Design United is committed to helping design practitioners in the Netherlands gain a stronger and more strategic position in the field of design through the development and dissemination of knowledge. It fosters a shared understanding of Design Research, facilitates the exchange of knowledge and experiences in the design community, and significantly contributes to enhancing the quality of research.
As the platform for Design Research in the Netherlands, Design United is the leading authority in its field. The organization actively participates in policy development and serves as a point of contact for industry partners and businesses. It is also the lead organization of CLICKNL|DESIGN, the knowledge and innovation network for design in the Netherlands.