Starten in design

Netwerkevent Flanders DC: Starten in design

Wil je starten of ben je net gestart als dienstverlenend ontwerper en wil je extra tips om je onderneming aan te pakken? Dan is het netwerkevent ‘Starten in design’ op dinsdag 13 juni iets voor jou. Flanders DC maakt je samen met Designregio Kortrijk wegwijs in de designsector en vertelt je hoe je je plannen concreet kan uitwerken. Jonas Devacht en Femke Vanbelle (Bloudruk) vertellen vanuit hun ervaring hoe zij het hebben aangepakt. Daarnaast is het event een ideale gelegenheid om te netwerken, van elkaar te leren en geïnspireerd te raken.

Netwerkevent Starten in design

For whom.

This event is aimed at designers who design on behalf of clients. These are designers who have been working within graphic and digital design, illustration, product design and interior design for less than three years.


  • 13:30 - 14:00: Reception
  • 14:00 - 14:30: Intro by Tom Suykerbuyk (design coordinator Flanders DC) and by Designregio Kortrijk
  • 14:30 - 14:50: Testimony by Jonas Devacht
  • 15:00 - 15:20: Testimony by Femke Vanbelle (Bloudruk)
  • 15h35 - 16h35: Pingpong x Flanders DC advisor or co-starter
  • 16h35 - 17h00: Networking


  • The networking event takes place at BUDAfabriek in Kortrijk.
  • Participation fee is 15 euro (incl. VAT).
  • Registration is required via this link.
  • Pingpong: During the 1-on-1 pingpong session you can talk with our advisors and (fellow) startups about all kinds of ideas and topics you are facing. An ideal opportunity to network from which you learn, support, gain opportunities and motivation.
  • The event is wheelchair accessible.


  • Jonas Devacht is a freelance illustrator with experience working in design studios in New York and the UK. With his unique style and attention to detail, he has helped many clients bring their brand, packaging and merchandising to life.
  • After ten years of freelancing for various museums, arts centers and festivals, Femke Vanbelle founded the creative design studio Bloudruk in early 2021. In two years, this one-man business grew into a versatile, seven-member team. Meanwhile, the team is in the midst of a transition from studio to agency.
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