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Invitation to the 5th International Spring School on Systems Engineering (IS3E), 29 May - 2 June 2017, Enschede, Netherlands   We are pleased to announce that the submission of applications for the 5th International Spring School of Systems Engineering is now open! We kindly ask you to spread this announcement among your colleagues to encourage their participation. The spring school is created for PhD students who want to extend their knowledge of SE. This is a great chance to discuss SE elements within your research topic and enhance scientific work with SE. Candidates have until March 10th to submit their applications.   Further information in our website www.is3e.eu     With kind regards,   Dr.Ir. Maarten Bonnema                        ...

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IPD PhD Summer School, Malta & Germany 2017 (ipdISS17) The University of Magdeburg (DE), the University of Malta (MT), and the Universitaet der Bundeswehr Munich (DE) will be jointly running the 2017 PhD Summer School on Integrated Product Development (IPD). This Summer School is aimed at researchers interested in both understanding and researching the various interrelations between design, manufacturing, and business aspects, as well as further aspects from the whole life cycle of products and/or services. The aim of ipdISS17 is to thus provide a...

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https://cecas.clemson.edu/cedar/sample-page/2017-summer-school-esd-research-methods/ CEDAR, with the support (pending) of the National Science Foundation, will be hosting a two week Summer School that will introduce graduate students to three research methods of case study, protocol analysis, and designer experiments. This summer school is developed in direct response to needs expressed through the Design Society’s North American Committee and through NSF sponsored Design Circle Workshops of 2015 @ Clemson University and 2017 @ Georgia Tech. Through NSF support, scholarships will be made available to 15 students to cover travel, housing, and program costs. Students can apply for these scholarships following the steps below. While the...

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Every year the Board of Management, Advisory Board and SIG and Chapter Leaders of the Design Society meet to discuss the development and administration of the Society and, in a day of scientific discussions, to explore important issues in design research. The meeting is called the Rigi meeting after the location in Switzerland where the Society was founded in 2001. This year the meeting will be held on 13-15 March at McGill University, Montreal, Canada....

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10th SIG Design Theory Paris Workshop - January 30th to February 1st 2017 Dear colleagues, We are glad to invite you to participate, submit presentations or topic suggestions for the 10th SIG Design Theory Paris Workshop which be held during January 30th to February 1st. In addition to the usual 2-days workshop, a third day intended for initiating PhD students through tutorials on design theory will be held (details below on tutorial day). Scientific content : We welcome contributions in the areas of the Design Theory SIG : 1- Design Theory and other...

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Design is ubiquitous; it pervades all spheres of life, and has been around as long as life has taken up the task of purposefully changing the world around it. Research into design and the emergence of a research community in this area has been relatively new. Its development has been influenced by the multiple facets of design (human, artefact, process, organisation, the micro- and macro economy and the ecology by which design is shaped) and the associated diversification of the community depending on the facets of focus or that of their applications. Design is complex, balancing the needs of multiple stakeholders, and requiring a multitude of areas of knowledge to be utilised, and resources spread across space and time. ICoRD '17 is the...

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A-DEWS2016 will provide an international forum for researchers and practitioners in the field of design engineering so as to facilitate sharing recent research results/trend among the participants about DESIGN from strategy to methods of "Innovation of Life". http://www.a-dews2016.org/index.html...

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NEW DEADLINE- Full paper submission: 22nd April, 2016 Design creativity is an important and interesting topic of study in design. Since it involves the profound and essential nature of design, design creativity is expected to be a key in not only addressing the social problems that we are facing, but also producing an innate appreciation for beauty and happiness in our minds. In order to elucidate the nature of design creativity, the following issues are being studied: cognitive processes underlying design creativity, computational models of design creativity, and practical processes to incorporate the human and social dimensions. Conference website: www.me.gatech.edu/2016_icdc We invite high-quality submission for ICDC including,...

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You and your colleagues are cordially invited to participate in the conference “Symposium Design for X” to be held at the “Tagungshotel Jesteburg”, Jesteburg near to Hamburg, Germany on 5 – 6 October 2016. The annual event provides a platform to young postgraduates to present and discuss their new approaches in the field of product development. Industry professionals and professors will enrich these discussions with their manifold experience. This year's symposium will be hosted by Prof. Dieter Krause, head of the Institute of Product Development and Mechanical Engineering Design (PKT) at the Hamburg University of Technology. The main topics of the symposium are modularization & product variety management, structural analysis, simulation...

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Our next workshop will be hosted by KIT on the 21st and 22nd of September in Karlsruhe. We will pick up the topic of application and adaptation of design methods in industry, which we already addressed during DESING’16 in Cavtat. The feedback from workshop participants from industry and academia encouraged us to continue working on this topic. Prof. Albers and his group from KIT in Karlsruhe have put a very interesting program together for us with a day of industry presentation and a second day of discussion amongst the academic contributors. We are picking up on two debates that take place in the moment: the role of methods in the design processes and the scope of claim we make through our research. At the design conference we hold...

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