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So, What Is Design Anyway?
is used in so many ways that you begin to wonder if it has any useful meaning at all.
Measuring the Impact of Design
People who experience social design in action believe it can transform the way we approach and solve social problems, and are investing a great deal of money and energy in developing the field.
Pre #IDSANEDDC Tours
Expect the Unexpected on three, pre-conference tours, giving you an insider's view of RISD, Brown and Providence!
Second Call for Proposals Opens
What do you have to say about design on a global scale? Submit your proposal to the World Design Summit 2017.
"It’s a field that people who are equally left and right brained seem to do really well with." See the 25 Best States for Commercial and Industrial Designers, according to Insider Monkey.
IDSA weighs in on the unprecedented White House budget proposal to end the National Endowment for the Arts.
The chair of IDSA's Northeast District Design Conference has a few tricks up her sleeve. Ayse Birsel, IDSA, tells Inc. what she believes it takes to throw a conference that inspires people.
An IDSA Student Member is on a Parsons School of Design team that's unveiling new wearables at SWSX Interactive. "Designers connect the dots," says Tim Ronco, S/IDSA.
Nixon, NASA & How the Feds Got Design
"There's absolutely no reason why good design should be confined to the history books," writes Diana Budds for FastCoDesign. Read more..
In Their Own Words...
"We hold the IDEAs in the highest regard and consider them to be one of the toughest global awards programs. A real test of quality and innovation."
A new book shows how conflict can lead to collaboration, in design and beyond.
Defining Product Design
It seems there are not enough designers to meet the demand. Startups and mid-sized companies have immense promise, but struggle to find designers.
Emotional Design Increases Engagement
Designing for customer delight can lead to competitive advantage and growth.
First Female Auto Designer
Helene Rother was the first female automotive designer, a refugee and a single mom. She started at Marvel Comics and ended up at General Motors.
By bringing their talents to the male-dominated engineering field, women are sparking innovation and making robots more humane.
"Heart of Industrial Design"
William Plumb, FIDSA, Passes Away at age of 84
Pushing the Edges of Design
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!
Design Comes Alive
Just in time for #IDSAWDDC comes Design Week Portland! Don't miss either!