Design for Peace Summit

Design for Peace humanitarian summit

13 Dec 2017

The Design for Peace Summit is a knowledge-intensive event, aimed at bringing together the world’s most prominent humanitarian, social innovators, entrepreneurs, design pioneers and global makers.

The Summit features keynote presentation by Techfugees, Save The Children, ARUP, British Red Cross, International Alert, WAAG Society, Makers Unite, Aflatoun International, LATRA, Urban Projects Bureau, Better Future Factory, and many more! 

The Design for Peace Summit’s goal is to fundamentally rethink how Design, Innovation and Entrepreneurship can become powerful tools in changing the world for the better, by ending the suffering of the 65 million of women, men and children affected by armed conflicts and environmental disasters.

The DESIGN FOR PEACE SUMMIT is framed around 4 distinct themes:

  • Design Innovation
  • Well-being
  • Digital Education
  • Social Entrepreneurship

The aim of the DFP Summit is to:

  • Profile social innovators to a wide public audience
  • Establish key relationships between key partners and shareholders
  • Accelerate projects in refugee hubs across Europe in collaboration with a wide network of international partners
  • Share and exchange the knowledge created by today’s humanitarian pioneers
  • Create conditions for exchanges, collaborations and cross-overs between multidisciplinary actors, representing governments, knowledge institutions, social organizations, enterprises and financiers.

Visit the Design for Peace website for more information including the full list of speakers and to register for the event. 

This event is a part of Creative Unions

The Design for Peace Summit is financed by Stimuleringsfonds Creatieve Industrie and produced by LATRA.