Volker Albus (D)
Paola Antonelli (USA)
Thomas Bene (A)
Fréderic Beuvry (F)
Max Borka (B)
Torsten Bröhan (D)
Alison Clarke (UK/A)
Erica Clark (USA)
Gerti Draxler (A)
Christian Gärnter (D)
Kostantin Grcic (D)
Harald Gründl (A)
Guta Moura Guedes (P)
Gerhard Heufler (A)
Didier Krzentowski (F)
Joris Laarman (NL)
Herbert Lachmayer (A)
Hans Maier-Aichen (D)
Peter Noever (A)
Paolo Piva (I/A)
Leonid Rath (A)
Julian Riess (A)
August Ruhs (A)
Kerstin Scheuch (MEX)
Petra Schmidt (D)
Jerszy Seymour (D)
Robert Stadler (F)
Pierre Staudenmeyer (F)
Robert Thiemann (NL)
Patricia Urquiola (I)
Christian Witt-Dörring (A)

Max Borka  
Art Director designbrussels, Brussels (B)
Max Borka (*1954) studied literature and political science and has worked for 25 years as a recognised journalist and author in the field of art, architecture and design. From 1999 to 2002, he was director of the Interieur Foundation in Courtrai, Belgium, where he twice organised the Interieur Biennale, in addition to several other exhibitions in Cologne, Paris and Milan. He was co-founder of DAMn°, an international magazine on art, architecture, design and fashion, and is today director of MaxBox, a design consultancy agency. He is also art director of designbrussels, a new design festival in Brussels, and a founding member of the Belgian Ministry of Design. He has written several books on architecture (Jo Crepain), fashion (Walter Van Beirendonck), and art (Picasso, Koen Theys and others).


In dialogues with:  
Erica Clark
Guta Moura Guedes
Hans Maier-Aichen
Peter Noever
Jerszy Seymour

Time schedule:  
MO 09.10., 04:30-07:20 pm
Studio A (english)
Sign of the times

MO 09.10., 05:30-07:00 pm
Discussion panel with Q&A

TU 10.10., 02:30-03:20 pm
Studio C (english)
The Network Era

TU 10.10., 03:30-04:20 pm
Studio A (english)
Amusement society

TU 10.10., 04:30-05:20 pm
Studio B (english)
Crossing borders

TU 10.10., 05:30-07:00 pm
Discussion panel with Q&A