Download our mobile app for the official Design Indaba Festival 2016 guide.
Design Indaba 2016 Festival App

Download our festival app for all event notifications as announcements are made


The Design Indaba Festival smartphone app keeps festival attendees updated with the full Design Indaba experience. A one-stop mobile event guide for the Design Indaba Festival, it features the full programme of events as well as all festival information.


  • Full festival programme + save events to "My Events" or to your phone's calendar
  • Activate notifications (in settings) to receive speaker announcements first + new additions to the programme
  • Programme links to buy tickets + venue maps + check in to events
  • Conference speaker lineup + bios (released weekly from December)
  • MBOISA: vote for the Most Beautiful Object in South Africa
  • Designer directory featuring local designers
  • Enable the app to work offline to save data usage

Please note:

  • Users of previous versions of the app (2013–2016) app will need to run an update from the app store
  • Notifications must be enabled in app Profile Settings in order to receive announcements
  • The app is available on iOS and Android phones only