German Design Council (GDC)

The German Design Council is one of the world’s leading centres of expertise for communication and knowledge transfer in design. Currently, more than 300 companies belong to its foundation. The German Design Council was founded on the initiative of the German Bundestag to support and enhance the design expertise of German industry. It pursues a wide range of activities with a single goal: to increase brand value on a sustained basis via the strategic use of design in communication.