NYCxDESIGN is driven by core values deeply rooted in community and creativity, always mindful of inclusivity, equality, diversity, sustainability, and regenerative design for the greater good of humanity.

Beyond its annual Festival, NYCxDESIGN’s year-round programming serves as a robust platform for the diverse spectrum of design talent found in New York City. 

Whether showcasing students, emerging designers, or highly decorated professionals across various design disciplines, our programs foster an environment for sharing, educating, learning, and uniting. The overarching aim is to address the pressing needs of our world with attention and care, inspiring the next generation to embrace design as a tool for solving problems and contributing positively to tomorrow’s challenges.

Design and Careers: Leveling up in the Design Industry

Voorhees Theater City Tech 186 Jay Street, Brooklyn, United States

Join IDSA NYC and WID NYC for an afternoon of insights & inspiration as we bring together a panel of talented individuals who have made a name for themselves in design. From those just starting out to those who have been in the game for years, our panelists will share experiences, challenges, and tips for levelling up your skills and achieving success in the field.

New Horizons: Design Leaders Navigating the Shifting Business Landscape

Voorhees Theater City Tech 186 Jay Street, Brooklyn, United States

IDSA NYC brings together design leaders to discuss the current state of the industry, its ups and downs, and its future. This event is a must-attend for those seeking insights into the ever-evolving landscape of industrial design, exploring how technological advancements and the business drive for scalability and efficiency are transforming the field.