12—17 may 2017
北宁公园 Beining park
South entrance: 1 Zhongshan North Road, Hebei District,
North entrance: Yuhong Road, Hebei District
158 Si Malu, Hebei District
创意设计产业的发展离不开与外界的合作和交流，近年来，北京、上海、广州等创意产业发展较为迅速的地区纷纷举办了世界范围内的国际设计周活动，通过丰富而科学的活动安排，为本地区汇聚国际设计资源，转化科技成果，促进设计产业发展，扩大设计品牌影响力，从而推动本地区创意设计产业总体实力的提升。 天津的创意设计产业虽起步较晚，但近年来发展迅速，创意设计类企业和从业人员数量逐年攀升，在此基础上应进一步提升其综合实力及影响力，通过与其他地区以及国际创意设计界的交流拓展视野，并带动专业机构、设计师、品牌企业和公众参与到推动设计产业发展的行动中来。 天津国际设计周活动由天津市政府批复，自2014年至今已连续三年成功举办，每一届都获得社会各界的广泛认可和赞誉。活动每年选取不同领域与主题，开展包括开幕式、年度设计奖评选及颁奖礼、设计领域高峰论坛、国际设计产品博览会、优秀设计作品展、社交派对等在内的形式多样的交流活动。 天津国际设计周作为北方知名国际设计盛事，对河北区乃至全市的引领、推动效应在近年逐步显现，国际化设计会展系列活动，以其鲜明的特色、优质的资源、周到的服务逐步为世界设计领域所认可，在国内外已经造成了相当影响。2016年天津国际设计周代表全国唯一设计周品牌参加第二十一届米兰国际三年展，为天津的独特设计创意呈现在更广阔的世界舞台提供了绝佳机遇，让米兰感受到天津的魅力，促进两市人文领域的融合发展。对于汇聚国际创新创意思想，加强国内外设计界的交流合作，普及设计理念知识，推动设计产业发展，把天津建设成为世界一流的设计之都、时尚之都，具有十分重要的意义。
Design Week / The
Future is Now
The development of creative design industry cannot live without exchanges and communications with the world. In recent years, the creative industry fast-growing areas including Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou, have initiated the international Design weeks and organized various meaningful event reasonably to pool the design resources from all over the world for local areas and transform the scientific and technological achievements as well as promote the industry and enlarge the design brand influence, which results in the elevation of the overall local creative design industry level.
The industry in Tianjin has gained its momentum recently, though it starts late. The innovative design-oriented enterprises and professionals have witnessed an annual increase, based on which the comprehensive strength and impact of the industry should be further empowered through the communication with the international creative design societies in other areas to bring the professional institutions, designers, brand enterprises and the public together for the design industry initiatives.
Since 2014, Tianjin International Design Week approved by Tianjin Municipal Government has experienced three annual events, each of which has been widely recognized and acknowledged by all walks of life. Every year it focuses on different fields and themes and hold various exchanging activities including opening ceremonies, annual design award competitions, award ceremonies, design summits and forums, international design exhibitions, excellent design works shows and parties. As a well-known international event in North China, Tianjin International Design Week has taken a leading role and imposed an influential impact on the Hebei district. In recent years, a series of international design exhibition activities have been gradually acknowledged by the international design arena for its distinct characteristics, top-quality resources and considerate services which to some extent has established its fame at home and abroad.
As the only national design week brand, 2016 Tianjin International Design Week presented at the XXI Triennial International Exhibition Milan, which provides a superb opportunity for showing Tianjin unique creative ideas on a larger stage. Make Milan feel Tianjin and promote an integrated development in the humanistic area between both cities. It takes a significant role in pooling international innovative ideas, enhancing the exchange and cooperation between domestic and foreign societies, disseminating the design concepts and knowledge, and promoting the design industry development so as to build Tianjin as a world-class capital of design and fashion.