We work in the intersection between business, education, the design industry, and the public sector. Making sure Danish businesses benefit from the potentials of design requires open partnerships. To us, "never alone" is a core value, and we prefer to create results in close cooperation with our partners - businesses, designers and organisations - listed below.
Copenhagen Maker celebrates maker culture, technology and D.I.Y. trends as well as innovation and co-creation. Combining the latest in technology, design, arts and crafts it is a brand new festival that wants to engage, involve and inspire its audience to do-it-themselves.
Danish Crafts & Design Association
DKoD is a national organization for professional designers and craftsmen. Its aim is to support high quality practice, professional collaborations and networking. This is achieved through various activities such as public events, seminars, fairs and international exhibitions.
Technical University of Denmark
DTU is recognized internationally as a leading university in the areas of the technical and the natural sciences, renowned for our business-oriented approach, our focus on sustainability, and our amazing study environment.
The Confederation of Danish Industry (DI) is the strong voice of corporate Denmark. On the behalf of 10,000 member companies, DI works to provide the best conditions for Danish businesses in order to improve the opportunities for growth and overall competitiveness.
Delta Lab / Idemolab
IdemoLAB bridges technology and design. The focus is on the early stages of different design processes and the purpose is to create meaningful experiences for users and customers.
Design denmark is an alliance of designers, design thinkers and design businesses, working to promote design in business and society.
Denmark’s largest museum for Danish and international design and a central exhibition forum for industrial design and applied arts in Scandinavia. The museum’s collections, library and archives constitute a central resource centre for the study of design and its history in Denmark.
The Danish Design Council
An independent network organisation facilitating innovative connections between design and society by linking to international design networks, by initiating debate and by awarding design prizes. In addition to this, the Design Council acts as an advisory board and appoints members of the Danish Design Centre board.
FabLab RUC is an experimental and learning environment at Roskilde University, which consists of an open FabLab, a prototype lab and an area for digital production. The site is available for everyone and consists of many different materials and manufacturing technologies.
Osti: Winning with design in a market focused on price
Great functionality, quality, design and price are qualities associated with Osti. In 2012, Osti teamed up with Danish design agency LAND Designlab, and in just four years have won eight design awards with a 2016 Red Dot Design Award as the latest addition.