Future Cities: Service Design - Taipei World Design Congress

The '2011 Taipei World Design Expo' is a parallel event to the 2011 IDA Congress, organised exclusively by the Taiwan Design Center the Expo gathers more than 1200 designers and over 6000 designs from 34 countries worldwide, mobilising the most sought-after curators and inviting the participation of world-renowned enterprises, design companies, design universities and colleges, and design organisations. By crossing over the boundaries that separate professional disciplines and regional borders, dialogue between design and non-design stakeholders is created with a prospective breakthrough emerging from the Expo themed ‘Design at the Edges.' The 2011 Taipei World Design Expo commences at the Songshan Cultural & Creative Park on 30 September, and continues with the addition of exhibitions at Nangang Exhibition Hall and TWTC Exhibition Hall 1 on 22 October. The 2011 Taipei World Design Expo is one of the biggest spectacles of interdisciplinary design in the world.