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The Industrial Design Center (IDC) is the open knowledge center of Howest University of Applied Sciences and Ghent University where industry, research and education meet, make and co-create. 

IDC represents 25 years of experience in product design, innovation and creativity. Our expertise ranges throughout the design process. We are your partner from the fuzzy front-end to setting up a pilot run, from short term professional services to long term multidisciplinary research projects. 
IDC wants to trigger cooperation, spark innovation and provoke solutions. Together we can create meaningful products and services with added value!

 

" IDC is an open living lab where industry, research and education meet, make and co-create."

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DESIGN THINKING
& CREATIVITY

PROTOTYPING & TECHNOLOGY MATERIALIZATION

HUMAN & SUSTAINABILITY DRIVEN INNOVATION

DESIGN METHODOLOGY & APPLIED CREATIVITY

OUR EXPERTISE

Professional designers and manufacturing companies can rely on our expertise to support their design activities and to increase the quality of their design process.
  

Non-designers benefit our expertise too.  By injecting design competences into non-designers, we help them to tackle their challenges and design solution. 

Rely on our expertise to co-create products and services with an added value in the most efficient way. 

IDC in numbers

LIGHTING

TANGIBLE & VIRTUAL

PROTOTYPING

CONNECT TO OUR RESEARCHERS

Innovation studies 
(Multidisciplinary) Research projects 

National & European collaboration

CO-CREATE WITH OUR STUDENTS

Assignments 
Project weeks 
Internships & Thesis 
Postgraduate projects

USE OUR MINI FACTORY

IDC factory membership

Traditional & high-end machine park 

Basic or advanced machine  training

Professional support
Labs, studios & e
ventspace  ​

Industrial Design Center

Marksesteenweg 58

8500 Kortrijk

+32(0)56241268

info@industrialdesigncenter.be

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HIRE OUR SERVICES

Protolab, virtual and tangible prototypes

Lightlab, light measurements

Innowiz, applied creativity

Sparklab, spatial augmented reality

Masterclass, innovation management

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