Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Icsid announces first 'World Industrial Design Day' on June 29, 2008

Icsid announces first 'World Industrial Design Day' on June 29, 2008

04
Jul '07
The International Council of Societies of Industrial Design (Icsid)announced its intent to launch on June 29, 2008 the first “World Industrial Design Day” recognising the profession of industrial design to be observed the world over.

Throughout 2007, a series of events are being hosted in collaboration with various Icsid Members around the world to celebrate the inception of the organisation on June 29, 1957.

These 'Icsid 50'events are a testament to the industry milestones of the past fifty years, as well as to the contemporary vision and forward-looking direction of the profession in the years to come.

During the closing ceremony held on Friday, June 29, 2007 for the Icsid Interdesign hosted by George Brown College at the Toronto Centre for the Arts, Icsid President Prof. Dr. Peter Zec announced on the occasion of the organisation's golden anniversary, that the creation and implementation of the 'World Industrial Design Day' will reflect on both the importance of industrial design in our world, as well as on the organisation that has played a defining role in the development of the profession.

“An annual day of observance will be a catalyst in our endeavour to raise awareness of industrial design on a global scale,” stated Dr. Zec. “It is our objective that this all encompassing event will provide professional industrial designers and design enthusiasts around the globe with a channel to engage the general public in the acute realisation of the merits of design and its economic, social and cultural impact on the quality of life.”


Must ReadView All

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 22nd Oct 2021

China's coal output rises to meet energy shortfalls amid govt measures

China's coal supply has showed signs of picking up with daily...

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 22nd Oct 2021

Indonesia, China begin feasibility study on coal-to-methanol unit

Indonesia and China recently signed an MoU to conduct a feasibility...

Pic: Shutterstock/TY Lim

Fashion | On 22nd Oct 2021

Balenciaga ranked hottest brand in The Lyst Index Q3 2021

Paris-based luxury fashion house Balenciaga was ranked the hottest...

Interviews View All

Textile Industry, Head Honchos

Textile Industry
Head Honchos

Increase foreign exchange and create jobs

Footwear Industry, Footwear Retailers

Footwear Industry
Footwear Retailers

Still struggling to mop up higher sales

India-EU Summit, Representatives

India-EU Summit
Representatives

India-EU FTA will provide EU with better access to a huge & rapidly...

Raiyan Islam,

Raiyan Islam

Founded in 1981 by Sayeeful Islam, Concorde Garments Group is a market...

Erwin Devloo,

Erwin Devloo

The Picanol Group is a diversified industrial group active worldwide in...

Zayed Moyeen,

Zayed Moyeen

Far East Knitting and Dyeing Industries LTD (FEKDIL) was established in...

Dave Rousse, INDA

Dave Rousse
INDA

INDA, a global association of the nonwoven fabrics industry, has been...

Shujaul Rehman, Garware Technical Fibres

Shujaul Rehman
Garware Technical Fibres

Garware Technical Fibres Ltd (formerly Garware-Wall Ropes Ltd) is a...

Pranesh Sridharan & Berndt Koll, Lenzing

Pranesh Sridharan & Berndt Koll
Lenzing

The Lenzing Group produces Lenzing Lyocell and Modal cellulosic fibres of...

Reynu Taandon, Label Reynu Taandon + Nikhita

Reynu Taandon
Label Reynu Taandon + Nikhita

Renowned womenswear designer <b>Reynu Taandon </b>has been serving the...

Sandeep Gonsalves & Sarah Gonsalves, Sarah & Sandeep

Sandeep Gonsalves & Sarah Gonsalves
Sarah & Sandeep

Established in 2012, Sarah &amp; Sandeep is a luxury menswear label...

Suman Nathwani, Suman Nathwani

Suman Nathwani
Suman Nathwani

Designer <b>Suman Nathwani</b> talks about her journey of opening a...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


October 2021

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.


Advanced Search