Design4Innovation is a collaborative project organized by eight European partners dedicated to promoting design as a tool for user-centred innovation, and is funded under the Interreg Europe Programme of the European Commission.

Valletta 2018 is Malta’s partner in the project, while the Valletta Design Cluster is one of its key national stakeholders. European partners include design promotion agencies such as the Barcelona Design Centre, innovation centres and enterprise support agencies. PDR, a major international design consultancy based at the Cardiff Metropolitan University, is the project lead partner.The project runs between 2017 and 2021 and a meeting bringing all partners together will be held between the 10th-12th April 2018 in Valletta. Eight European partners active in the field of enterprise support and design promotion will be presenting successful designs that have benefited enterprises, while also sharing expertise on design support measures for enterprises and organisations.