As it does every year, Dutch public broadcaster VPRO devotes its attention to the DDW. Through various platforms they highlight not only the physical aspect of design, but also its impact, the creation process and designers' view on the future.
All of these projects are in the Dutch language:
* VPRO Gids: DDW Special, in bookstores now
* Nooit Meer Slapen: Lidewij Edelkoort
The DDW Ambassador is the main guest: vpro.nl/edelkoort-nms
* Backlight: The Battle for the Internet
During DDW Roland Duong talks to privacy designers and web experts in a search for internet freedom. Follow his journey on vpro.nl/dsohi.
* Backlight: Conquer Your Data
Backlight looks at ‘user independence‘; what projects are out there for a more public online world? Watch the episode now on vpro.nl/heroverjadata
This art and culture programme is devoted entirely to DDW: vpro.nl/mondoddw
* Must-sees from Mondo
Mondo's online team highlights promising design graduates on vpro.nl/mondo
Dustin is a innovative, interactive story for your smartphone developed by VPRO Medialab with writer Niels ’t Hooft. More on vpro.nl/dustin.
* Ambassadeur Talks
During the week you will find interviews with DDW Ambassadors Lonneke Gordijn, Sabine Marcelis and Lidewij Edelkoort on ddw.nl and vpro.nl/ddw
Read more on vpro.nl/ddw and the social media of the VPRO