WBDM

Wallonia-Brussels Design/Mode (WBDM) is an agency for the promotion of design and fashion, which aims to increase the international reputation of designers from Wallonia and Brussels.

Through a constant participation in major tradeshows, exhibitions and conferences, WBDM ‘s mission is to increase networking and business opportunities for Belgian design and fashion talent in the international market.

The agency concurrently emanates from Wallonia-Brussels International, the Wallonia Foreign Trade and Investment Agency (AWEX) and the Ministry of the French-speaking Community – Contemporary Arts Department.

http://www.wbdm.be

Perspectives

Private corporations like Philips, Procter & Gamble, Nokia, ... are opening up innovation modalities, especially in the R&D phases. A number of companies are also looking to tap into the creative input at the market level. In parallel, public institutions in Denmark, in Finland, ... are exploring new collaboration models, empowering and engaging everyday people.

Some questions which will be investigated during the coCreationcamp are :
How can we define value, specifically in systems where co-creation is key?
Can value be defined upfront before engaging in the process?
How can sustainable and systemic input and value be measured?
Can co-creation offer new ways of increasing, sharing or rapidly creating value?
How do we provide people with the means and tools to create their own solutions?

Let's add your questions and explore co-creation routes.