The City of Taipei is pleased to announce members of World Design Capital® (WDC) 2016 International Advisory Committee. The WDC 2016 International Advisory Committee comprised a highly respected group of five internationally recognized experts in the field of design, including Alicia Grehan (Dublin), Arthur Huang (Taipei), Bulelwa Ngewana (Cape Town), Dilki de Silva (Montreal), Manfred Wang (Taipei), Shikuan Chen (Taipei) and Wei-Gong Liou (Taipei) who will directly contribute to the yearlong programme of events that will take place in Taipei (Taiwan) from January to December 2016.
Since being designated WDC 2016 almost half a year ago, the City of Taipei has been working on the preparations for the yearlong programme of events. The WDC Taipei 2016 International Advisory Committee will lend their knowledge and expertise to the benefit of the implementation company in Taipei as it develops to the WDC Taipei 2016 programme. Members of the WDC 2016 IAC will also play an ambassadorial role internationally, by activating their own networks and encourage international engagement.