Network building projects for Berlin based design/fashion industries and Polish enterprises

The projects »Berlin Wielkopolska 2011-2012«, »Design Innovation & Exchange Programme | Berlin Poland 2013-2014« and »Berlin Poland 2015« intersected the potentialities of the creative ecosystem in Berlin with a dynamic Polish economy.

The network projects opened up access to complementary knowledge and experience within both countries. Activities resulted in a comprehensive network that converged both markets, provided support for concrete economic relations, emphasizing the importance of interdisciplinary design processes for an innovation-oriented economy.

From bilateral conferences and lectures to workshops, individual B2B meetings, presentations or field trips – a multitude of matchmaking formats connected more than 350 companies from both nations.

For further information in German and Polish please visit the project website or connect on facebook.




Ake Rudolf
Head of Project
T +49 (0)30 61 62 321-16

The projects have been federally funded through the Berlin based funding programme for network-building and internationalization »Förderprogramm für Internationalisierung - Netzwerk Richtlinie«, co-funded by the European Union (European Regional Development Fund).

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