World Industrial Design Day 2014
It’s time to renew the ID of ID
To support this initiative, this year's theme for World Industrial Design Day is "Renew ID".
You can invite up to 10 people to participate in a Google+ Hangout on Air - from young and seasoned professional designers, educators, students, interns, design journalists - and broadcast your discussion to a much larger audience. Publicise this an your online event to celebrate World Industrial Design Day and encourage designers and non-designers to watch the conversation unfold live via your Google+ page, YouTube account or on any website where you've embedded the link.
It's easy as 1-2-3
Step 1: Make sure you and all other participants on the Hangout have a Gmail and Google+ account. In order for your Google+ Hangout to be broadcasted you will need to link your Google+ and Youtube accounts by agreeing to the Terms of Services.
Step 2: Click on the Hangouts icon and and invite specific people or Google+ circles to join you. Then name your Hangout On Air.
Step 3: Once you've invited your 9 other participants, click "Start broadcast" and after a short countdown, your Hangout On Air will start broadcasting on your Google+ page and YouTube channel.
For more information about World Industrial Design Day 2014, please contact:
Icsid Communications Officer
t: + 1 514 448 4949 ext. 223
About World Industrial Design Day
For the past six years, hundreds of events have taken place on all continents bringing together designers through lectures, competitions, exhibits, museum days and social gatherings. With a focus on each year’s dedicated theme, industrial design champions across the world help celebrate and promote the value of design.
World Industrial Design Day is celebrated annually on
Download the logo
Black logo (PNG - 897KB)
White logo (PNG - 885KB)
Request a proclamation
Join the 12 cities around the world that have already officially proclaimed 29 June as World Industrial Design Day.
All the information and steps to follow are detailed in this 'How to request a proclamation' guide. (PDF – 201KB)
Ways to celebrate
Need more ideas on how to celebrate? Download one of the following guides to kickstart the planning of your event!
|A guide for schools (PDF - 131 KB)|
|A guide for corporations
(PDF - 135 KB)
|A guide for cities (PDF - 131 KB)|
Like and follow World Industrial Design Day on Facebook
Share the events you're attending or hosting via our online community and use the hashtag #renewID across all social media platforms!