Archive for the ‘ICSID News’ Category

World Industrial Deisgn Day -June 29 – Golden Links Frisbee Golf

By admin • Jun 23rd, 2010

It’s time to show your skills away from computers, band saws and hot-glue guns. BCID members and their families are invited to celebrate World Industrial Design Day, June 29th at the first annual BCID GOLDEN LINKS Frisbee Golf event.

World Industrial Design Day 2013 | Industrial Design is Open

By admin • Jun 22nd, 2010

This year marks the 5th anniversary since the inception of World Industrial Design Day, which was created in 2007 on the occasion of Icsid’s 50th anniversary. To celebrate the milestone, the organisation is asking the global design community one simple question – What is industrial design?

Vancouver 2010 Torch and Medal Designs

By Rob • Feb 19th, 2010

Vancouver 2010 Winter Games torch and medal designs featured at

ICSID eNews March, 2008

By Chris • Mar 14th, 2008

Gellivare (Sweden) – In a partnership between Icsid, the Swedish Industrial Design Foundation (SVID) and the community of Gellivare, City Move Interdesign will be the main activity in a project about how to relocate people and societies.
Scheduled for March 2009, the project will look at the possibilities of creating new spaces for people both in [...]

Institute Without Boundaries News & Events, Feb 2008

By Chris • Feb 23rd, 2008





From February 7-10, 2008, 150 Architectural Technology students from George Brown College joined students from the Institute without Boundaries to explore housing solutions for Guanacaste, a region of Costa Rica that is stressed by housing and water shortages. Be sure to check out the results of the charrette at Toronto’s [...]


By Chris • Nov 6th, 2007

Professor Carlos Hinrichsen is inducted as President
Download PDF: Icsid appoints ExecBoard07-09_final.pdf
Montreal, November 5, 2007 – The International Council of Societies of Industrial Design (Icsid) announced the results of the elections held on October 22 during its 25th General Assembly for the appointment of the organisation’s executive board for the 2007-2009 term. [...]

ACID Canada Innovates [Entries Announcement]

By Chris • Aug 28th, 2007

Connecting Canada: Call for Entries
Dear Colleague,Over the last three years, CANADA INNOVATES hosted a series on the best in Canadian product design as a way to bring design to the attention of designers and clients at trade events such as the IDSA Annual conference, International Contemporary Furniture Fair and HK Expo and [...]

WORLD HOUSE INTERDESIGN–Toronto, June 24 – 30, 2007

By Chris • May 28th, 2007

WORLD HOUSE INTERDESIGN – Sustainable Housing & Water: Local & Global Challenges
From June 24 to June 30, George Brown College’s Institute without Boundaries (IwB) and the International Council of Societies of Industrial Design (Icsid) will be hosting Interdesign 2007, a leading international design conference bringing together designers, students and educators to collaborate on four design [...]

ICSID April 2007 Newsletter

By Chris • Apr 30th, 2007

Icsid eXpress April 2007
In this issue
Since 2001, April 26 has been the day where organisations around the world celebrate World Intellectual Property Day.  
Established by the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) to “raise awareness of the role of intellectual property in our daily lives, and to celebrate the contribution made by innovators and artists to the [...]

ICSID eNews Update March, 2007

By Chris • Mar 14th, 2007

The International Council of Societies of Industrial Design (ICSID) has published their March 2007 eNews letter. To read more, follow this link: