The first edition of the arena DESIGN 2009 event has started

Some of the highlights in the programme of events during day one of arena DESIGN 2009, accompanying this year's interior show, included: lectures delivered by special guests of arena DESIGN 2009 - Manfred Dorn and Tassilo von Grolman, the announcement of results in Stage Two of the prestigious TOP DESIGN award 2009 Competition, exhibition previews, as well as a discussion panel attended by representatives of regional authorities, institutions and associations supporting the development of industrial design.

Bursting with attractions, the day was concluded by the evening gala entitled DESIGN GET-TOGETHER, referring to the Art Deco style and glamorous ambience of the 1920's.

See the results of Stage Two of TOP DESIGN award 2009 Competition