platforms + Programs

GloWD's five multi-sector platforms porously interconnect and bridge research, practice and education through the "3C's" of cooperation, communication and connection


Scholarly + Applied Research

From Concept to Built Work

Experimental Design Studios
Fora + Symposia + Seminars

Emerging Professional Recognition

Tailored Masterclasses for Life-Long Learning

Internships and Apprenticeships

Next-GenNarrative (NGN)

Creative Leadership Think-Tank

Started: 2017

NGN (pronounced engine) distills the "big issues" to their essence to propose new design solutions. Asks how design must change to solve them.


Rethinking Design Education

Started: 2017

Identifies, explores, redefines and codifies a new vision for the education of future generations of designers and for the benefit of society as a whole.


Educators Forum (launched 2017)

Global Experimental Live-Lab (GEL-Lab) Design Studio (2020)

WorkEd (under development)

Team Research Publications (2019)

Started: 2015

Cultivates, shapes and recognizes new and emerging design talent, methods and means globally and collaboratively.


From Concept to Reality

Consultancy where ideas, theories and propositions generated in GloWD platforms are applied to real-world clients and projects.

GloWD Expo

Global Week of Design

Started: Under development

To provide necessary intersection of design and commerce, showcasing progressive creative realities, possibilities and potential.

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