What is ID?

March 5, 2017 is National Industrial Design Day. Tell us how you are spreading the word about ID in your community! Email PhilipA@idsa.org.

RRK Awards 2017 Announced

IDSA members are eligible for a discount to attend the RRK Awards ceremony on March 8. See who is being honored and why.
Award News

Innovating Innovation

IDSA Fellow Lou Lenzi, FIDSA, takes the helm of an Appliance Design magazine column.
Member News

2017-2019 Board Elections


Record Breaker

It's "a clear indication that clients are stepping up their efforts to protect their designs,” says Robert Katz, A/IDSA, of IDSA Ambassador Banner & Witcoff's new milestones. See how.

Test of Time

Read more about what IDSA Executive Director Daniel Martinage, CAE, calls a "significant" decision for IDSA members and the broader industrial design community.

Scooped Up

Only one month after its entry won big in IDEA 2016, Nascent Objects was bought by Facebook. See why, and enter YOUR best design in IDEA 2017.

DDC Career Fairs

Wanted: Hiring Managers, Recruiters and Grad School Reps
Event News

Call to Action

By Feb. 24, designers are being asked to push for legislation to be introduced in the 2017 Maryland General Assembly that would create the Maryland Design Excellence and Innovation Commission.
Design News

Lifesaving ID

IDSA Member's Auto Safety Research Featured on TODAY Show

Championing Design

Detroit Creative Corridor Center earns a $1 million grant to focus on excellence and inclusiveness in design.
Design News

Imagineering Imaginations

Notre Dame students, taught by IDSA/Eastman Education Symposium 2017 Chair and IDSA Board Education VP Scott Shim, score big in a major Walt Disney design competition.
Education News

Just in time for #IDSANEDDC...

On your way to or from IDSA's Northeast District Design Conference at RISD in Providence March 31 to April 1, check out Boston Design Week from March 29 to April 9!
Event News

The Dignity
of Living

Learn how to not only develop "spectacularly successful" designs that drive shareholder value, but also allow designers to create products that allow people to age gracefully with dignity and vitality.