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Comfort, Functionality and Design – Innovative Concepts and Solutions for Public Transport and Interiors
September 24, 2014 | InnoTrans

Design and mobility are closely interlinked. Creating accessible mobility for all is a fundamental challenge of our times. New concepts are sought-for, that ensure to meet highly different needs and requirements. "Comfort, functionality and design - Innovative concepts and solutions for public transport and interiors" is the topic of the forum, reflecting current developments and future questions in various presentations and discussions.
Alexander Neumeister, Herbert König und Daniel Huber will examine the central topics "travel comfort and interiors, interconnectedness and usability" and show the inherent added value of innovative design concepts for companies and users alike. In the following panel discussion, representatives from companies, research and design will give insights in developments, trends and innovations in public transport, mobile interiors and design. A Pecha Kucha format featuring inspiring short presentations will encourage and facilitate networking and the exchange of experiences and ideas.
September 24, 2014

Program (10:30 am - 4:30 pm)

Cornelia Horsch (Director International Design Center Berlin) and Anna Henckel-Donnersmarck

Alexander Neumeister (Industrial Designer) and Herbert König (Managing Director MVG)
Daniel Huber (Managing Partner Strategic Design, Spirit Design)

Discussion speakers:
Werner Chmelar (Director „Metro-Plattform Inspiro“, Siemens)
Christian Jurke (Director Design Strategy and Integrated Branding, designaffairs)
Dr. Tim Lehmann Dr. Tim Lehmann (Program Manager "Showcase Train Station Südkreuz, InnoZ)
Prof. Birgit Weller (Managing Director use Identity and Design Network, Prof. HTW Berlin, Board Member IDZ)
Dr. Joachim Winter (Project Manager „Next Generation Train“, DLR)

Pecha Kucha presentations:
Jaime Moreno (CEO & Creative Director, Mormedi)
Sabine De Schutter (Lighting designer & Co-founder, jack be nimble)
Jeremy White (Head of Transport, Seymourpowell)
Prof. Jan Vietze (Prof. Industrial Design, HTW Berlin)
Kazim Can (Manager Research & Development, ─░stanbul Ula┼č─▒m A.┼×)
Anna-Maria Müller (Designer Transportation Fabrics, Lantal Textiles)
Mikolaj Wojtkowiak (Designer Solaris Rail Vehicles Development Department, Solaris Bus & Coach S.A)
Jan Wielert (Industrial Designer, büro+staubach)
Christian Jurke (Director Design Strategy and Integrated Branding, designaffairs)

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Program overview:
Languages: English & German (simultaneous translation in two languages)
Venue, registration
entry fee
Messe Berlin
Hall 6.1 | PTI Hall Forum
Messedamm 22
14055 Berlin

Registration and entry fee:
Entrance is free for trade fair visitors and IDZ guest list. For a free accreditation please write us an email until 18. September 2014:
InnoTrans Berlin is the main focus of Germany‘s transport engineering industry and an ideal venue for InnoTrans, an international platform for buyers and sellers of passenger and freight transport technology.