Committees

The activities of the IDI are run by a number of committees. The IDI is always looking for new blood for the annual committees which run from April to April. Its a great way to get involved. So get in touch.

The following are active committees seeking membership

The IDI Executive Board

The IDI Executive Board

The IDI Board ( IDI President Kim Mackenzie Doyle; Kirk McCormack President Elect; George Boyle, Emeritus President;  Andrew Bradley, Past President 2013-2015, David Wall, Lynda Smith and Claire Dowling)

IDI Awards and Exhibition

IDI Awards and Exhibition

To organise the Irish Design Awards, coordinating the branding, graphics, criteria, entries, judging,communications event management and awards night production.

IDI Awards Chair 2017
Kirk McCormack Director of Longform Architecture

Policy

Policy

Lobbing Government, Department of Enterprise, Employment and Innovation. Advocating for a Design Council, Design Policy, Design Hubs,  Global Partnerships

Committee Members
Andrew Bradley, George Boyle, John Moore, Kim Mackenzie-Doyle

Regions

Regions

Promoting IDI Activity in the regions and promoting the establishment of IDI Design chapters. Lobbying for Design hubs. Supporting regional CPDs. 

Committee Members
Lorenzo Tonti
Leon Butler
Colin McKeown
PJ White
Eamon Spelman

CPD/Training

CPD/Training

This is now branded as IDI Design Enterprise Skillnet,  role in organising events, professional development

Committee Members
Aileen Dempsey, Andrew Bradley, James Hubbard, Marc O'Riain

Education

Education

Liaise with colleges, organise events, conferences, offer members as guest lecturers, create outreach programs to promote interaction between colleges and proactice. Promoting IDI Institutional memberships. Planning Design accreditation programs. 

Committee Members

Danielle Townsend ( Chair)
Dominic Southgate 
Rob Coyle         
Barry Sheehan    
Davitt Lamon           

Design Social

Design Social

Organising Design Social in Dublin and promoting the establishments of design socials in Ireland.  Particularly Bread and Butter

Committee Members
Paul Finnegan and Lynda Smith

Exhibitions

Exhibitions

Organising the production and travel of IDI awards exhibitions

Graduate Design Awards

Graduate Design Awards

To organise the Irish Graduate Design Awards, coordinating the branding, graphics, criteria, entries, judging,communications event management and awards night production.

Chairman: Dominic Southgate of Boxclever

Membership

Membership

Promoting membership, lobbying for chartership, recruitment, professional conduct. 

John Moore

Communications

Communications

Twitter Feed, Facebook, Linkedin, Messaging, Videos, Documentaries, PR, Website, Design Voice, other social media, Print.  

John Moore Chair of IDI Communications, 

Committee: Moya Farrell, Zeljka Zupanic, Niamh Healy-Moore, Joseph Egan, David Rice and Gill Henderson

 

Publications

Publications

The coordination of Iterations Research and Practice Review. 

Con Kennedy

Interiors

Interiors

Committee Members

Deirdre McCauliffe

UX

UX

Committee Members