Innoprom is the large-scale international industrial exhibition annually held in Ekaterinburg, Russia.
Annual forum Global Industrial Design in the framework of INNOPROM allows representatives of Russian industry to get acquainted with the latest achievements and trends in international industrial design, to see the opportunities to improve the efficiency offered by the industry, and to get acquainted with the leading industrial designers of the world.
So, the main guest of the first GID forum held in 2012 was Karim Rashid, who delivered a lecture. The head-liner of the second forum, held in Germany at the industrial exhibition Hannover Messe, was the legendary Chris Bangle, former chief designer of BMW. In the framework of INNOPROM-2013, the GID forum was attended by several international figures in the field of design: Ross Lovegrove, Karim Rashid and Rogier van der Heide. GID-2014 was visited by Chris Bangle, Karim Rashid and Oscar Pena, Chief Art Director of Philips Lifestyle.