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 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
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
Lobbing Government, Department of Enterprise, Employment and Innovation. Advocating for a Design Council, Design Policy, Design Hubs, Global Partnerships
Andrew Bradley, George Boyle, John Moore, Kim Mackenzie-Doyle
This is now branded as IDI Design Enterprise Skillnet, role in organising events, professional development
Aileen Dempsey, Andrew Bradley, James Hubbard, Marc O'Riain
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.
Organising Design Social in Dublin and promoting the establishments of design socials in Ireland. Particularly Bread and Butter
Paul Finnegan and Lynda Smith
Organising the production and travel of IDI awards exhibitions
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
Promoting membership, lobbying for chartership, recruitment, professional conduct.
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
The coordination of Iterations Research and Practice Review.