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Registration open for the 2013 IDA Congress in Istanbul

Published by Rachael Factor, February 26, 2013.

Registration is now open for the 2013 International Design Alliance (IDA) conference, taking place in Istanbul, Turkey, from November 16 to 19, 2013.

The IDA Congress was established to engage a dialogue between designers and non-designer stakeholders from a range of fields. Under the theme "Design Dialects," this year’s congress will encourage a dialogue about the value of design-based collaboration between the disciplines of industrial design, communication design, interior architecture/design, government leaders, NGOs, business, science and technology, education and the social sciences. To learn more about the IDA Congress and to register, click here

The IDA has announced that Gwangju, South Korea, will host the 2015 IDA Congress. This will be the fourth IDA Congress; past events have taken place in Montreal and Taipei.

The 2015 IDA Congress will take place in October 2015. More information about dates and programming will become available in the coming months at

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