AFR Magazine article by Stephen Todd

ADA Lighting Roundtable – Melbourne / Sydney October

Surprisingly, most of our contact with industry members affected by design theft are from the lighting sector! Independent designers, brands, importers and retailers are being savaged by online platforms and bricks [...]

ADA Roundtable I IP Australia review design systems

The regulatory body for patents, trade marks and design registrations is currently undertaking a review of design systems. As part of this IP Australia invited the AUTHENTIC DESIGN ALLIANCE to present a range of [...]
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MY MILAN I CULT + NAU DESIGN – Richard Munao

After the Australian design set descended on Milan for Design Week last month, we spoke to Authentic Design Alliance members for an insider snapshot of their personal experience. Cult founder and managing director Richard Munao is a Salone veteran having first attended in 1999! Aside from discovering new product collections from the 20+ Cult partners, […]

EVENT I ADA x HOME.GROWN. for Sydney Design Festival 8-10 March

HOME.GROWN. // Discovering Australian Design for Sydney Design Festival 2019 Mungo Scott Flour Mill, Summer Hill Presented by AUTHENTIC DESIGN ALLIANCE® + The Design Directory.org Curated by ADA® director Anne-Maree [...]
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ADA 2018 I 8 Festivals, 5 Industry Events, 25 Talks, 10 Workshops, 1 TEDx pitch & more!

The ADA 2018 event calendar was cemented by expanded affiliations with Sydney Design Festival (MAAS Powerhouse Museum), Design Canberra and the Australian Design Centre with Sydney Craft Week. We joined the program [...]
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EVENT I ADA x HOME.GROWN. at Design Canberra Festival

Our HOME GROWN series joined Design Canberra Festival hosted by ADA member showroom designCRAFT where award-winning furniture designers explored the importance of investing in Australian design, and the invaluable [...]

ADA I HOME.GROWN I Discovering Australian Design at designcraft

Join our November ADA events for DESIGN Canberra Festival at designcraft showroom. Visitors to the public event (free to attend). and an invitation only industry event, will have the chance to win a piece of [...]

ADA PANEL ANNOUNCED // DESIGN CANBERRA FESTIVAL

Locally created Australian products command a greater currency than ever before – with our designers now engaged in a record number of home-grown projects! Join us as we unpack why investing in Australian design is [...]
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ESSENTIAL READING I Authentic Design Alliance x Productivity Commission (links)

PRODUCTIVITY COMMISSION - OUR ADA CAMPAIGN During 2016-17 the Federal Government held an independent inquiry by the Productivity Commission (PCIP) to explore Australian Intellectual Property and Copyright [...]