25 Icograda General Assembly: Montreal, Canada

16 November 2013
18 November 2013
The 25 General Assembly is scheduled to take place on 17-18 November 2013 in Montreal, Canada. One-day Internal Sessions precede the GA on 16 November 2013.
This page will be updated frequently with information about registration, accommodations and GA programming. 

About 25 Icograda General Assembly

The 25 General Assembly is scheduled to take place on 17-18 November 2013 in Montreal, Canada at the Hilton Bonaventure Hotel.

Internal Sessions

With the intent of enhancing active member participation in defining Icograda's future strategy, two internal sessions will be conducted on 16 November 2013 for the core membership categories: one session for Educational members and one session for Professional and Promotional members. All delegates and Observers are invited to attend and contribute to the Internal Sessions and can register via the registration system.


Icograda has obtained a special room rate for GA attendees at the Hilton Bonaventure Hotel in Montreal.  Single or double occupancy rooms can be booked via the reservation site

Who will be attending

Attendance at the General Assembly is reserved for Icograda Member organisations and invited Observers.

The biennial General Assembly of Icograda members establishes the direction of the Council. Members consider and vote on policy and programmes, elect the Executive Board for the next two-year term, ratify the admission of new member organisations and fix the location of the next General Assembly. Additionally, all Members may propose items for the General Assembly agenda, in advance of the meeting.

Click here for more information on becoming and Icograda Member.

Nominations: 2013-2015 Icograda Executive Board

Call for nominations to the 2013-2015 Icograda Executive Board, for election at the 25 Icograda General Assembly is open  16 May - 16 August 2013.

Nominations are accepted from Icograda Members and all nominees must be members or officers of Icograda Members.

The Icograda Executive Board is responsible for the effective governance of the Council and the vigorous pursuit of Icograda's mission and objectives and adherence to its core values.

The nominations are accepted for the following Board positions:

•    Icograda President 2013-2015 (1 position)
•    President Elect 2013-2015 (President 2015-2017) (1   
•    Secretary General (1 position)
•    Treasurer (1 position)
•    Vice President (5 positions)
Nominations must be received no later than 16 August 2013 via the General Assembly registration system or in writing by mailing:
Icograda Secretariat / Attn: Marilena Farruggia

455 Saint Antoine Ouest, Suite SS 10

Montréal, Quebec

H2Z 1J1 Canada

New format for 25 General Assembly Communications

Utilizing a new communications format, Icograda Members can anticipate GA-related information from secretariat@icograda.org

The communications contains pertinent meeting details, including registration and nominations procedures, deadlines, and core Icograda documents.

:: UPDATE :: 
1 August 2013
Icograda has announced that the new location for the 25 Icograda General Assembly is Montreal, Canada

The GA is scheduled to take place 16-18 November 2013, with Internal sessions scheduled on 16 November 2013 and the 2-day General Assembly scheduled on 17-18 November 2013.

:: UPDATE ::  15 July 2013
The International Design Alliance has announced the cancellation of the
IDA Congress events planned for Istanbul for November, 2013.

Icograda will shortly announce new venue information for the
25 Icograda General Assembly.

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