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imm cologne Spring Edition 2023: a new concept for ...

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Simon Keane-Cowell


Experience the new intimate and personable world of the design fair at imm cologne's Spring Edition 2023, featuring new-concept connection spaces and an inspiring live talks programme with Architonic.

Size and the modern trade fair: it's what you do with ...

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Simon Keane-Cowell


Physical trade fairs are getting smaller. But even with less square footage on show, can modern fairs still offer more? Peter Ippolito of Ippolito Fleitz gives his views on the future of the fair.

imm Spring Edition 2023 – about the future of fairs

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Simon Keane-Cowell


As trade fairs are forced to adapt to stay relevant in a fast-changing industry, Architonic invites leading German architect Peter Ippolito to share his thoughts on the meaning and and opportunities of the physical design exhibition. Watch the video

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Fair share: Stefan Diez on the changing face of trade fairs

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Simon Keane-Cowell


Designer Stefan Diez shares his thoughts on the evolving landscape of physical fairs while proposing a potential path forward, in the first of a new series of imm cologne-sponsored interviews…

‘Essentially, what a fair has to do is just create this ...

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Simon Keane-Cowell


In the first instalment of a new thought-provoking series of candid interviews on the future of physical design fairs – sponsored by imm cologne – AW Designer of the Year Stefan Diez discusses the good, the bad and the ugly…

Editor's Letter – December 2022

Simon Keane-Cowell


Metaversal musings, bright sparks and workplace affairs – that was 2022.

The times they are a-changin': imm cologne

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In 2023, imm cologne will take place in June instead of its traditional date in January. Watch the video to find out more about the new Spring Edition of the iconic German fair…

What's the future of imm cologne?

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Simon Keane-Cowell


Moving from January to June for its 2023 edition, imm cologne is repositioning itself. And not just in terms of scheduling. Architonic discusses the opportunities and challenges with its creative director.

Interior dialogues at imm cologne 2023

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Mareile Morawietz


After a two-year hiatus, imm cologne returns in 2023 – bigger than ever, with a new, more diverse format and sights firmly set on helping to shape the future.

Listen up: raumplus

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Unusual angles and special projects? For Bremen-based door- and storage-system specialists raumplus, this is music to their ears.

Jess Design presents new designs at imm cologne!



From 14 to 20 January, JESS DESIGN presents their newest models and newest shades of leather at imm cologne - Stand A-017 in Hall 3.1.

Alternative facts: imm cologne 2019

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Simon Keane-Cowell


January’s big-top international design fair is as much a platform for new ideas and inspiration as it is a showcase for the latest products.