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The Design Society is an international non-governmental, non-profit organisation whose members share a common interest in design. The Society strives to contribute to a broad and rigorous understanding of all aspects of design, and to promote the use of design knowledge for the good of humanity and the world we live in.

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PubliER 2020

PubliER 2020

Publications for Early Researchers: How can the Industries of the Future contribute to address the forthcoming challenges of our society?

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