Gwangju (South Korea) - Icsid encourages those attending the 2015 IDC to take note of Icsid's speakers during the three day event. Icsid President-Elect 2013-2015, Dr. Mugendi M'Rithaa; Icsid Senator, Prof. Carlos Hinrichsen, and Icsid Regional Advisor, Mr. Gianfranco Zaccai, will be participating in the Congress's parallel sessions.
Taipei (Taiwan, Chinese Taipei) - Eataipei, a series of immersive culinary performances, will take place at Tent London this September, introducing Taipei as the World Design Capital 2016 through a diverse presentation of contemporary Taiwanese cuisine, design and architecture.
This month, Icsid reached out to Dr. Mariana Amatullo, co-founder and vice-president of the Designmatters department at ArtCenter College of Design. She gives us her perspective on women in design from the vantage point of a leader in the field of design education and an expert on design as a tool for social innovation.
The International Council of Societies of Industrial Design (Icsid) strives to create a world where design enhances social, cultural, economic and environmental quality of life.