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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.
IDSA Fellow Lou Lenzi, FIDSA, takes the helm of an Appliance Design magazine column.
2017-2019 Board Elections
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.
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
IDSA International Design Conference 2017
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.
IDSA Member's Auto Safety Research Featured on TODAY Show
Detroit Creative Corridor Center earns a $1 million grant to focus on excellence and inclusiveness in design.
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.
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!
Abstract: The Art of Design
“I think the world is changing, and I think young people are changing and I think everything is moving quicker,” (Tinker) Hatfield explained. “… It’s hard to predict how design is going to change but you just know it is. You just have to be ready.”
Consumerization of Healthcare
So how does a medical company create consumer-centric, disruptive innovation?
Ever Wonder Why?
Apple’s icons have that shape for a very good reason.
3D Printing in Space
When emergencies arise in space, you make do. With NASA’s Additive Manufacturing Facility, the possibility of 3D printing medical devices could bridge the gap until resupply.
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.