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World Design Organization (WDO)

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More than 100 delegates of the WDO united in Torino, Italy, during its 30th General Assembly
First Pan-African and Global Forum on Design, Innovation and Creative Industry Economies, June 2017
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As the international voice for industrial design, we advocate, promote, and share knowledge of industrial design driven innovation that has the power to create a better world.

World Design Organization (WDO)

The World Design Organization (WDO)™, formerly known as the International Council of Societies of Industrial Design (Icsid), is an international non-governmental organization that promotes the profession of industrial design and its ability to generate better products, systems, services, and experiences; better business and industry; and ultimately a better environment and society. From 12 founding professional design associations in 1957, WDO has grown to include over 140 member organizations



World Design Organization (WDO)
Augie Van Biljouw
455 Saint-Antoine St West, Suite SS10
Montreal (Quebec) H2Z 1J1

Phone +1 514 448 4949 ext. 228