Design Empowers The Future City
On December 30th, 2017, Management Committee of Xiongan New Area, Industry and Information Technology Department of Hebei Province and SIDA signed "Xiongan Industrial Design Innovation Strategic Cooperation Contracts", they will hold the Gold reed Industrial Design Award and Hebei International Industrial Design Week together. At the same time, they are going to build the Xiongan Industrial Design Institute and the Xiongan Future International Design Eco-city, establish the Xiongan industrial design innovation "Four One" Project.On April 7, 2018, the Management Committee of Xiongan New Area held another special meeting to study the "Four One" Project of industrial design of Xiongan New Area and the related work of the Xiongan Green Building Exhibition Center. Since then, the formation of the Xiongan industrial design innovation "Five One" Project layout.
International design innov ation resources to industrial design "five-one project" for the gripper, based on Xiongan New Area, geared to the needs of BeijingTianjin-Hebei Region, build "production, study and research, information, use" comprehensive ecological system of the design of the industry, promote the transformation and upgrading of manufacturing, build innov ative creative atmosphere, boost male high quality development, build a city of the futur e have at emperature.
XIDI serves as the booster of Xiongan development owing to its promotion of “Five-one Project”.
With the three opportunities of the coordinated development of Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei, the high-standard construction of Xiongan New Area and the preparation of 2022 Zhangjiakou Winter Olympics, the People’s Government of Hebei Province has been vigorously promoting integrated innovative development between industrial design and industrial upgrading since 2017. Therefore, Hebei International Industrial Design Week(HIDW) is hosted.
Facing the future,creating a better life for mankindwith the oriental wisdom,and spreading the designvalue and spirit.
Quality products cast xiongan quality, with the planning and construction demand of xiongan new area and the national urban renewal demand as the market orientation, cultivate brand value and commercial value, and create xiongan quality and standards.
Srini has more than 25 years of professional experience in creative design; user experience design; telecom and wireless product design and development; company formation and venture capital raising; global marketing and sales management; manufacturing and operations. He is a member of various professional bodies, namely WiMAX, WDC2D14, Innovations Judge, CES 2012, Usability Panel Member, IEEE, CES 2013. Currently Srini is the President and CEO of LUMIUM, Inc., a creative design company that designs and delivers complete solutions in consumer electronics, smart devices, medical devices, housewares, and UE design for global clients.
David Kusuma is the President-Elect of the Wor ld Design Organization (WDO ), and Vice President Research and Product Innovation Worldwide at Tupperwar e Br ands Cor poration, where he is respon sible for leading R&D and technolog y research. His focus is to leapfrog conventional boundaries of innovation through open innovation, crowd sourcing, and industry partnerships, and create game-changing product solutions by developin g new technologies and materials. David is a Fellow of th e Industrial Designers Soci ety of America (IDSA) and Fellow of the Society of Plastics Eng ineers (SPE). He is a board member of the SPE Injection Molding Division and a board member of the World Design Organization (WDO).
Luisa Bocchietto graduated from Architecture at Milan Poly in 1985 with an industrial design dissertation with Architect Marco Zanusuo, at the same time she also obtained the IED (European design college in Milan) certificate. Since then, with her own practice in Italy, she has been working as freelance for both public and private clients.
She carried out some local projects that include development, urban renovation, residential construction, designfurniture, shops, stands design for exhibitions and for international events in Italy and abroad.She designed for many design firms, and her drawings were put into manufacturing and were published on the best magazines. Besides the professional activities, she had always carried out activities to support project quality diffusion. She is a lecturer in many conferences, serving as a co-supervisor of graduation dissertations in industrial design and a jury member in many awards in the world. She was national president of the Association of Industrial Design in Italy. Currently she's President of World Design Organization.(2017-2019).
Masayuki Kurokawa is an architect and thinker. He was born into a family of architects, graduated from Waseda University in Architecture, and got the title "PhD of Art", which is the only one in Japanese history. Several of his works are collected in Museum of Modern art in New York, the Denver Art Museum and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. He is currently president of K&K Co.,Ltd. and is the member of Japan Architecture Association, Japan Architects Association, Japan Design Committee, Japan Decoration Design Forum and chairman of the Japan Industrial Designers Association, and holds the position of professor at the Graduate SchooI of Art at the University of Japan.
Mr. Kazuo Tanaka graduated from Tokyo University of the arts in 1983, majoring in industrial design. He is the President and CEO of G K Design Group, GK design group is a Japanese integrated free design company founded in 1952. Mr. Tanaka has been involved in a variety of activities since 2013, when he was president of Jida, the Japanese Industrial Designers Association. In 2005, he was appointed director of signs and streets for the Aichi Expo project in Japan. In 2007, he was elected ICSID, current board member of Wdo, and has been active in many international projects and served as a regional consultant. Mr. Tanaka also served on the board of JDP, Japan's Design Promotion Association, and on the JPO industrial competitiveness and design relations research group of the Japanese Patent Office, Meti. He has also served as a juror in many design promotion activities at home and abroad, such as the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Civil Engineering Design Prize (Japan) , Good Design Award (Japan) , Red Dot (Germany) , Australian Design Award, etc. . He was awarded the Prime Design Award for Excellence, the SDA award and many other awards. He works on everything from products to commercial environments.
Ralph Wiegmann was born in 1957 in Hannover, Germany. From 1986-1995 he was active as Project Manager for the HANNOVER FAIR, responsible for numerous trade show sectors as well as specialist shows. In 1995 he became iF Managing Director. Since 2001 he has concentrated solely on exercising his executive function at iF e.V. and iF International Forum Design GmbH. Ralph Wiegmann has judged many well-known international design prize, such as INTEL design prize, BHKS" Design in the skilled trades", Ireland Glen Dimplex and Korea LGE students' prize. In the year of 2001, he was appointed the chairman of The European Design Prize judging panel.
Ben Evans is the Executive Director of London Design Biennale, the Project Director of London Design Festival, and the Chai airman of the Cultural Leader council of in the Mayor's Office in London.
He has been a Governor of th e University of the Arts London, a Board Member of the Roundhouse, and a Trustee of Artangel. Since 2017 Ben has been Chairman of the Mayor’s Cultral Leaders Board - a statutory advisory group to the London Mayor. In 2010 he was awarded an honorary degree from the Royal College of Art. In the 2019 Queen's Birthday Honours Evans was appointed commander of the Order of the British Empire (CSE), forservices to the creative industries.
Charles Hayes is the Executive Managing Director , Asia and a Partner at IDEO. Based in Shanghai, he leads IDEO's business in the region and works with clients to create value and growth through innovation. He acts wias an advisor and strategic guide for client executive teams and focuses on helping them build strong consumer brands, tackle systemic challenges, and launch new ventures.
Recognized as an exceptional institutional intrapreneur, Charles has been selected by The Aspen Institute as a First Movers Fellow in the class of 2016. Charles was recognized in 2014 in Fast Company China magazine as one of 100 Most Creative People in Business for his contribution to creativity, business and nurturing talent In 2015, he was appointed as a Member of Coursera's China Advisory Board.