Hicham Lahlou

1852&Co – International Design Agency (Morocco)


Board Member Nominee

To continue promoting the values of Design and industial Design by defending it as a catalyst for for economies, innovation and creative industries following the first pan-african and worldwide forum of the economies of Design, innovation and creative industries and the first World Design Talks in Africa by Africa Design Days & Award the 28, 29, 30 June 2017, in partnership with the World Design Organization and organized under the high patronage of his majesty The King Mohammed VI, to continue the following process and to create a powerful network of community liaisons as well as existants & upcoming news members of WDO in all Africa, if I become a Board Member for 2017 – 2019, I will take in charge an ambitious program of development in the framework of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, in Africa and the World, with of course the validation and follow-up of all the board members elected and the president of WDO. Also to manage and participate the program of the Design Treaty of WIPO Organization.

Member Organization
1852&Co – International Design Agency by Hicham Lahlou Designer

English, French & Arabic

Graduated as an Architect Interior Designer & global industrial Designer
from the Academie Charpentier in Paris, June 1995

Professional Experience
Present in the international sphere of Design since 1995
Promoting and defending the values of Design and taking the lead of Design in Morocco since more than 20 years and also in Africa and Arab World Internationationally I created of of the first global design agency of Design in Morocco and Africa as a 360° manager in Design.

Present Occupation

  • CEO – 1852&Co – International Design Agency by Hicham Lahlou Designer
  • President & Founder of Africa Design Days, Week & Award
  • President & Founder of FEMADE – Moroccan Federation of Industrial Design
  • Design Expert for WIPO Geneva & OMPIC Morocco
  • Knight of the Order of Arts & Letters within the Republic of France since February 2016