Irish Design 2015 
Irish Design 2015 (ID2015) is the start of a job creation journey exploring, promoting and celebrating Irish design and designers through events and activities on the island of Ireland and internationally.

ID2015 aims to foster dialogue and collaboration. By encouraging investment in design as a key component of competitiveness and innovation, the overall objective is to sustain and grow employment opportunities and sales and export potential for the Irish design sector into the future.

Michael D. Higgins, President of Ireland, is Patron of Irish Design 2015 and the initiative has been included in the Government’s Action Plan for Jobs

ID2015 is being convened by the Design & Crafts Council of Ireland, in collaboration with partner organisations on behalf of the Department of Jobs, Enterprise & Innovation, the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, and Enterprise Ireland.  ID2015 partners include Founding Partners - MCO Projects; Accommodation Partners - The Doyle Collection; Venue Partners - OPW; Exhibition Partners – DAA and Technology Partners - IBM.  For further information, please visit www.irishdesign2015.ie. The ID2015 interim report is available here.
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The dedicated online presence for ID2015 is available at: | www.irishdesign2015.ie | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | YouTube |
To contact a member of the Irish Design 2015 team please email:  hello@irishdesign2015.ie or telephone +353 1 6786144.
Irish Design 2015, St Andrews, Suffolk Street, Dublin 2, Ireland.

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Images:
Glucksman Gallery; Architects: O’Donnell + Tuomey, Photographer: Dennis Gilbert. Piece from Úna Burke's 'Re.Treat' collection. Enignum' chairs by Joseph Walsh. 'Maglus', the original magnetic stylus by Applydea.

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