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The Show at Emily Carr University

By admin • Apr 30th, 2014

The Show at Emily Carr University
New Adventures in Design, Media + Visual Arts
May 4 – 18, 2014

Industry Preview Night
Friday 2 May 2014
7:00 – 10:00 pm
North + South buildings, Emily Carr
1399 Johnston Street
Vancouver BC



Employment Opportunity – Kwantlen University

By admin • Apr 4th, 2014

Commencing September 1, 2014 the new Product Design degree program at Kwantlen Polytechnic University requires instructor(s) for their four-year bachelor degree in Product Design (DEPD). This position(s) is for a non-regular type 1 contract with the possibility of additional work dependent on candidate qualifications.



Material Matters Meetup

By admin • Mar 26th, 2014

On March 28, join members of the Vancouver Industrial Design Alliance Meetup Group at Emily Carr University for the 6th installment of “Material Matters”. Over the past few months we have seen a wide application of 3D printing, including high detailed figurines, mechanical parts, and large-scale objects. On March 28th we are going to find out how 3D printing has played a role in local design and engineering projects. Prosthesis, “The Anti-Robot” which is a larger than life mechanical robot leg, developed by a volunteer team of fabricators, engineering experts and the UBC Mechanical Engineering Team. Then, Rod Quin will turn the light (literally) onto physical surface imaging technologies, presenting Ombrae.



Western Living Designers of the Year 2014

By admin • Feb 18th, 2014

Western Living’s annual Designers of the Year competition celebrates the best new designs in Western Canada, as judged by Canada’ foremost designers and architects.

Categories include: Architecture • Interiors • Furniture • Fashion • Industrial • Landscape • Eco • The Arthur Erickson Memorial for an emerging architect • The Robert Ledingham Memorial Award for an emerging designer



Employment Opportunity – Arc’teryx

By admin • Feb 18th, 2014

We are looking for a designer with creative management experience to join our team as Manager, Hardgoods Design. In this role, you will lead the Hardgoods design team to strengthen the Arc’teryx brand identity by providing fresh and innovative design solutions across a variety of outdoor and military products, while maintaining consistent application of Arc’teryx design values.



Material Matters : 3d Printing Legalities, Hardware, and Embedded Systems

By admin • Feb 13th, 2014

The next Hardware Startups Vancouver/ Material Matters Meetup will feature informative and exciting stories from three founders of local hardware and embedded systems startups.



Inform Interiors Presents: In Discussion with Benjamin Hubert

By admin • Feb 5th, 2014

On Wednesday February 12th from 5 to 7pm, Inform Interiors welcomes industrial designer Benjamin Hubert to their showroom for a presentation and Q&A.



Meetup – 3D Printing Workshop

By admin • Nov 29th, 2013

Material Matters | 3D Print Workshop
Friday, December 6, 2013 | 7 – 9pm
Motion Capture Studio | Emily Carr University of Art + Design
North Building, 1399 Johnston Street



Meetup : Hardware Startups Vancouver

By admin • Nov 15th, 2013

Join BCID Professional Member Rob Nathan and other local designers at The Cranium CoWorking Space for the next Hardware Startups Vancouver Meetup.
Design has never been more important to launching a hardware business than it is today — form factor, usability and appeal are now key considerations in the birth of any new product. With so many new tools and technologies involved in the process, it’s important to know when and how to incorporate good design in your prototype.



Employment Opportunity – Kwantlen Polytechnic University

By admin • Nov 1st, 2013

This opportunity has been filled. Thank You.