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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.

Simply Move – bayern design hosts exhibition at Munich Airport

15 January 2019

Self-driving vehicles, ecologically responsible drive units, connected mobility, the elimination of physical boundaries and more – a total of nine fascinating visions of the future will be presented at the Simply Move. Bavaria designs – Mobility of the Future exhibition hosted by bayern design in cooperation with Munich Airport. The projects showcased by companies and research institutions in Bavaria embody the current state of science, economy and design in the field of future mobility and form the opening of a five-part series titled Bavaria designs.

Symposium for Glass Design and Glass Architecture in Zwiesel

8 October 2018

At the invitation of Netzwerk Glas, Glasfachschule Zwiesel and bayern design, center for design competence, experts from the fields of design and architecture and the glass industry will come together at the new Symposium for Glass Design and Glass Architecture. Creative product design, innovative technology and state-of-the-art production processes have facilitated the success of the German glass industry in the global market. The goal of the network meeting which will take place at Glasfachschule Zwiesel is to provide further inspiration: Contemporary glass design – from craftsmanship in production and trends in industrial product design to the latest developments in glass architecture – will be on display on October 12 and 13, 2018.

The future of premium packaging at FachPack 2018

24 September 2018

At this year’s edition of FachPack, the leading European trade fair for packaging, processing and technology, NürnbergMesse will host a special show of approximately 40 premium packaging innovations from around the world. This special show is being presented in cooperation with bayern design, the design competence center. As a new feature, FachPack 2018 will include an additional hall in which more than 90 exhibitors will present products and solutions for the printing and finishing of packaging and premium packaging in an attractive setting. From September 25 to 27, 2018, hall 8 will focus on a special show of packaging design made from innovative materials as well as novel printing and finishing techniques for everyday products and luxury goods.

bayern designs 30th anniversary

6 July 2017

bayern design, international design competence center and organizer of Munich Creative Business Week (MCBW), celebrated its 30th anniversary on July 5, 2017. The event followed the motto “Design. Business as unusual.” and took place in the festive ambiance of Faber-Castell Castle in Stein near Nuremberg. Approximately 250 invited guests from the design, architecture and political sectors enjoyed the opportunity to discuss the future of design.


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