The DDEC said in a media statement here today that the summit, with the theme ‘Celebrating Global Design’, was different from the past summit as it would merge several components such as the design competition, seminar and expo.
The statement said that the Design Summit 3.0 design competition involved Product Design and Packaging Design with participation being open to students of secondary schools and institutions of higher learning as well as professionals.
The Design Summit 3.0 Seminar would discuss various spectrums of the local and global design industry while the expo would be held for three days and displaying various creations of winners of the Design Summit 3.0 Competition, the statement said.
The DDEC also intended to forge cooperation between the various agencies, educational institutions, and corporate bodies including in terms of sponsorship, program contributor, speakers panel and jury of competition in order to promote further the national creative industry.
Members of the public can surf the website www.ddec.my or call telephone number 03-21619002 for further information.