"Most of it is not done yet. Wonderful future! "The life motto of IKEA founder Ingvar Kamprad combines the insight into the deficits of our world with the certainty that it can be improved bit by bit. This is how it became the leitmotif of the IKEA Stiftung. Wherever people have the drive and optimism to improve our lives, we find the attitude that speaks from Ingvar Kamprad's motto. Promoting as many of these people, initiatives and organizations as possible is the task and joy of the IKEA Foundation.
Since its founding in 1981, the independent and charitable IKEA Stiftung has been promoting good home decor. In addition to projects that improve the living and living situation of children or serve consumer education, the foundation also supports science and research as well as education and vocational training in forward-looking projects on housing. For more than 30 years, the foundation has also been supporting young talent and has awarded more than 300 scholarships for theses in the disciplines of architecture, interior design, product and industrial design.
The International Craft Fair is the most important exhibition of the craft in Germany. It has existed since 1949 and takes place every spring in the Munich Exhibition Center. Around 1,000 exhibitors from around 60 trades offer private households, companies and the public sector a comprehensive overview of the performance, quality and innovative power of the craft trades. The range of exhibits includes several performance and special shows, where craftsmen from numerous countries present current topics, new products and outstanding work.
md INTERIOR DESIGN ARCHITECTURE
md INTERIOR DESIGN ARCHITECTURE, the international media platform for high quality interior design. In a coordinated brand family of print, online and social media, interior designers, architects and interior design planners will be presented with design solutions and products for their professional practice. 12 print editions / year with accompanying newsletters focusing on Living, Health Care, Hospitality, Lighting and Retail as well as Office and Sustainability. md is part of the architectural division of Konradin Medien.
Welcome H.O.M.E. at the international living magazine for a modern lifestyle. As a leading premium magazine for design, architecture, technology and fashion, H.O.M.E. For 15 years design lovers in nine different markets. H.O.M.E. offers you a digital lifestyle for your home and keeps you up-to-date with the latest innovations in the world market.
flair is the modern creative content fashion magazine from Italy. Fashion forward. Flair is a "More-than-Fashion" magazine and presents fashion for reading together with beauty themes, interior features and travel city guides A modern, contemporary fashion magazine in an interactive 360 ° dialogue with the readers flair is once again media partner of the Green Product Awards and will report online on the winners.
Green lifestyle magazine
The magazine for sustainable lifestyle appears four times a year and is perfect for everyone who wants to live consciously, healthily and sustainably! With a modern, fresh look, it provides information on the core topics of fashion, style, beauty, living, technology, food and travel. green lifestyle wants to inspire, inform and entertain. Each issue offers its readers exciting articles on the topic of sustainability, interesting news as well as great ideas and practical tips for an enjoyable, responsible lifestyle - with joy and pleasure, without moving a finger.
Tasarim Magazine, which has been publishing 10 magazines a year for 25 years, has overseen more than 2000 projects. The magazine has been renewed since 1989 and keeps up to date on interdisciplinary identities, with a unique theme every month. The magazine is published in two languages and presents with dynamic speed rapidly changing, social and cultural trends for the readers.
DBZ Deutsche BauZeitschrift
The DBZ Deutsche BauZeitschrift stands equally for relevance, construction practice and cooperation. Architects, civil engineers and specialist planners alike have their say in architecture reports and construction-technical articles and thus make the planning and construction processes tangible. Current topics in the industry such as circular economy, digitization or elementary construction play a role as well as the latest research results and product developments in the construction industry. Legal issues and assistance with office management complete the editorial offer for decision-makers in the planning and execution process. In short: The DBZ shows HOW to build - and WITH WHAT!
Haus von Eden
As the first platform for sustainable design & lifestyle in the DACH region, Haus von Eden positions itself as a reliable access point for conscious consumers who do not only demand environmental friendliness but also aesthetics. The mission to convey valuable knowledge about design, lifestyle and innovation is put into practice by exclusively presenting sustainably as well as ethically operating companies. Selection criteria based on binding standards of sustainability, circular economy, philanthropy as well as innovation dynamics guarantee readers to make responsible purchasing decisions. Those that are based on values of the modern zeitgeist such as exclusivity, high quality, longevity, individuality and fairness.
green car magazine relies on alternative energy, new trends and developments towards emission-free mobility. The green car magazine serves as an important source of information for private, business and public investors. green car magazine is the key to sustainable mobility. Comprehensive reporting, lifestyle reports and environmentally conscious handling of the automobile are the cornerstones of the magazine. green car magazine appeals to environmentally conscious drivers who are open to sustainable mobility solutions.
baby&junior, international trade magazine for children's equipment and fashion, has been the industry organ for trade and industry for over 60 years and is distributed in around 30 countries. baby&junior has the child's market in its sights - critically and competently. The German-language publication, which appears six times a year, presents the latest equipment such as child car seats, prams, children's furniture, textiles, care products and toys as well as baby, children's and maternity fashion.
