The World Design Organization (formerly the International Council of Societies of Industrial Design) is a non-profit organization that protects and promotes the interests of the industrial design profession.
The Design & Emotion society is established in 1999 as an international network of researchers, designers and companies sharing an interest in experience driven design. The network is used to exchange insights, research, tools and methods that support the involvement of emotional experience in product design.
The Product Development and Management Association (PDMA) is the premier global advocate for product development and management professionals. Their mission is to improve the effectiveness of individuals and organizations in product development and management.
Comprehensive source of articles, insightful interviews, studio visits, documentation of new products, reviews of exhibitions and books, and historical surveys on the latest news and key issues in the fields of architecture, design, technology and art.
Publishes articles, discussion forums, and an extensive event calendar for a global audience of industrial designers. In addition, this website hosts portfolios, job listings, a database of design firms, schools, vendors and services.