January 2010 Online

Designer certification scheme up for Government approval

The Chartered Society of Designers has filed an application to the Government to approve a system of professional certification for designers. If approved by the Privy Council, the CSD and other professional bodies will be entitled to assess and award designers with ‘CDes’ charteredstatus. Designers would join the ranks of other chartered professionals, including accountants, […]

Premm Design works on City of London Festival identity

Premm Design has developed the identity for this year’s City of London Festival. Inaugurated in 1963, the City of London Festival runs in the summer and offers a programme of music, visual arts, film, walks and talks – much of it free to the public. This year the festival will open on 21 June in […]

Thompson Brand Partners brands Hadrian’s Wall light event

Thompson Brand Partners is developing a brand for Illuminating Hadrian’s Wall – a project which will light up the 135km-long route of Hadrian’s Wall National Trail in the North of England. The event, to be held on 13 March, will see 500 individual points of light placed gradually along the route of the wall. The […]

Universities and consultancies meet to discuss link-ups

More than 60 universities and design consultancies will meet next month to discuss how to support each other’s commercial interests withoutfalling into competition. British Design Innovation is organising the meeting, which it hopes will result in the creation of a design knowledge transfer initiative, which it iscalling the University Design Industry Partnership Scheme. About 30 […]

Latest articles