Tradition of Invention

“North America has been a wellspring for some of the most impactful startup and entrepreneurial technological innovations of our time.”
Design News

A Step Ahead

An IDSA member is capturing media attention by reimagining gowns from one of fashion's most glamorous nights—as footwear designs!
Member News

Fueling a Passion

An IDSA Student Member from Pratt Institute earns a $5,000 scholarship. See how.
Member News

Smart Design

A new AARP panel on universal design is bringing together leading practitioners—in products, the home and the community. “While many of us may not always realize it, design impacts our lives every day.”
Event News

"Design Awesomeness"

IDSA wrapped up a successful spring conference season with five District Design Conferences from coast-to-coast in 2017—exploring a wide range of design topics.
Event News


IDSA's first Women+Design Summit (#IDSAWomenDesign)—focusing on the unique challenges and accomplishments of women in design—was held on May 12, 2017 at the Renaissance San Diego.
Event News

Hear Ye, Hear Ye

USPTO's 11th Annual Design Day features sessions, panels and even mock trials, to enlighten a full house about the impact of design patents.
Design News

Record Breaker

For the first time in the history of the IDSA Student Merit Awards, an all-female slate of winners has emerged. Meet the next generation of designers.

Elevating Design

Award News