Since 1956, ADI - Associazione per il Disegno Industriale (Association for the Industrial Design) brings together professionals, researchers, teachers, critics, journalists around the main topics of design: project, energy consumption, recycling and training. ADI has a leading role in the development of the industrial design as a cultural and economic phenomenon.
The International Federation of Interior Architects/Designers (IFI) is the global voice and authority for professional Interior Architects/Designers. Founded in 1963 as a not-for-profit to expand the international network of professional Interior Architects/Designers, IFI represents close to a quarter million designers, educators and industry stakeholders in the international design community in all continents, collectively representing practicing Interior Architects/Designers worldwide.
Dedalo Minosse International Prize for commissioning a building, is promoted by ALA - Assoarchitetti and Regione del Veneto. The Prize, founded in 1997, is biennial and is currently in its tenth edition. The Prize would boost the quality of architecture looking at final result, analysing and focusing on project and constructive plan process and giving a special attention to people who determine the success of the work: the architect and the client, supported by the project executors (the building firms) and the public administrations.
Founded in 1951, the Institut français du design (IFD) is the French institution dedicated to design. Its mission is to promote design in the industry; IFD selects products and services that focus on respecting the user and the environment. With the help of a multidisciplinary panel of 70 experts from the world of industry, creativity and the human sciences, each year the IFD awards the Janus that comply with 5 basic guidelines: Economics, Ergonomics, Aesthetics, Ethics and Emotion.