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The BCN Design Week 2011 will open its doors from 17 to 21 October to celebrate the sixth edition of an event that is positioned as the main design and business benchmark in Barcelona and one of the leading Design Weeks within the international calendar.
Under the slogan Design 2020, businesses from diverse productive or services sectors, professionals and experts from the world of design and innovation will gather once again in a platform for exchanging experiences, to debate and network, which this year will include new activities in order to extend its scope and open the event to the whole city.
The BCN Design Week 2011 will be the clousure of the Barcelona Design Festival, a major event organised by BCD and FAD, in collaboration with the Barcelona City Council, that seeks to place Barcelona as an international design capital.
On October 17th and 18th, everyone who has reserved a place can enjoy outstanding conferences about design and innovation as presented by; Daniel Schubert, industrial director at Vodafone, Kate Hollenbach of Oblong, Josh Um of ioResearch and Germán León of Exipple, among others.