World Design Forum connects strategist and designers, we organized a round table with 3 European directors of design weeks on the essential economy theme.

With Silke Claus (Münich Creative Business Week), Kari Korkman (Helsinki Design Week) and Jovan Jelovac (Belgrade Design Week) we explored the nature of design in the essential economy, it’s purposes, effects and the specific developments in their countries. What is and what could be the typical role of designers in innovation and solutions for the social and organizational challenges of today?