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 please get in touch.
The following are active committees seeking membership
The IDI Executive Board
The IDI Board: IDI President 2018/19, Kirk McCormack,
Kim Mackenzie Doyle, George Boyle, Andrew Bradley, David Wall, John Moore, Lesley Tully and Danielle Townsend.
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 2018: Emily Cunnane of InSpace
Team: Lesley Tully, Ned Kaar, Allesandra Ravida, Nick O'Laoire, Denis O'Kelly and Martyna Lebryk
Lobbying 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 and Lesley Tully
Promoting IDI Activity in the regions and promoting the establishment of IDI Design chapters. Lobbying for Design hubs. Supporting regional CPDs.
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.
Danielle Townsend ( Chair)Dominic Southgate (Graduate Awards Chair) and Denis O'Kelly
Organising Design Social/ B and B in Dublin and promoting the establishments of design socials in Ireland.
Paul Finnegan, Emily Ni Chuinneain, Graham Vard
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, Denis O'Kelly
Promoting IDI membership, lobbying for chartership, recruitment, professional conduct.
Membership Chairman: David Wall
Twitter Feed, Facebook, Linkedin, Messaging, Videos, Documentaries, PR, Website, Design Voice, other social media, Print.
Andrew Bradley Chair of IDI Communications,
Committee: Nick O'Laoire. Alessandra Ravida, Niamh Healy-Moore,
The coordination of Iterations Research and Practice Review.
John Moore,Terry Quigley, Kirk McCormack