The Agenda was formulated on the basis of the survey results, which identified critical issues of global relevance.
Three areas of interest were identified:
  • Community – Empowering Designers and Design Organisations (Relevance of Design, Relevance of Professional Organisations, Membership Growth, Value of Design, Engagement with Governments, National Policies, Design for Society
  • Engagement – Communicating The Value of Design (Collaboration and networking, ico-D benefits and initiatives, accreditation, sustainability, spec work, best practices)
  • Unity – Uniting Efforts for Bettering The Profession (Definition of next steps, ico-D benefits, establishing Agenda)

Download the 2014 Professional Platform Meeting Agenda