International Forum of Industrial Design “Global Industrial Design”
Global design becomes an integral part of development, driver of innovations and a crucial competitive factor.
Annual forum Global Industrial Design in the framework of INNOPROM allows representatives of Russian industry to get acquainted with the latest achievements and trends in international industrial design, to see the opportunities to improve the efficiency offered by the industry, and to get acquainted with the leading industrial designers of the world.
So, the main guest of the first GID forum held in 2012 was Karim Rashid, who delivered a lecture. The head-liner of the second forum, held in Germany at the industrial exhibition Hannover Messe, was the legendary Chris Bangle, former chief designer of BMW. In the framework of INNOPROM-2013, the GID forum was attended by several international figures in the field of design: Ross Lovegrove, Karim Rashid and Rogier van der Heide. GID-2014 was visited by Chris Bangle, Karim Rashid and Oscar Pena, Chief Art Director of Philips Lifestyle.
The Global Industrial Design Forum consists of an exposition, displaying the latest solutions in the field of industrial design and business programme, dedicated to the most relevant questions of the industry.
The forum will be participated by:
- International figures in the field of industrial design;
- Successful Russian designers, as well as beginners;
- Students of international design schools and Russian IHLs, dealing with the training of specialists in the field of industrial design;
- Industrial companies.
It is the third time when the Forum shall become a platform for the final part of the All-Russia student's contest on industrial design, called FORMA. The finalists will be evaluated by the competent jury, consisting of successful Russian and foreign designers, representatives of the Designers Union of Russia and teachers of design IHLs.
In 2013 Ross Lovegrove, the world famous designer, was the chairman of the jury.
In 2014, the jury was headed by Oscar Pena, Chief Art Director of Philips Lifestyle.
The winners will be awarded with prizes.
Besides the contest, students will have a chance to take part in the educational program of the forum – to attend lectures and workshops held by the world trend-setters, to know about relevant themes and problems of the global industrial design.
You are welcome to take part in the exposition and business programme of the Global Industrial Design Forum in the framework of INNOPROM-2015!
More information and all the news - at the official site of the event!
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