Seattle City Center

The Seattle City Center is based in Seattle but also serves the design communities east of Lake Washington and in south Puget Sound.

Jessica Cody, IIDA
Director of Seattle City Center
Helix Design Group

Annual Events

Seattle CC’s supports the design community through education, networking, and philanthropy projects locally. Besides the annual events listed below, there are many other opportunities throughout the year to get involved CEU programs, design forums, and Thirsty Thursday designer socials.

FEBRUARY Membership Drive
  This is a great event for non-members to get to know our members.  It is a well attended event for designers and industry reps.
SEPTEMBER Seattle Design Festival
  IIDA participates in this two week long celebration of design by programming various activities related to the year’s theme. In the past this has included a CEU series, a featured keynote, a panel of experts, a display of INaward project submissions for public vote, or an interactive exercise for kids to learn design principles.
OCTOBER Zero Landfill
  This national upcycle program provides local artists, educators, and hobbyists access to the design community’s expired specification samples.