So as 2018 comes to a close, we have put together a selection of highlights from the year.

These give a snapshot of some of the work we have done and people or teams we have worked with to make life better by design – through better places, better products, better processes and better performance. 

I hope you enjoy them and have a restful break over Christmas and New Year.

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Design Council backs groundbreaking West Midlands Design Charter Design Council has joined with a number of other UK design experts to endorse a brand new initiative to encourage and embed good design across the West Midlands. Design Council has joined with a number of other UK design experts to endorse a brand new initiative to encourage and embed good design

News — 27/01/2020

Design Council and Network Rail stress importance of strong design in future railway stations The recent ThinkStation workshops have explored in turn Network Rail’s nine recently adopted principles of good design – developed with Design Council’s support – and have encouraged participants to consider how each principle can applied to future railway stations. The recent ThinkStation workshops have explored in turn Network Rail’s nine recently adopted principles of good design

Feature — 27/01/2020

Reflections on our Design workshop on Artificial Intelligence (AI) Design Skills, Principles and... On 9 January, Design Council held a speculative design workshop on Artificial Intelligence (AI) Design Skills, Principles and Practices. Our aim was to bring together a range of people with different methodologies and priorities to talk about design, data and AI, focusing on the value of design... On 9 January, Design Council held a speculative design workshop on Artificial Intelligence (AI) Design Skills, Principles and Practices.

News — 24/01/2020

Do you have what it takes to be a Design Associate? We are currently looking for a number of new Design Associates to work with us to deliver a range of exciting programmes and initiatives that have the power to transform our communities. We are currently looking for a number of new Design Associates to work with us to deliver a range of exciting programmes and initiatives

News — 11/12/2019

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