CALL TO JOIN the Educational Platform Work Groups

31 March 2015
01 September 2015
ico-D Members are invited to join two Work Groups which will address complicated issues facing design educators and educational institutions and to collaboratively establish next steps for the Council.


Join a Work Group!

Following the 2014 EduPM proceedings, two Work Groups will address core issues identified as priority by Members:

  • Design Research

  • Curriculum Development, Standards and Evaluation

ico-D Educational Members are invited and encouraged to join the Work Groups by registering online.

The Summary of the eduPM proceedings and the development of the Work Groups are detailed in the 2015 EduPM Report.

When, Where and How

  • An online framework will be established for each Work Group where participants will share materials and conduct discussions.
  • Each Work Group will be chaired by Chairperson appointed by the ico-D Board who will be accompanied by a Board liaison.
  • The outcomes of the EduPM Work Groups will be presented at the Educational Platform Meeting in Gwangju.

Educational, Professional and Promotional Platform Meetings will take place on 19-21 October 2015 during the Eeum Design Connects 2015 International Design Congress (2015 IDC) in Gwangju, South Korea, preceeding the ico-D 26 General Assembly.

Who can participate
Participation is open to all ico-D Educational Members.

Please send any EduPM-related inquiries to the ico-D Secretariat at





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