Institute of Design Summer Open House

Here’s your chance to talk one-on-one with current students, alumni, faculty and Dean Patrick Whitney while learning more about design and innovation at the IIT Institute of Design.

Summer Open House
June 13, 2012
5:30 – 7 pm
350 North LaSalle Street in Chicago, 4th Floor
(SW corner of Kinzie and LaSalle)

See how a design degree can help advance your career.
“As our work has shifted to more strategic projects, we’ve changed our hiring goals to add three or four ID grads a year. They bring incredible skills for strategic work.”
– Nancy Nichols, Director of Global Recruiting, IDEO

Hear about life and work after ID from our alumni
“Aviation is an incredibly complex industry, full of challenges at every turn. ID’s approach of using design as a platform to peel apart complex systems, provide clarity and devise innovative approaches to exploration and communication has been hugely beneficial to the work I do for my Boeing clients.”
– Timothy Miller, MDes/MBA ’10, Senior Design Strategist, Teague, Seattle

View real prototypes of student work that are creating a buzz outside of the ID community
Gokey – The Easiest Way To Store A Key When You Run (
PeaPod Labs Apps – Media Literacy for Preschoolers (
TidyTilt – a Cable-Wrangling Smart Cover for iPhone (

Take a guided tour of the school and our labs

Get answers to questions about admissions, tuition and curriculum
Master of DesignMaster of Design MethodsMaster of Design / MBAPhD

RSVP to or call ID Graduate Admissions at 312.595.4900. Please share this invitation with anyone you know who may be interested in design. Everyone is welcome. Refreshments will be served.