The aed is an initiative founded by Stuttgart engineers, architects and designers with the aim of promoting the great design competence in the Stuttgart region - from product and
from graphic design to multimedia and engineering to architecture - and to make them accessible to the public. architects, graphic designers, designers, engineers and other creators who
our built environment and the products shape our daily life.
At the invitation of the aed, they all report and discuss current projects as well as fundamental issues. In particular, the young students are encouraged and become
Activity with other disciplines stimulated. Within the professional world, a discourse is made possible that leads to a further development of the design competence in
to lead our region.
The aed has also set itself the goal of involving the general public, informing them and allowing them to participate in the debate on the design issues of our time.
The general awareness of the diversity and importance of good design should thus be promoted and sharpened.
Prof. Dr. Dr. E.h. Dr. h.c. Werner Sobek
The Advisory Board advises the Board of Directors on the further direction of the Association's activities, acts as a critical partner and serves as a mediator between the Association and institutions and personalities from politics and
Economy. The Advisory Board meets at the invitation of the Executive Board, but may also meet at the invitation of its Chairman.