IAAD. new Transportation Design Department Coordinator

I am excited to announce that I have been appointed as the new Coordinator of the Transportation Design Department of IAAD for BA and MA courses alongside people I respect, such as Giorgietto Giugiaro as President and Luca Borgongo as Strategic Director for the department.

A special thanks to the Didactic Director Raffaella Romano and the Managing Director of AD Education Alessandro Colombo. 

IAAD in pills:

/ 1978

IAAD. introduces the first Italian post-secondary course in “Automotive Bodywork Architecture,” now “Transportation Design”, the institute’s flagship program made possible through critical international partnerships.

/ 2012

IAAD. signs an important strategic partnership with the French group AD Education, an international network in the creative and design fields. The opportunity for exchanges among students from the different partner schools multiplies.  This partnership puts the Turin and Bologna schools at the centre of an international ecosystem in which numerous educational collaborations are possible. IAAD. students have access to workshops, courses and experiences in the other countries and locations of the group.

/ 2013

IAAD.’s three-year bachelor’s programs are officially accredited by MUR (the Ministry of Education, Universities and Research) as Academic Diplomas of the First Level (180 CFA). The new headquarters are inaugurated in the Aurora district, within the Lavazza headquarters, with an area of 3,000 square meters available for teaching, exhibitions, conferences and events.


Dario Olivero
Dario Olivero
DORODESIGN CEO & Design Director