We are delighted to announce that the 10th annual Maorinews Night will return to Beijing on Wednesday April 25 2018 at 7pm.

Held at the Chao Hotel, Beijing, Maorinews Night provides a unique opportunity for you to meet and network with OEMs and acclaimed Heads of Design during a glittering and glamorous evening.


Maorinews Night is exclusively for professional designers from OEMs and registered entry is by approval only.


Chao Hotel 
4 Workers' Stadium E Rd, Chaoyang Qu,
Beijing Shi, China, 100027
Doors open at 7pm.

Maorinews Night presents:

Founded in 1972, Alcantara represents a prime example of Italian-produced quality. As registered trademark of Alcantara S.p.A. and result of a unique and proprietary technology, Alcantara® is a highly innovative material, offering an unrivalled combination of sensory, aesthetic and functional qualities. Thanks to its extraordinary versatility, Alcantara is the choice of leading brands in a number of application fields: fashion and accessories, automotive, interior design and home décor, consumer-electronics. These features, together with a serious and certified commitment to sustainability, make Alcantara a true icon of contemporary lifestyle: the lifestyle of those who want to fully enjoy their everyday life, while respecting the environment.

Since 2009 Alcantara has been certified 'Carbon Neutral', having defined, reduced and offset all the CO2 emissions derived from its activity. To mark out the path of the company in such a field, every year Alcantara draws up and publishes its own Sustainability Report, certified by BDO authority and available on the corporate website.

Headquartered in Milan, Alcantara's production site and R&D department are located in Nera Montoro, in the heart of the Umbria Region (Terni).

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Alcantara Company contact email:[email protected]

Gold Partner

HARMAN designs and engineers connected products and solutions for automakers, consumers, and enterprises worldwide, including connected car systems, audio and visual products, enterprise automation solutions; and services supporting the Internet of Things. With leading brands including AKG®, Harman Kardon®, Infinity®, JBL®, Lexicon®, Mark Levinson® and Revel®, HARMAN is admired by audiophiles, musicians and the entertainment venues where they perform around the world.

HARMAN is driving the future of the entire in-cabin experience with connected, integrated and secure solutions across all platforms, from work and home to car and mobile. More than 50 million automobiles on the road today are equipped with HARMAN audio and connected car systems. The company’s strong portfolio of world-class brands, each with a distinctive DNA and design language, offers automakers a key differentiator for consumer connection and appeal.

Silver Partners

With over 15 years of experience, LUMISCAPHE imagines, integrates and deploys immersive solutions for real-time 3D modeling and viewing, developed for companies who need to experience new products before they exist.

Pushing the limits of imagination and innovation is no longer merely an industry dream.

Increased efficiency, incomparable real-time performances, reduced production cycles, improved digital continuity, innovative customer relations: LUMISCAPHE’s passionate teams will boost your future growth thanks to 3D real-time technology.

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Founded in 1958, X-Rite Incorporated is a global leader in the science and technology of color and appearance. With its wholly owned subsidiary Pantone, X-Rite is the expert in blending the art and science of color, providing complete end-to-end color management solutions for our clients.

As a global leader in color science and technology, X-Rite has taken an ambitious step beyond color to tackle the more significant challenge of capturing and managing appearance. Total Appearance Capture (TAC™) Ecosystem, allows you to capture the exact visual characteristics of materials and enables an unmatched level of realism and efficiency in digital material capture and 3D design. The TAC™ Ecosystem is an award-winning appearance solution that brings product designs to life with digital material representations and consistent shared material appearance information that reduces design approval cycles and accelerates time to market.

Technicon Design has three inter-related businesses, managing design projects, sourcing high-quality design personnel and delivering design related training.

Segula Technologies, a Worldwide engineering group, acquired Technicon in 2017 as part of its strategy to internationalise key markets.

With strategically located offices Technicon continues to offer design services to the global transport industry.

Image gallery from CDN Shanghai 2017: