A Guide to Business of Design Week 2023: 'Game Changers'

Your Guide to Business of Design Week 2023: Game Changers, Nov. 29 – Dec. 1

In 2023, Business of Design Week (BODW) unfurls its theme, "Game Changers," marking a celebration of the individuals and entities in design who share a resolute commitment to a sustainable future. These game changers, united by a shared vision, embark on audacious journeys towards a more sustainable world.

The international BODW conference serves as the meeting point for policymakers, business magnates, and creative pioneers. It's a platform for pinpointing the pivotal challenges, showcasing innovative concepts, and illuminating the intelligent design methodologies that underpin circular design.

What is Business of Design Week?

Since its inception in 2002, BODW has established itself as Asia’s foremost annual event dedicated to the industry surrounding design, innovation, and branding. Over the years, it has played host to an illustrious assembly of design visionaries, brand leaders, and enterprising minds from around the world.

The roster for BODW 2023 includes more than 50 luminaries across diverse design domains, each poised to share their unique perspectives and insights. BODW is not just about discourse, it's also a rich tapestry of special programs and networking opportunities.

Attendees of BODW 2023 can learn to equip themselves with the tools and ideas necessary to generate business value. Being exposed to the wealth of ideas and perspectives allows all to draw inspiration from a rich tapestry of international and local experts, presenting the forefront developments of the ever-evolving design landscape. Lastly, BODW is a hub to forge connections with top-notch professionals spanning various industries, where the potential for new business collaborations and opportunities is boundless.

Business of Design Week 2023

What to Expect at Business of Design Week 2023

The three-day BODW 2023 forum includes keynotes, power talks, and panels from a roster of esteemed industry experts (list of speakers here) covering the overarching topics of ‘Urban Planning & New Urban Models,’ ‘Transformative Brands & Consumers' Experience,’ as well as ‘AI, Technology & Systemic Change.’

Click here to see the full schedule and concurrent events.

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How to Get Tickets for Business of Design Week 2023

Several tiers of ticketing are available, with the Network Up! package (HK$2999 per person) including full access to all forums, the RoomNL, the post-event gala dinner, and other premium perks.

There is also the Good Morning Pass at a more affordable rate of HK$490 per person, which grants access to Morning Sessions between 9 AM to 1 PM and RoomNL throughout all three days of the conference.

The Premium Pass is priced at HK$3000 per person and includes access to all forums and the RoomNL. Single-day access is also available at HK$1400 per person. Both options are available at a special 40 per cent discount, for purchases made before Oct. 31, 2023.

Click here to purchase your BODW 2023 tickets.

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