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“time to rethink – Design Edition” – Now Online at BrauBeviale 2020

10 November 2020

Nuremberg, Germany – At the BrauBeviale 2020 trade fair, bayern design, the State of Bavaria’s center of design competence, will host an entirely digital exhibition for the first time. Small-batch series will be the theme of time to rethink – Design Edition, a showcase of exhibits and videoed interviews with select designers and experts.

MCBW 2020 ends prematurely

13 March 2020

Munich Creative Business Week (MCBW) 2020 ends prematurely: Yesterday evening, the German Chancellor made a public call to cancel smaller events with less than 1,000 participants, thereby minimizing social contacts as a whole. As of today, the Bavarian authorities still tolerate events with up to 500 participants. Nonetheless, the MCBW team has asked the program partners to postpone or cancel their remaining MCBW events at short notice. The next MCWB will take place from 6 to 14 March 2021.

MCBW START UP – Innovation and Design!

6 February 2020

What will innovation and design look like in 2020? What topics are trending? How are new technologies and design connected? The MCBW START UP exhibition at Munich Airport is offering a foretaste of Munich Creative Business Week (MCBW), the largest design event in Germany. From February 6 through April 20, 2020, selected design start-ups will showcase their design projects covering everything from sustainability to innovative applications.

Smart Living Today and in the Future – now on at Munich Airport

5 December 2019

We want our homes to be connected efficiently and at the same time we want to preserve them as spaces in which we feel comfortable and our privacy is protected. This is why we needs all-encompassing ideas, smart ways to communicate, and innovative approaches to design. Design is the element in this process that connects intelligent technologies to users. The Smart Living exhibition organized by bayern design and Munich Airport addresses topics relevant to modern society. The exhibition will run until January 31, 2020 at Terminal 2, Level 04, Check-In Area South at Munich Airport.

Discoverers at Munich Airport

1 October 2019

Higher, faster, farther – the ever-increasing number of ways to participate in physical activities has resulted in a shift in the definition of sports. Sports equipment designed to be the interface between people and technology is paramount and defines the space for interaction and perception. bayern design, the center of design competence in Bavaria, has dedicated Discoverers, the fourth component of the exhibition series Bayern gestaltet / Bavaria designs, to sports. The objectives are to introduce innovative materials and wearables and to illustrate the amalgamation of sports and gaming in nine forward-looking projects co-created by companies in Bavaria. Discoverers will be open to the public from September 30 through November 21, 2019.

Premium Environmentally Friendly Packaging at FachPack 2019

24 September 2019

Sustainability and environmental protection play an ever-increasing role in the packaging industry. In cooperation with NürnbergMesse, bayern design will present a special exhibition Premium Environmentally Friendly Packaging from September 24 to 26, 2019. To complement the special exhibition, bayern design has asked industry experts to give brief presentations at PackBox on premium environmentally friendly packaging on September 25, 2019.

Inauguration of the Well Connected exhibition at Munich Airport

11 July 2019

Nurnberg/Munich, Germany – More and more, digitization is affecting our environment as it becomes filled with smart objects designed to communicate with each other and to help us expand our perceptions. Centering on these aspects of technology, an exhibition titled Well Connected has been organized by bayern design, Bavaria’s center for design competence, to illustrate how smart objects can enrich our lives over the long term.

Digital Nature – Digital Transformation for Humans

8 March 2019

For humans, digital transformation means that their lives and activities are augmented and influenced by digitization and innovation. The Digital Nature exhibition (from March 8 to May 15, 2019) provides nine potential answers to what these changes can look like and which innovations could simplify our work or broaden our lives.


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