- WIDC 2019 -
  • WIDC 2019
  • Agenda
  • Main Activities
  • Highlights

WIDC2019 will invite representatives of design organizations, institutions, enterprises, universities and other representatives from more than 30 countries and regions around the world to participate in the Conference. At the same time, the International Design Industry Federation and Industry Investment Fund of Industrial Design will be established, and there will be a series of activities, including WIDC Design Development Round Table Meeting, 100 Empowering Matchmakings of Design and Manufacturing, 80+ International Design Industry Development Summit Forums, New Product Release Conference, Night of International Designer and Visiting Advanced Manufacturing in Shandong Province, to create new driving force and new supply, lead new consumption, build an ecological chain of global design industry and create a blueprint of worldwide influence for design industry .

I. Date:
18-20 October, 2019

Ⅱ. Venue:
Yantai International Expo Center, Shandong, China

Ⅲ. Theme:
Design Sparks Innovation Engine

Ⅳ. Organization Structure
Supporting Organization:
United Nations Industrial Development Organization
Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People's Republic of China
People's Government of Shandong Province
Department of Industry and Information Technology of Shandong Province
People's Government of Yantai Municipal
China Industrial Design Association
Design Organizations from More than 30 Countries and Regions

Note: The actual agenda of the Conference shall prevail

Highlights of WIDC2019

Initiate the hub platform for global design industry chain
Gather and cultivate innovation elements in all fields

WIDC completely breaks the restrictions of nations, regions and fields, takes design industry as the purpose, constantly integrates and gathers the elements of innovation, and applies the siphon effect to highlight the clustering of global industrial chains, the systemization of the supply chain and the pivotization of the value chain, thus constantly affecting the world's innovation drive and global supply!

Decipher the driving force of enterprise innovation in the next 10 years
Establish a new paradigm of innovation and entrepreneurship in the new century

Under the trend of global industry and trade evolution, enterprises shall actively embrace a new round of industrial development, seize new opportunities for economic development, strive to adapt to new situations, grasp new features, respond to new challenges, decipher the core driving force of innovation and upgrading of enterprises with global innovation leaders, and establish a new paradigm of innovation and entrepreneurship.

Global consensus on design innovation leads new growth
Bring innovative talents together to lead the transformation of new growth drivers

Tens of thousands of design-driven brands, colleges, universities and enterprises take design as the core, drive the innovation and upgrading of the manufacturing industry, constantly cultivate new markets, create new products, and build new industries at the same time.

Comprehend new business civilization and entrepreneurial spirit
Shape the elite group and value benchmark of the era

We will discuss enterprise development strategies and opportunities, entrepreneurial spirit and the mission of the times in the new business environment together with the Fortune Global 500, unicorn companies, leading entrepreneurs and other business elites, political leaders and international masters; to provide a healthy and sustainable new impetus for the advancement of the world economy.