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Notice of the Design Society General Meeting, Great Hall and Foyer, UBC, Vancouver, Canada, 4.30pm, 23rd August 2017

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The Design Society will hold a General Meeting at 4.30pm on 23rd August 2017 at The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada during the ICED17 Conference. All members of the Society are invited to attend the Meeting, which will have the following provisional Agenda: 1. Welcome and Introduction 2. Minutes of Meeting of July 2015 (https://goo.gl/AAkiC8) 3. Report of the Board of Management 4. Elections – ratification of the election results 5. Any Other Business We strongly encourage all Members of the Society to attend the General Meeting if you possibly can. If you cannot attend please can you send your completed proxy notice to contact@designsociety.org to enable you to vote by proxy. https://goo.gl/gkQbE3 Please notify...

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SIG Workshops at ICED 17

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The first day of ICED17 (Monday, 21st of August) will feature Workshops run by the Design Society's Special Interest Groups (SIGs). These are a chance for you to meet specialists from a field, for example for in-depth discussions on a particular topic or to help set the future research agenda. They are also a great opportunity for networking and informal discussion! Please visit the ICED website http://iced17.org/sig-workshops/ for a brief overview of the aims of the workshops. Please note that some workshop chairs have asked interested participants to email to express their interest. Contact details are available in the workshop overview, but whether you are able to email or not, please come along!...

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Voting for Design Society Board of Management Elections is now open

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Voting for the Board of Management Elections is now open. To vote, please visit: https://designsociety.simplyvoting.com/. You will need to have your Design Society website username and password to enter the voting system. Please use your DS website username as Elector ID, and your DS password as the elector password. Please follow the links below to view the candidates' CVs. This summer the Design Society will run elections for the Board of Management (BM) and the Advisory Board (AB). The elections will run electronically over the following dates: BM election: 10th July - 31st July AB election: 2nd August - 23rd August 11am PDT The results of the election will be ratified at the Design Society General Meeting which will take place...

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NordDesign 2018, Linköping, Sweden on 14th-17th August 2018

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Monday, 14 August 2017 - Thursday, 17 August 2017, Linköping University, SE Welcome to NordDesign 2018. We are pleased to announce that NordDesign 2018 will be hosted in Linköping, Sweden on 14th-17th August 2018. The conference will take place at Linköping University and is organized by the Division of Machine Design at the Department of Management and Engineering. Norddesign is a bi-annual Nordic conference, covering design, design engineering and design education in its full width. Topics include engineering, manufacturing, aesthetics, emotions, ergonomics, sustainability, and business. Norddesign is known for its friendly and informal atmosphere. The main theme of the 2018 conference is ‘design in the era of digitalization’, which...

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Asia Design Engineering Workshop - A-DEWS 2017,

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Asia Design Engineering Workshop - A-DEWS 2017, Monday, 11 December 2017 - Tuesday, 12 December 2017, Seoul National University, KR The Asia Chapter of the Design Society will host 2017 Asia - Design Engineering Workshop (A-DEWS 2017) in Seoul, Korea on Dec. 11 - 12. The theme is Business Innovation Design. The workshop chair is Professor Yong Se Kim of Sungkyunkwan Univ., and the co-chair is Professor Yoo Suk Hong of Seoul National University. Please visit the website: http://adews2017.org/....

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