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Founded on June 1st 2017, as a global network of designers and design scientists seeking international cooperation, today, the International Society for DesignScience (ISDS) is a truly global network comprising individuals, universities, governments, institutions, libraries and commercial companies. ISDS has become an important framework for design science. ISDS membership offers a unique mix of divisions & commissions, working groups, symposia, publications, mailing lists and online services, … allowing you to develop information networks with colleagues withsimilar interests and concerns. Discover job opportunities fast, learn new techniques and breakthroughs first, and increase your access to scientists who may have solutions to the questions you need to answer today. The ISDSprovides its members with a platform allowing them to share knowledge on an international scale.


• unrestricted access to the ISDS online membership and Divisions/Commissions directory creating unique networking opportunities

• a quarterly copy of the magazine Chronica Design in electronic format (print copy optional)

• free of charge submission of abstracts in any ISDSsymposium or congress

• 20% discount on ISDS journal orders (print). (Institutional Members: 30% discount) – Membership Discount does not apply to orders received through booksellers or subscription agents.

• There’s a 20% discount on training fees for registered designer training.

• A 20% discount on the registration fee for the design achievement awards organized by ISDS

• Discounted ‘ISDS member’ registration fee when registering for an ISDS Symposium (Membership is to be in good standing prior to registration – ISDSMembership number required during theregistration process)

• participation in ISDS Working Groups, Divisions and Commissions and networking with fellow researchers

• entitlement to a vote in ISDS Divisions, Commissions, Working Groups and at the ISDSGeneral Assembly

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