Above: A Design Propaganda Campaign at the 2007 Singapore Design Festival


20-30 November 2009

2009 marks a special year for the Singapore Design Festival with Singapore hosting the International Council of Societies of Industrial Design (Icsid) World Design Congress 2009 and INDEX: Award Exhibition 2009 as the first INDEX: Partner City. The Festival will also present the best of design in Singapore with the President's Design Award 2009 Ceremony and Exhibition, Singapore Creative Circle Awards and more.

Singapore Design Festival 2009 is a meeting place for designers, design thought leaders and design clients of the world to establish the "Design Difference".

It is inclusive in outlook, featuring prominent international and Singapore creative personalities and outstanding works at events including country presentations, conferences, exhibitions, workshops, open houses, product launches and award ceremonies. The 2009 Festival is expected to attract over 100,000 people participating in more than 100 activities island-wide.

[Image: Singapore Design Festival flier]

Find out more about the Singapore Design Festival 2009
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World-renowned creative experts will lead the Design2050 Studios at the congress.
A parallel event from 20-30 November 2009.
26-27 November 2009, Icsid Members will address administrative issues and future strategic initiatives.

Event updates

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The 26th Icsid World Design Congress commenced in Singapore
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Experience the cultural and social events of Singapore during the Congress
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Chris Luebkeman Curates "Life @ 1 Planet" for a Sustainable Future
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Distinguished Architects Investigate 'Metabolism' of Future Mega Cities
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Stefano Marzano tackles future healthcare challenges
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Feng Zhu presents Entertainment 2050
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Bill Mitchell to "Reinvent the Automobile 2050"
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William Halal announced as keynote speaker
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Design2050 Studio leaders: video interviews now online
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New Design2050 Studios and hotel rates announced
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Call for papers
Icsid Design Education Conference 2009 [read more]


Tips for planning your trip
(PDF - 408KB)

Congress Brochure August 2009 (PDF - 4MB)

Congress Brochure July 2009
(PDF - 1MB)

About Singapore

Watch a 3 minute 'Uniquely Singapore' destination video.

Source: www.visitsingapore.com

Host organisation

Hosted by DesignSingapore Council the public organisation for promotion and development of Singapore design.