The seminar titled Idea City Istanbul within Istanbul Design Biennial with the cooperation of New Museum under the sponsorship of Audi Urban Future Initiative will take place at Hasköy İplik Fabrikası on 11 October 2012. Moreover, the competition and Awards Ceremony of “Audi Urban Future Awards” by Audi, the seminar sponsor of the Biennial, will take place in Istanbul on 18 October 2012.
“Parallel Participants” programme was organized for design focused companies and architectural design studios within the framework of the first Istanbul Design Biennial. Companies that participate in the programme are organizing activities in their own venues, within the scope of Biennial theme in order to present their own approaches to the Biennial audience. ARMAGGAN, Arzum, BMS, ÇEBİ, +D Group, Dhoku, Dilek Hanif, Ersa, Mozaik, NORDist, Koleksiyon Mobilya and Zebra Design Factory are among the parallel participants of the Istanbul Design Biennial.