DEC 3-8, 2018


Asia’s premier annual event on design, innovation and brands since 2002, Business of Design Week (BODW) organised by Hong Kong Design Centre brings some of the world’s most outstanding design masters and influential business figures to Hong Kong. It provides a valuable platform for business and creative leaders to exchange ideas, network, and explore new business opportunities.


‘Design is an agent of change, which can help us to make sense of what is happening and to turn it to our advantage.’
– Alice Rawsthorn
Design Critic and Author (UK)

‘I think this is an event which is truly cross-disciplinary. We meet designers from different fields – fashion, architecture, interior, products. So it’s a big melting pot.’
– Rocco Yim
Executive Director, Rocco Design Architects Ltd (HK)

‘I think that it is a fantastic experience because you can speak with a lot of people, with many different people.’
– Massimiliano Fuksas
Founder and Principal, Studio Fuksas (Italy)

‘Business of Design Week is a platform to test ideas and to learn from them. It’s very well organized which I think it’s very important if you want to improve quality.’
– Daan Roosegaarde
Artist and Innovator; Founder, Studio Roosegaarde (The Netherlands)


Business Leaders, Entrepreneurs,
Marketers & Start-ups

Discover new trends and opportunities for your business and industry, develop creative leadership and create new value in business with design.

Innovators, Designers & Creative Thinkers

Be inspired by world-renowned design
masters in product, graphic, digital,
architecture design, etc., and learn to
unleash the power of design in business.

Decision Makers

CEOs, senior managers, policy makers,
government officials and industry
influencers can learn to leverage the value
of design in decision-making, and meet other
influential people from different fields.