LifeVERDE.de is the online portal on sustainable lifestyle that makes sustainable consumption options transparent and easy to find. We present sustainable products, topics and companies that make it easier to consume more responsibly, innovatively and greenly: in informative interviews with green brands and their faces, in themed articles on sustainable products, on social media or with our podcast GRÜNES MIKRO. In this way, our vision is to help shape the green transition and spread the mission of responsible companies. In doing so, we include every area of life in order to be able to present users with the widest possible selection of alternatives for a green lifestyle. Because sustainability is multifaceted - as multifaceted as our environment should remain.
Cumulus is the only global association to serve art and design education and research. It is a forum for partnership and transfer of knowledge and best practices. Cumulus consists currently of 360 members from 63 countries.
Avocado Store is Germany's largest online marketplace for Eco Fashion & Green Lifestyle. More than 300 dealers sell more than 45,000 products from all sectors. Whether eco-jeans, vegan shoes, organic olive oil, natural cosmetics or baby equipment - Avocado Store has a sustainable alternative for every conventional product. Every product is tested for its sustainability. Only one of the ten sustainability criteria of Avocado Store is allowed to be sold. Why a product is sustainable is presented transparently and openly by the suppliers and can also be evaluated or commented by the customer at any time.
Hessen Design e.V.
Hessen Design e.V. is a competence, advisory and mediation centre for design in Hessen that makes outstanding design achievements visible in their entire cultural, social and economic spectrum. As a design guidance centre, the association supports the implementation of design promotion by the state of Hessen and promotes networking between designers of all design disciplines, universities, institutions, professional and industrial associations and companies. The state-wide orientation of the association provides up-to-date industry information and a competent network of experts in Hessen's cultural and creative industries. The diverse annual programme of Hessen Design e.V. provides important orientation and decision-making aids for all design-relevant questions in a social and economic context.
Interzum provides the furniture industry with impetus for its innovations: the decision-makers, opinion leaders and multipliers in furniture production and interior design are looking forward to your new products, solutions and concepts. For four days, interzum will again be the industry's central communication platform: exhibitors from all over the world meet visitors from all over the world - and do good business.
Infurma is an international portal for the interior design industry, a search engine and a directory for companies and professionals from around the world with over 25,000 professional participants from 140 countries. Here you can get all the news related to furniture, lighting, interior design, office, kitchen, bathroom, design, innovation, eco-design. In short, a meeting place for professionals and design lovers. A search engine can be used to merge production sites and companies. Infurma is now a leader in the furniture, clothing and design industries. The search engine makes it possible to search for businesses, product photography, business opportunities and opportunities, and daily news in the industry.
The International Federation of Inventors Associations is a non-profit organization whose mission is to advance the invention and innovation culture of inventor transfer technology and to establish collaboration with relevant organizations. IFIA was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland.
Startnext is the largest crowdfunding community for ideas, projects and startups in German-speaking countries. Creatives, inventors and founders introduce their ideas to Startnext and finance them with the support of many people. Since the launch of the platform Startnext in 2010, more than 70 million euros have been collected by the crowd and successfully financed over 7,500 projects.
Creative City Berlin
Creative City Berlin is a project of Kulturprojekte Berlin GmbH, supported by the Berlin Cultural Administration and "Projekt Zukunft" at the Senate for Economics, Technology and Research. Information from these and other Berlin institutions flows together centrally. Through interfaces and cooperations, the platform is also connected to industry networks, blogs from the cultural and creative scene as well as job market operators.
Munich and Bavaria as a site for creative activities stand for premium entrepreneur-oriented connections between the design and the corporate sector. Organized by bayern design GmbH in the first quarter of every year, MUNICH CREATIVE BUSINESS WEEK (MCBW) is the largest design event in Germany and illustrates the potential: Close to 200 committed Program Partners create a cross-discipline platform for companies with an affinity for design, designers, design agencies and all other people interested in design. Following the motto Design transforms, the two program areas – CREATE BUSINESS! for experts and DESIGN SCHAU! for the public – engage more than 65,000 participants in substantial knowledge transfer and inspiring design experiences.
The LenS (The Learning Network on Sustainability, China) core team consists of the Academy of Arts & Design, the design faculties of Tsinghua University, Jiangnan University, Hunan University, Wuhan Engineering University, and also involves many social institutes. LeNS-China is focused on creating a network platform for learning, communication and resource sharing at DFS for teachers, students, designers and work colleagues in China. We look forward to ideas and suggestions in support of LeNS-China, and hope to get in touch with those interested in research, education and practice to share knowledge and provide relevant information and study results.
Gruene-Startups.de is the portal for the green start-up scene in Germany. Our vision is to make innovative green and sustainable startups better known and to connect them with investors and corporations. In addition to exciting interviews with startup entrepreneurs and investors, users have access to a startup directory as well as up-to-date information and tips on the green startup scene. Gruene-Startups.de is part of the VERDE portal family, which includes the well-known portals LifeVERDE and JOBVERDE.