NYCxDESIGN Committees

Members of the New York City design community serve as part of the NYCxDESIGN Advisory Group, Steering Committee, and Strategy Task Force.

Advisory Group

Comprised of thought leaders from different disciplines within New York’s design community, the Advisory Group provides guidance for realizing NYCxDESIGN’s mission leveraging their unique perspectives and experiences to ensure NYCxDESIGN’s place as one of the leading design weeks in the world.

Caroline Baumann

Director: Cooper Hewitt

David Rockwell

Founder and President

John Edelman

Chairman of the Board

Kinjil Mathur

CMO

Ruben Toledo

Ilustrator, Artist, and Stage

Stacey Feder

CMO/Hudson Yards

Strategy Task Force

A group of NYCxDESIGN participants that inform key strategies and tactics that align with the program’s mission. Strategy Task Force members provide guidance around the NYCxDESIGN programming and tackle initiatives to better serve the design community during the festival.

Lora Appleton

Founder

Female Design Council and

Kinder Modern

Alex Costas

Senior Vice President of Marketing

New York City Economic

Development Corporation

Anthony Curry

Director of Events and Special Projects

Parsons School of Design

Odile Hainaut

Co-Founder

WantedDesign

Kiel Mead

Director

American Design Club

Ilene Shaw

Founding Producer

Design Pavilion

Tim Tompkins

President

Times Square Alliance

Steering Committee

Representatives from the design community in New York City that lead the programming for NYCxDESIGN and act as liaisons with their respective sectors to ensure that NYC’s design community is engaged with and participating in NYCxDESIGN.
6cent design
Center For Architecture
Aiga NY
American Design Club
Cooper Hewitt
The Cooper Union
NYC Cultural Affairs
NYC DDC
FIT State University of New York
ICFF
IDSA
Interior Design
Metropolis
MoMA Design Store
Museum of arts and design
200 LEX New York Design Center
Nomad Design District
NOVITA
NYC The Official Guide
New York City
NYC/EDC
PARSONS
Pratt
NYCDESIGN
SANDOW
SEAPORT
SDD
SVA NYC
TC PR
Time Square Alliance
TRIBECA DESIGN DISTRICT
Wanted Design