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 please get in touch.

The following are active committees seeking membership

The IDI Executive Board

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

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

Policy

Policy

Lobbying 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 and Lesley Tully

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
TBC

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 (Graduate Awards Chair) and Denis O'Kelly
         

Design Social

Design Social

Organising Design Social/ B and B in Dublin and promoting the establishments of design socials in Ireland.  

Committee Members
Paul Finnegan, Emily Ni Chuinneain, Graham Vard

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, Denis O'Kelly

Membership

Membership

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

Membership Chairman: David Wall

Communications

Communications

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,

 

Publications

Publications

The coordination of Iterations Research and Practice Review. 

Con Kennedy

Finance

Finance

John Moore,Terry Quigley, Kirk McCormack