evening of discussion on the important IP and IT legal issues raised by the revolution of 3D printing. Take a peek at 3D printing in action and see the potential of the 3D platform through our exhibitors, who will be showcasing a variety of different products and designs throughout the evening.

Domaine de Boisbuchet
22 June - 13 September 2014
Boisbuchet, France

This event sees architects and designers coming together to host interactive workshops for professionals and students with a keen interest in the creative process of design.

Design Miami
3 - 7 December 2014
Miami, USA

The USA’s largest design event featuring talks, exhibitions and parties.

London Design Festival
13 – 21 September 2014
London, UK

London Design Festival is a celebration of all things design. The events take place over nine days in up to 300 venues throughout the city.

SBID International Design Awards
14 November 2014
London, UK

Recognising design excellence in a range of categories, the International Design Awards is an established event in the design industry.

China International Industrial Design Fair
29 November – 2 December 2014
Shenzhen, China

A design trade exhibition covering various topics such as the future of design, branding, strategy and new materials.

World Architecture Festival
1 – 3 October 2014

Recognising global architectural excellence in 2014, the festival’s shortlist includes architects in over 40 countries, covering 30 categories.

7th SA Innovation Summit
17 – 18 September 2014
Cape Town, South Africa

This year, the South Africa Innovation Summit’s theme encompasses “Local Innovation, Global Conversation”. The event showcases South Africa’s wealth of originality, innovation and creativity in design.

Downtown Design Dubai
28 - 31 October 2014
Dubai, UAE

Downtown Design is an international design fair showcasing the most iconic and ground-breaking design brands.

Melbourne Indesign
22 – 23 August 2014
Melbourne, Australia

Indesign: The Event is an annual event in the Asia Pacific. Over the past 11 years, the event has brought together international and regional creative figures from the architecture and design industry.