Local Leaders Retreat

Monday 27 February 2023

Are you an IxDA Local Leader or interested in starting an IxDA Local group in your city? If so, come join us at the annual Local Leader’s Workshop. Get together with your fellow Local Leaders to discuss strategies for designing a passionate IxDA community in your area.

Shoulder view during workshop. Many sticky notes pasted on a board.

A day to talk about building the IxDA community

Get together with both seasoned and new Local Leaders to discuss strategies for designing a passionate IxDA community in your area.

You’ll hear from IxDA board members, Regional Coordinators and Initiative Leads about what’s happening in the global IxDA community and spend time workshopping content that will help us all advance IxDA’s mission.

Come prepared with ideas you’d like to share and open for discussion with others.
Group of local leader sitting at table in discussion

A day to meet old and new friends

All in all, the goal is for all us is to exchange challenges faced as IxDA Local Leaders, learn how to overcome them, and connect with the other Local Leaders from around the globe.
Group photo of IxDA Local Leaders


Zurich University
of the Arts (ZhDK)

With around 2100 Bachelor’s and Master’s students, the Zurich University of the Arts (ZHdK) is one of the largest arts universities in Europe. The wide-ranging offerings include Bachelor’s and Master’s programs in the fields of Art Education, Design, Film, Fine Arts, Music, Dance, Theatre, and Transdisciplinary Studies.

How to get to us by public transportation

  • 🚈  Tram 4 until the tram stop Toni-Areal in front of the main entrance at the Pfingstweidstrasse (Hauptbahnhof – Escher-Wyss-Platz – Hardbrücke – Bahnhof Altstetten).
  • 🚈  Tram 17 until the tram stop Fischerweg. From there the Toni-Areal (side ramp) is only 2 minutes away by foot (Hauptbahnhof – Escher-Wyss-Platz – Werdhölzli)

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