Time and a place

What’s on the calendar this year? Something for everyone. Design Week’s got it covered…

JANUARY

17-23

International Möbelmesse

In partnership with the Museum of Applied Art, Cologne, the International Design exhibition – The State of Affairs is held from 18 January until 24 April.

KölnMesse, Cologne, Germany

Contact: koelnmesseuk@classic.

msn.com or 020 8681 8166

www.koelnmesse.de/imm

18-20

Event Expo

Exhibition trade show

London Arena, 36 Limeharbour, London E14

Contact: 01923 690669

www.eventexpo.co.uk

28-29

Transformations

British-German design experiences, in association with The British Council

Stilwerk Forum, Kantstra§e 17, 10623 Berlin, Germany

Contact: Internationales Design Zentrum Berlin on 00 49 30 2933510

www.idz.de

FEBRUARY

7-11

Hotelympia

Hospitality industry exhibition

Earls Court 1 and 2, Warwick Road/Old Brompton Road, London SW5

Contact: 01203 426521

www.hotelympia.com

20-22

European International Conference on Design Management

The Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Contact: The Design Management Institute at dmistaff@dmi.org or 00 1 617 338 6380

www.dmi.org

20-22

Link2000

Imaging event for traditional and digital imaging professionals

Business Design Centre, 52 Upper Street, London N1

Contact: 01799 544261

www.marketlink.co.uk/link2000

Design Week Awards Ceremony

Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane, London W1

Contact: 020 7970 4772

www.design-week.co.uk

MARCH

14-16

Millennium 2000 Total Packaging Exhibition

Trade packaging exhibition

London Arena Exhibition Centre, 36 Limeharbour, London Docklands E14.

Contact: 020 8655 4144

20-21

Promax Europe

Electronic media trade event

Berlin, Germany

Contact: The Lippin Company on 020 7470 8771

www.promax.org

29-30

Los Angeles Design Week

Features NeoCon West, Design Show Los Angeles, Design Walk 2000

Contact: Merchandise Mart Properties on 00 1 312 527 4141

www.ladesignweek.com

APRIL

3-7

Design in Education Week

Events nationwide

Contact: The Design Council on 020 7420 5200

www.diew.org.uk

11-13

Design for Manufacture

Design engineering exhibition

National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham B40 1NT

Contact: Centaur Exhibitions on 020 7970 4173

www.centaur.co.uk

11-16

Salone Internazionale del Mobile

International furniture fair

Fiera Milano, Milan, Italy

Contact: 00 39 02 86915663

www.fieramilano.com

www.cosmit.it

11-16

Euroluce

International lighting fair

Fiera Milano, Milan, Italy

Contact: 00 39 02 86915663

www.fieramilano.com

www.cosmit.it

17-19

Digital Solutions

Olympia, Kensington, London W8

Contact: 01923 690681

24-28

Istanbul International Graphic Design Week

Istanbul, Turkey

Contact: 00 90 212 245 2297 or Sadik Karamustafa at sadik@turk.net

MAY

7-9

Top Drawer Summer

Personal gifts showcase

Earls Court 2, Warwick Road, London SW5

Contact: 020 7385 7448

www.topdrawer.co.uk

9-11

Sign UK

Hall 12, National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham B40 1NT

Contact: Nathan Lloyd on 020 8987 7619

9-11

Lightfair International 2000

Lighting industry trade event

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, USA

Contact: fax on demand 001 888 611 0164

17-20

Spectrum

Contemporary furniture show

Commonwealth Institute, 230 Kensington High Street, London W8

Contact: 020 8446 9580

20-23

International Contemporary Furniture Fair

Incorporating Decorex USA

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, New York, USA

Contact: George Little Management on 001 914 421 3206

21-25

Interbuild 2000

Exhibition for the building and construction industry

National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham B40 1NT

Contact: 020 7505 6613

24

D&AD Awards Ceremony

Olympia, Kensington, London W8

Contact: 020 7840 1111

www.dandad.org

JUNE

1-4

MODE

Contemporary furniture and accessories show

Business Design Centre, 52 Upper Street, London N1

Contact: mode@business-design-centre.com or 0870 739 9666 (local rate)

www.business-design-centre.com

8-9

Pan European Brand Design Association Congress

How will e-commerce and Web branding affect the design?

