Dubai Design Week
7 to 12 November 2023, UAE
Dubai Design Week celebrates its ninth anniversary across six days, hosting hundreds of events in the Dubai Design District.
One of the festival's largest events is design fair Downtown Design, which hosts its 10th edition from 8 to 11 November, showcasing more than 100 global brands at the Waterfront Terrace.
Dezeen's deputy editor Cajsa Carlson hosts two talks during the event, the first taking place on 7 November with HUNA and Art Dubai and the second on 8 November with Downtown Design.
Dezeen is a media partner for Dubai Design Week 2023.
Salon Art + Design
9 to 13 November 2023, USA
Alongside the exhibition, the event includes a series of discussions, exploring topics of jewellery, interior design and decorative arts in media.
Dezeen is a media partner for Salon Art + Design 2023.
Sharjah Architecture Triennial
11 November 2023 to 10 March 2024, UAE
This year's event follows the theme The Beauty of Impermanence: An Architecture of Adaptability, addressing the lack of equity between the Global North and South through a sustainable lens.
29 architects, designers and studios from across the world are partaking in the triennial, interpreting the theme and exploring how to make a more equitable future.
12 to 13 November 2023, USA
Trade fair Boutique Design New York (BDNY) 2023 takes place at New York City's Javits Centre, hosting over 700 brands across two days.
The event invites architects, designers, property owners, developers and hospitality professionals to network, explore the exhibition and attend the awards ceremony.
Dezeen Awards 2023 party
28 November 2023, UK
During the event, the winner of the inaugural Bentley Lighthouse award will also be announced, alongside the six Designers of the Year.
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Sustainable Design Summit
28 November 2023, UK
London's Museum of London Docklands hosts this year's edition of the Sustainable Design Summit, which welcomes interior designers, suppliers and hospitality professionals to explore sustainably-focused trends and products.
The day event offers a programme of keynotes, an exhibition and networking opportunities, with more than 270 representatives from the hotel, cruise and aircraft industries attending the talks.
The exhibition features a showcase of brands from the three sectors, presenting furniture, lighting, surfaces, accessories, art and design objects.
Business of Design Week
29 November to 1 December 2023, Hong Kong
The annual conference Business of Design Week takes place in Hong Kong's cultural centre Freespace, hosting talks and networking opportunities.
This year's event follows the theme Game Changers, which explores innovation, technology and sustainability in the design industry.
The three-day summit invites creative and business professionals and policymakers to attend more than 30 talks led by over 50 global speakers.
Dezeen is a media partner for Business of Design Week 2023.
About Dezeen Events Guide
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