The New Design Congress

Politics
Fiscal Host: Simply Secure

A research group developing a nuanced understanding of technology's role as a social, political and environmental accelerant.

Contribute


Become a financial contributor.

Custom contribution

Donation

Make a custom one-time or recurring contribution.

Latest activity by


+ 31
Membership

Backer

Every backer helps the New Design Congress in its mission to form new perspectives and understanding for a complex, often overwhelming world.

Starts at$1 USD / month

Membership

Subscribe and get full access to our stories, essays and research into the complex influences of digital technology. Read more

Starts at$5 USD / month

Latest activity by


+ 22
Membership

LIMITED: 10 LEFT OUT OF 10

Become a key supporter of our mission to understand technology as an systemic accelerant. Read more

Starts at$100 USD / month

Top financial contributors

Individuals

1
Tropical Futures

$379 USD since Mar 2021

2
Benjamin Royer

$200 USD since Oct 2020

3
Joel Zedd

$140 USD since Oct 2020

4
Travis Fox

$120 USD since Jun 2020

5
Andrew Thompson

$120 USD since Jul 2020

6
Garry and Jewel Diehm

$120 USD since Jul 2020

7
Teresa Zolnierkiewicz

$110 USD since Jul 2020

8
Incognito

$100 USD since Jun 2020

9
Cade Diehm

$70 USD since Jan 2020

10
Incognito

$70 USD since Jul 2020

11
Sean Diehm

$60 USD since Jul 2020

12
Incognito

$55 USD since Jul 2020

13
Bradley Griffith

$55 USD since Aug 2020

14
J. Ryan Stinnett

$50 USD since Jul 2020

15
David Benqué

$45 USD since Jul 2020

Organizations

1
Theatre.js

$110 USD since Jul 2020

2
Reset

$75 USD since Jul 2020

The New Design Congress is all of us

Our contributors 38

Thank you for supporting The New Design Congress.

Cade Diehm

Admin

$70 USD

Founder, New Design Congress

Tropical Futures

$379 USD

Benjamin Royer

Subscribe

$200 USD

Joel Zedd

Subscribe

$140 USD

Travis Fox

Subscribe

$120 USD

Andrew Thompson

Subscribe

$120 USD

Garry and Jew...

$120 USD

We are inspired by your work to challenge the l...

Teresa Zolnie...

$110 USD

Proudly supporting this public intellectual int...

Theatre.js

Subscribe

$110 USD

incognito

$100 USD

About



All infrastructure is an expression of power.
Interfaces and technologies are social, political and ecological
accelerants.
Solutionism at scale prevents true change.

The New Design Congress is an independent research group founded by Cade Diehm. Since January 2020, we've worked with a diverse range of voices to build new perspectives on systems, security and interfaces and how to respond to they way digital infrastructure affects the world. Through research partnerships, livestreams, and publications, we use our three core arguments to understand the cascading relationships of societies and their technologies.

Acknowledgements


The New Design Congress is a fiscally sponsored project of Simply Secure, a US 501(c)3 nonprofit. 

We are grateful for the strategic support from our partners:

                 
         

Our team

Cade Diehm

Admin
Founder, New Design Congress

Connect


Let’s get the ball rolling!

News from The New Design Congress

Updates on our activities and progress.

New Design Cables: No Face No Case

Like a kind of contrast dye, the Coronavirus illuminates and intensifies the shameful and systemic racism of our institutions. Dismantling them will not be easy – especially in a punitive, infantile surveillance state. Just as a face mask c...
Read more
Published on July 9, 2020 by Cade Diehm

Budget


Transparent and open finances.

View all transactions
Monthly financial contribution to The New Design Congress...

from Leith Benkhedda

+$5.00USD
Completed
Monthly financial contribution to The New Design Congress...

from Guest

+$5.00USD
Completed
Monthly financial contribution to The New Design Congres...

from Incognito

+$5.00USD
Completed
$
Today’s balance

$1,909.09 USD

Total raised

$1,909.09 USD

Total disbursed

--.-- USD

Estimated annual budget

$2,386.46 USD