Copenhagen, Denmark

Contact: Design Events on 020 7247 6116

12-14

Neocon

Office environment trade fair

The Merchandise Mart, Chicago, USA

Contact: fax to 00 1 312 527 7694

www.neocon.com

20-22

In-Store Marketing Show

Olympia, Kensington, London W8

Contact: 020 7970 4000

www.centaur.co.uk

21-22

Total Publishing

European magazine publishing exhibition

Earls Court 2, Old Brompton Road, London SW5

Contact: Quantum Exhibitions on 020 8565 4200

www.totalpublishing.co.uk

JULY

6-9

July design nation

6

D&AD Student Awards Ceremony

The New Connaught Rooms, Great Queen Street, London WC2

Contact: 020 7840 1111

www.dandad.org

6-9

New Designers Part One

Graduating designers exhibition

venue tba

Contact: 020 7359 3535

www.newdesigners.com

13-17

New Designers Part Two

Graduating designers exhibition

venue tba

Contact: 020 7359 3535

www.newdesigners.com

tbc

D&AD Student Expo

Contact: 020 7840 1111

www.dandad.org

SEPTEMBER

10-12

Top Drawer Autumn

Personal gifts and design-led home accessories showcase

Earls Court 2, Warwick Road, London SW5

Contact: 020 7385 7448

www.topdrawer.co.uk

20-23

Marketing Forum 2000

The Aurora cruise ship

Contact: Richmond Events at marketingforum@richmond

events.com or 020 8479 3220

www.marketingforum.com or www.richmondevents.com

20-23

Design Gumbo

Industrial Designers Society of America design conference

Fairmont Hotel, New Orleans, Los Angeles USA

Contact: IDSA on idsa@erols.com or 00 1 703 759 0100

www.idsa.org/

21-24

International Biennale of Graphic Design

International symposium endorsed by Icograda

Moravská Galerie, Brno, Czech Republic

Contact: bienale@mg-brno.anet.cz or 00 42 05 422 11464

www.bienale-brno.cz

21-24

Property Forum 2000

P&O Ship MV Arcadia

Contact: Richmond Events on 020 8479 3220

www.thepropertyforum.com

23-24

London Open House

Celebration of the capital’s architecture

Various venues throughout London

Contact: info@londonopenhouse.demon.co.uk

www.londonopenhouse.demon.co.uk

25-27

Design Vision

Design for the hospitality industry exhibition

Grand Hall, Olympia, Kensington, London W8

Contact: 020 8715 8307

end Sept

ATypI Annual Conference

Type related international event Leipzig, Germany

Contact: sharon@sharonirving.co.uk or 01737 780150

www.atypi.org

OCTOBER

1-3

Design Vision (within The Restaurant Show)

Design for the hospitality industry exhibition

Grand Hall, Olympia, Kensington, London W8

Contact: 020 8715 8307

5-8

100% Design

Contemporary interior show

Earls Court 2, Old Brompton Road, London SW5

Contact: nicola.powis@reedexpo.co.uk or 020 8910 7724

www.100percentdesign.co.uk

1-31

World Exposition 2000

International trade exhibition

Hanover, Germany

tba

Designers Block 2000

Furniture and products by a variety of international artists and designers

venue to be announced

Contact: Piers Roberts at Same on 020 7700 1614

16-17

Crash Test Dummies

International Council of Graphic Design Associations’ London student seminar

Business Design Centre, 52 Upper Street, London N1

Contact: secretariat@icograda.org

19-24

Orgatec

International trade fair for furnishing and management of offices and office facilities

Contact: orgatec@koelnmesse.de

www.koelnmesse.com

23-27

Design in Business Week

Various locations nationwide

Contact: The Design Council on 020 7420 5200

www.design-council.org.uk

www.dibw.org.uk

25-26

Brand Licensing London

Licensing industry trade exhibition

Business Design Centre, 52 Upper Street, London N1

Contact: Single Market Events on 020 8948 5522

licensing@single-market.co.uk

NOVEMBER

3-4

Promax UK

Electronic media trade event

Royal Lancaster Hotel, London

Contact: The Lippin Company on 020 7470 8771

www.promax-uk.org

7-9

Retail Technology 2000

International trade fair for retail information

Messe Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany

Contact: info@messe-duesseldorf.de or 00 49 211 4560 900

www.messe-duesseldorf.de

8-9

Pan European Brand Design Association Congress

New ways of running a design business (members only)

Antwerp, Belgium

Contact: Design Events on 020 7247 6116

16-18

Mapic

International event for real estate

Palais des Festivals, Cannes, France

Contact: my_lan_cao@midem-paris.ccmail.compuserve.com

www.mapic.com

tba

Design Resolutions

Selling exhibition organised by Design Nation

Royal College of Art, Kensington Gore, London SW7

Contact: 020 7431 6329

All information is correct at the time of publication

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