Nelly Ben Hayoun wishes Design Indaba a very happy 25th Anniversary!

17th February 2020, London

Nelly Ben Hayoun wishes Design Indaba a very happy 25 years!

In her birthday message, she talks about what Design Indaba means to her!

Watch it here!

Design Indaba 2020 celebrates a momentous milestone in the conference’s legacy, it’s 25th anniversary. The 2020 iteration of the conference will bring to the stage the creative optimism and activism people have come to expect from the flagship platform. 

Described as a creative pilgrimage, Design Indaba is a 3 day multi-sensory, thought provoking and expansive experience that includes a series of captivating design talks by day and festival by night, featuring live music, theatre, exhibitions and masterclasses – all designed to help you explore the realms of creativity.

The Design Indaba Conference 2020 will take place from Wednesday 26 February to Friday 28 February 2020 and will be held in the the Artscape Theatre Centre in Cape Town. In the evening, the same building will transform into a creative playground as the festival comes into play, a place where your Design Indaba experience is elevated. 

Seats are limited and tickets sell out fast so take advantage of our early bird tickets to secure your place amongst the world’s leading problem-solvers and creative talent.

Design Indaba

Established in 1995 with its globally acclaimed Design Indaba Conference, the Design Indaba brand has evolved into a multidisciplinary platform that champions all of the creative sectors.

The annual Design Indaba Festival in Cape Town now also includes the highly popular Emerging Creatives programme, Most Beautiful Object in SA, multiple Simulcast versions of the Conference in cities around the continent, and other special events.


You can find some more information out about Design Indaba here!