Design Council is a charity and is recognised as a leading authority on the use of strategic design. We use design as a strategic tool to tackle major societal challenges, drive economic growth and innovation, and improve the quality of the built environment. We address all aspects of design including product, service, user experience and design in the built environment. We are the UK government’s adviser on design.
Meet the Spark finalists 2018Find out about the products that will be refined and transformed over the next 16 weeks.Find out about the products that will be refined and transformed over the next 16 weeks.
Rachel Skinner: ‘Best Woman Civil Engineer’ awardee 2017In the third article in our Leading Women in Design series, Rachel Skinner gives us her view on what design means to her, and what engineering is doing to break down barriers and promote real opportunities for all.In our third Leading Women in Design article, Rachel Skinner tells us what engineering is doing to promote real opportunities for all.
Sarah Weir OBE: Design Council's first female CEOIn the second article in our Leading Women in Design series, Design Council CEO Sarah Weir reflects on her experiences of diversity throughout her varied career.In the second Leading Women in Design article, Sarah Weir reflects on her experiences of diversity throughout her varied career.