10 ways to celebrate World Industrial Design Day

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    There are many ways to celebrate World Industrial Design Day in your community or simply on your own. Here’s a list of ideas to get you started.

    Ideas for organisations

    1.
    Host a lecture, workshop or Pecha Kucha on industrial design

    2.
    Create and distribute materials (pamphlets, brochures or posters) with information about industrial design

    3.
    Communicate with your municipal government in support of our movement to get more cities to of? cially declare 29 June as World Industrial Design Day

    Ideas for individuals

    4.
    Visit a design museum. See Icsid’s Design Index for a listing of museums near you

    5.
    Check out a design blog, magazine or book. For ideas, check out Icsid’s recommended reading list

    6.
    Change your Facebook pro? le picture on 29 June to your favourite example of industrial design (and become a fan of Icsid at the same time!)

    7.
    Tweet your support, send your thoughts about industrial design using the hashtag #WIDD and follow @icsid on Twitter

    8.
    If you haven’t already seen it, get your hands on a copy of Gary Hustwit’s “Objecti? ed” a documentary ? lm about industrial design

    9.
    If you’re a student, ? nd out more about the many industrial design graduate programmes being offered internationally. See Icsid’s list of member schools for more information

    10.
    Participate in Icsid’s video challenge to be launched in April 2012

    Visit www.icsid.org for more information

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