Since 1956, ADI - Associazione per ilDisegnoIndustriale (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.

Its purpose is to promote and implement the most conducive conditions to the design for goods and services, through the cultural debate, the dialogue with the institutions and the provision of services.
According to ADI, design is the culturally aware project, it is the interface between the individual and collective demand and the producers' supply.
The association is involved into products design, services design, visual communication, packaging, interior design and in the design for the environment.

Design is the way to create a relationship between products and users through reserch, innovation and engineering. It gives functionality, social values and cultural meaning to the goods and services distributed on the market.

For information : ADI

ADI Compasso d'Oro

Established in 1954, ADI Compasso d’Oro Award is the oldest and most influential international design award...

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ADI Compasso d'oro
International Award

In 2014, after an experience of over sixty years in the organization of the national ADI Compasso d 'Oro award, ADI banned the first edition...

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ADI Liguria

ADI Liguria, co-founded by Davide Conti together with other Ligurian members of ADI, is the territorial delegation of ADI in Liguria founded in 2011 which aims to strengthen, deepen, expand, promote…

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Davide Conti in ADI

  • ADI member since 2007

  • Founder of ADI Liguria in 2011

  • Councilor and Responsible for the eastern area of ADI Liguria (2012 - 2016)

  • Project Manager of ADI China (2013 - 2015)

  • General Manager of ADI China since 2015


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Davide Conti at 124° Canton Fair 2018

Davide Conti will participate on October 24th and 25th at the 124th China Import and Export Fair,  also known as Canton Fair, established in Guangzhou in […]

Davide Conti at Design China Beijing 2018

In the wake of the incredible growth of Design Shanghai and further to multiple requests for an international event directly serving the design community in the […]

ADI at ico-D Platform Metting 2018 in Beijing

The 2018 ico-D Platform Meeting (PM) will be a three-day event taking place in Beijing (China) on 18 – 20 September 2018 and hosted by ico-D […]

Images from the World Industrial Design Conference 2018

The second edition of WIDC was announced on 23 April 2018 (World Industrial Design Conference) at the Liangzhu Mengqi Town of Designers in Hangzhou in the […]