Educational course

The project “European Design Upgrade: International Study Course” is initiated by Vasyl Khmelnytsky K.Fund Foundation and the non-governmental organization GoLocal and implemented with the support of the Ukrainian Cultural Foundation. UNIT.City innovation parks in Kyiv and Kharkiv are business partners.

Educational course is a continuation of the international project European Design Upgrade.

EDU is an interdisciplinary project to raise the professional level of young designers and develop creative teams, developed in collaboration with leading expert teachers from three countries: Belgium, Ukraine and Finland. The EDU project was implemented in partnership with the K.Fund Foundation, the NGO GoLocal and the innovation and technology hubs Brussels Creative in Belgium and Urban Mill in Finland. The 7 most interesting concepts from each of the participating countries were presented at the Dutch Design Week international exhibition from 17 to 25 October 2020.