As the year comes to a close, so will IDSA's 2013 Industrial Design Market Trends Survey. You have until Friday, December 20 to add your perspective. This is your opportunity to share the issues that impact you as an ID professional and what you view as the strongest influencers shaping your profession.
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2013 has been an exciting year under the direction of new Executive Director Daniel Martinage, CAE; the Foundation applied for a grant to retool the Catalyst program and plans to expand its scholarship program and partner with other nonprofits and industry leaders to provide continuing education in the future.
More than 400 design students, practitioners and educators gathered at the Rochester Institute of Technology Oct. 18-20 for the second consecutive Thought at Work Industrial and Interaction Design Student Conference.
Students representing 16 universities—including Syracuse University, Columbus College of Art and Design, Carnegie Mellon, Ohio State and Penn State—attended nearly 60 events in a single weekend!
The Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) is excited to announce its 2014 International Conference, The Exchange, taking place August 13-16, 2014 in Austin, Texas at the Austin Hilton. This year’s theme, The Exchange, highlights the process at the very core of what we do as designers. Through the innovative processes of design, something of value is given and something of value is received, advancing a current condition or experience to a new, expanded state.
Excellent design is now recognized as essential for business success. Design thinking is equally beneficial in the business world and social domain. This spring IDSA will explore the changing and challenging landscape of design from five different angles at five District Design Conferences held across the US between April 5 and May 15.
The IDSA Nominations Committee is seeking nominations through Oct. 31 for open IDSA Board of Directors positions. Open positions will begin their Board service in May 2014. The following positions are up for election:
Introducing the next, interactive webinar in IDSA’s Design Success Webinar Series. Join Angela Yeh, founder and president of Yeh IDeology LLC, as she offers tips and strategies for maximizing your career opportunities and positioning yourself for the career you have been dreaming about.