Source: Barcelona Centre de Disseny

Source: Barcelona Centre de Disseny

Last modified: 16/06/2016

The Barcelona Design Week brings together over 12,000 people

Organized by BCN Barcelona Design Centre, Barcelona Design Week (BDW) closes its 11th edition with more than 12,000 and an increasing global presence.

With the motto ‘the design invasion', this year's edition featured over 70 activities such as conferences, workshops, presentations and networking activities that brought together creatives, companies, professionals and the general public at the Disseny Hub Barcelona. In total, more than 80 companies, organizations and schools have taken an active part.

Pau Herrera, President of Barcelona Design Center highlights the importance of hosting a design week in the city, an international showcase that connects Barcelona with major international cities and contributes to take the pulse of what is happening in the world in relation to design. Herrera also sees the BDW as “a platform to present Barcelona's design scene and its main players to an international audience”.

The Barcelona Design Week also hosted, from June 6 to 8, the second edition of the Design is Future ‘congresstival', with the participation of more than 300 companies and professionals, a 30% more than the previous year, together with 15 world-renowned experts.

>> For more information: 

Barcelona Design Week website 

Barcelona Design Center website 

Disseny Hub Barcelona website 

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