Dubai Design Week sets a new benchmark

December 19, 2017

(UAE) – The third edition of Dubai Design Week (DXBDW), the Middle East’s most important design event established a new benchmark for the city’s reputation as a vibrant and diverse platform.

DXBDW 2017 saw over 200 activities staged in locations across the city. The free-to-attend six day event attracted designers, architects, thought-leaders and creatives drawn to Dubai Design Week through its high-calibre design programme.

The programme, now live at, was a vivid expression of the varied and talented design community established in and drawn to the region’s design capital. Dubai Design Week invites the public to explore the full roster of events taking place, opening up opportunities for thousands to learn, be inspired, network, do business and celebrate the positive impact and potential of design.

Dubai Design Week’s Head of Design, William Knight, says, “The programme is testament to the talent and commitment that exists within Dubai and interest that has been generated globally through previous editions of Dubai Design Week. The team has been thrilled to work with an incredible range of designers, companies and sponsors to stage an event that is bursting with possibilities for visitors from near and far.”