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THE SHOW at Emily Carr University

Celebrate the Class of 2016!!
Join us as our campus is transformed! Featuring more than 300 works from this year’s Design, Media and Visual Arts graduates, The Show at Emily Carr highlights student creativity and innovation.

One of Vancouver’s most anticipated events, The Show is a celebration of both an end and new beginnings for graduates of our Bachelor and Master degree programs.
Opening Night | May 7, 2016, 4:30-9:30pm

May 8 – 22, 2016
1399 + 1400 Johnston Street
Vancouver, BC (Granville Island)
10am – 8pm Weekdays | 10am – 6pm Weekends

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Welcome to BCID.com
Welcome to bcid.com, website for the British Columbia Industrial Design Association (BCID). BCID is a non-profit organization of accredited Industrial Designers registered under the Societies Act of Canada and serves as the authoritative voice of industrial design in British Columbia. This website is frequently updated with news, resources, and information relevant to British Columbia based industrial designers and those who work with them.

Local Design News

Wearable Wednesday»

Come and connect with the local hardware, wearable, and IoT ecosystem, and bridge the gap between software and hardware. Whether you’re already deep into hardware looking to connect with others in the field for networking, hiring, or learning, or are a long-time software expert dipping into connected hardware, there will be something for everyone.

Hurdler Studios wins 2015 NYC Design Gold»

Congratulations to Jon Winebrenner, Hurdler Studios, and everyone involved with Clug.
Clug has had an amazing year winning a Gold IDSA Award and now a Gold award at the New York Design Awards.

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Employment Opportunities

Industrial Designer – Vin de Garde»


Vin de Garde was established in 2004. We design and manufacture real storage products and systems. We are searching for an experienced Industrial Designer and Product Creator to join our team. We need someone who appreciates good design, the process and the benefits of being thoughtful – and understands how to design products that work.

Part time/Contract Industrial Designer – Avidworx»


The Industrial Designer is a key member of our team, responsible for the development of our company’s ideas and concepts for manufactured products in the office. We are looking for someone who has extensive knowledge of SolidWorks and the SolidWorks sheet metal tools, experience with AutoCAD and DXF files.

Suttle Playgrounds»

Suttle Playgounds is an industry leading Playground and Park Company with over 27 years in the business.
We create playground environments for children at schools, parks, daycares, housing and other public facilities, while offering a full range of related park products and services for people of all ages.

Technical Developer Hardgoods – MEC»

As a Technical Product Developer (Hardgoods), you’ll be responsible for the development of MEC branded packs, sleeping bags and tents from the initial concept phase through to product finalization, and maintaining MEC quality standards and expectations.