West Bloc Design Education Forum


West Bloc:West Bloc Kairi Eguchi



”Designing for the New Normal”

Lecture by Eisuke Tachikawa & Student Design Award Ceremony


JIDA West Bloc has been holding the Design Education Forum since 2014, and will hold the award ceremony and lecture of the Student Design Award for 2021 under the theme of "Design in the New Normal Era" in 2021.

The theme of the Student Design Award was "FRP Products in the New Normal Era" with the support of Nippori Kako, a manufacturer of FRP products. On the day of the event, there will be presentations of works that have passed the preliminary screening, the final judging and award ceremony, and lectures.

Designers, students, educators, and the general public are invited to join us in discussing "Design in the New Normal Era. The event will be held online, and we look forward to your participation.



 Sat, March 12 , 2022     13:00〜15:30(online)



 13:00  Open

 13:10〜13:40      A final presentation for the Student Design Award

           Theme "FRP Products in the New Normal Era"

 13:40〜14:00    Lecture: The World of Custom-built Buses.

            Lecturer:Noriko   Minami (NIPPORIKAKO CO.,LTD. Managing Director)

 14:00〜15:00    Lecture:  Designing for the New Normal Era with Evolutionary Thinking

            Lecturer:Eisuke Tachikawa(NOSIGNER CEO,    the President of JIDA)

 15:00〜15:30      Awards ceremony /    Review


●Entrance fee  Student・JIDA member:Free / General:500yen

●How to apply  If you wish to participate, please register using the form below.

         ZOOM URL will be sent to those who have registered by the day before the event.

●Organizing   Japan Industrial Design Association West bloc

●Support           NIPPORIKAKO CO.,LTD. 

●Cooperation  Osaka Association of Design Organizations(USD-O)

●Contact                   Japan Industrial Design Association secretariat

        e-mail   TEL 03-3587-6391






Release date:2022-03-21 00:01:57