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01/22/2016 Kyushu Design Summit 2015 in Fukuoka

The Kyushu Design Summit 2015 in Fukuoka is to be held

~A symposium to explore how to do design and intellectual property for overseas expansion~
One thing that is indispensible for the development of local industry is “design” and “intellectual property.” Especially when thinking about global business expansion, these become even more important. For example, providing products and services overseas. Communicating the appeal of the company itself. At such a time, how to take advantage of “design and intellectual property,” and what kind of a business strategy should be incorporated. This symposium will explore the guiding principles for this. Since consultations will be held about design and intellectual property, in addition to corporate managers, developers, designers, and intellectual property officials, those who are interested in design and intellectual property are welcome to participate.

[Date & Time]
January 22nd, 2016 (Friday) 1:00 p.m. to 5:20 p.m. (The reception desk opens from 12:00 p.m.)
Fukuoka City Gender Equality Promotion Center AMIKAS (3-3-1 Takamiya, Minami-ku, Fukuoka-shi)
*Please use public transportation to get to the venue.
[Fixed number of participants]
300 people (participation is free)
[Scheduled Program]
Start: 1:00 p.m. (The reception desk opens from 12:00 p.m.)
“The light and shadow of overseas strategy for design” (1:10 p.m. to 2:10 p.m.)
“Utilizing design for companies and the challenges of intellectual property strategy and overseas expansion” (2:10 p.m. to 2:50 p.m.)              
“Through design, the construction and overseas strategy of brands from Kyushu” (2:50 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.)
・Panel discussion (3:40 p.m. to 5:20 p.m.)
・Free consultations about design and intellectual property (3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.) *Pre-registration system, first-come-first-served basis.

For those who would like to participate, please fill out the following necessary information in the application form in the information leaflet, and either email or fax the application to the company responsible for the NPO Fukuoka Design League executive office. →PDF

[Fixed number of participants]
300 people (participation is free)