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Sungjoon Kim (Undergraduate senior of idKAIST, advisor: Prof. Kyung-Won Chung) and his team members from Samsung Design Membership received the best award from iF communication design award 2009 and two silver awards from IDEA 2009. 1/2 PROJECT, which received the best award from iF communication design award 2009 and the silver award from IDEA 2009, is a non-profit campaign project aimed to make donation a part of everyday life. It redefines donation from the stereotype considering it a special event, to the act of sharing the little things from our daily lives. This will lead to the objective of lowering the entry barrier to donation. As a typical example, when a customer purchases a 1/2 PROJECT beverage ? something that people unconsciously pick up without hesitation ? the person gives away the half to the needy who receives the monetary value of the half, creating a new donation system. Also, Rescue Stick, a baton-shaped portable life saving equipment which provides rapid flotation assistance to a person at risk of drowning, received the silver award from IDEA 2009. This product had received the best award from iF Lebensraume 2009 on March, and thus it also won two awards from the world best design competitions which are represented with iF, reddot and IDEA. The ceremony of iF communication design award 2009 is scheduled on August at BMW Welt, Munich, Germany. And the ceremony of IDEA 2009, sponsored by Business Week and operated by IDSA(Industrial Designers Society of America), is scheduled on September in Miami, Florida.
2017 ID Commencement

ID KAIST students graduated on February 17, 2017. The department held a commencement ceremony and faculty, staff, students, and...

Prof. Kun-pyo LEE received Grand prize in International cooperation

Prof. Kun-pyo LEE received grand prize in international cooperation in commemoration of the 46th anniversary of founding

Our Faculty visited and discussed about K2 future collaboration at Kyushu University

Eight faculty members of ID KAIST visited Kyushu University, Faculty of Design in 10-14th of January, 2017. Under mutual consen...

The research of Kyungah Choi and Prof. Hyeon-Jeong Suk in the 10 most downloaded articles in Optic...

The research of Kyungah Choi and Prof. Hyeon-Jeong Suk (Color Lab) has appeared on the list of the 10 most downloaded artic...

Prof. Ena Voûte, Dean of the faculty of Industrial Design Engineering,TU Delft visited ID KAIST

Prof. Ena Voûte, Dean of the faculty of Industrial Design Engineering,TU Delft visited ID KAIST to discuss for future co...

Suh Jihoon received the URP prize

Jihoon Suh advised by Prof. Andrea Bianchi (MAKinteract Lab), is a 4th year undergraduate student in the ID department (grad...

The Ratchair prototype won the prestigious Digital Content Expo Prize

The Ratchair prototype, currently demonstrated at Siggraph 2016 in Anaheim, won the prestigious Digital Content Expo Prize ...

Design 3.0 Unit: Big, Deep, Open

Our BK21+ unit was awarded for the excellence and outstanding performance from National Research Fund at EL Tower, Yang-jae, ...