Design Flanders

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SPIDER project presented as great example of transnational working

This week Annelies Thoelen, SPIDER partner from Design Flanders presented the SPIDER project to the Interreg NWE Project Ideas Laboratory event in Birmingham.

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Dublin Conference Planning Meeting

Last week SPIDER partners met in Dublin for the first planning meeting of a Public Service Design Conference in June 2015. It will be the first major conference on service to take place in Ireland and will form a significant event in the Year of Irish Design Calendar 2015.

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Independent living through design in Maasmechelen

SPIDER partners taking part in work package 2 participated in a transnational study visit that focused on elderly housing that has been designed specifically to enable residents to remain independent for longer.

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Belgian civil servants learn about service design at VVSG’s meeting day

Civil servants in Belguim have been learning about the benefits of service design at SPIDER partner VVSG’s “Trefdag” (meeting day).