The Third Dragon Design Festival will be held at Beijing Yichuang International Conference and Exhibition Center in Daxing District of Beijing from September 8 to 10, 2017.
The festival will gather the outstanding design works from Guangdong, Zhengjiang and Shanghai and attract more than 70 well-known design companies form Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Zhejiang, Taiwan and South Korea. During the festival, visitors can not only enjoy hundreds of design works of excellent designers from all over the world, but also experience VR, 3D printing, interactive TVs, new energy vehicles and drones on the spot.
This year, the festival consists of four sections of meetings, exhibitions and trades, competitions and interactions. The innovative design fair for trade in services will simultaneously release design requirements online and offline to advance precise cooperation in trade fairs. The 2017 China Design Canon will be released during the opening ceremony, which will be a highlight of the festival. The canon introduces China’s well-known design parks, awards, exhibitions and media with expert comments, which is the first of its kind in the Chinese design history.
The Dragon Design Festival has been held for two sessions in Daxing District in 2013 and 2015. It has helped the design industry greatly develop in the district and played an important role in boosting regional industrial transformation and upgrading, introducing design resources and promoting innovation in the government and enterprises.