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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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Job posting: PhD Scholarship at DTU on Healthcare Design for Collaborative Care

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DTU Management Engineering invites applicants for a 3-year PhD position on “Design for Patient Engagement and Collaborative-Care” starting ideally on November 1st 2017 or as close as possible thereafter in 2017. The project will be based in the Engineering Systems Division under the supervision of Professor Anja Maier. The project is part of the division’s research within healthcare systems design. Project partners include ATAH ApS - Cardio.Care and the project will be conducted in close interaction with Frederiksberg and Bispebjerg hospitals, with Trifork, and also be part of the Copenhagen Center for Health Technology (CACHET.org), co-funding the project. CACHET is an interdisciplinary research center spanning the technical and health sciences...

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LCM 2017 - Life Cycle Management conference

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LCM 2017 - Life Cycle Management conference Sunday, 3 September 2017 - Wednesday, 6 September 2017, Luxembourg, LU The Life Cycle Management conference series is one of the world’s leading forums for environmental, economic and social sustainability. The focus is on practical solutions for the implementation of life cycle approaches into strategic and operational decision-making, whether in science, industry, NGOs or public bodies. Demonstrations of LCM whether at the stage of methodology development, tools and methods experimentation,...

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Call for papers: A special issue of Research in Engineering Design on the topic of Design and Development Processes

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Full manuscript submissions are due 01 September 2017. Summary of the topic and scope: Understanding and supporting the design and development process is critical to creating good designs and bringing them to market or deploying them successfully. However, design and development processes can be difficult to execute and manage. They are becoming more complex and more distributed, and increasingly transcend disciplinary boundaries such that products or systems, services, manufacturing and maintenance processes are designed together. To address this complexity there is a need for greater understanding of design and development processes, as well as for practical approaches, tools and methods to support design and its management....

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Job Posting - Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Engineering Design and Innovation

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The University of Bath are advertising for a new lecturer in Engineering Design and Innovation to support a new studio-based MEng programme in Integrated Design Engineering. Mechanical Engineering Salary: Starting from £38,511, rising to £45,954 Closing Date: Friday 14 July 2017 Interview Date: To be confirmed The Department of Mechanical Engineering is seeking to recruit a talented and enthusiastic lecturer in design, innovation and management. The candidate’s research record should be in area of mechanical engineering or technology development, and could be supplemented with some experience in industry or entrepreneurship. There are eight research centres within the Department broadly covering the activities of staff...

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ICED 17 Young Member Event (YME)

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The young member event (YME) at ICED will continue to provide young members a venue to present research ideas and their vision of The Future of Design. The event is focusing on meeting other young professionals in design research, practice, and entrepreneurship and have the opportunity to discuss grand design challenges that humans face. The topic for this year is D­esign in 2030 – The Future of Design The format at the YME is a high paced event with short TED-talk style presentations. The event will also create the opportunity to network, collaborate and together create a vision for the future. This year the YME has partnered with Design Science Journal (DSJ). So that selected will be invited to submit a short text along with a...

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Design Management Academy Conference 2017 - Conference Proceedings now available online from the conference website

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The Design Management Academy Conference - Research Perspectives on Creative Intersections, is taking place this week at the Jockey Club Innovation Tower at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. The Conference Proceedings ISSN 2514-8419 (Online) are now available from the conference website http://designmanagementacademy.com/dma2017/ ISBN 978-1-912294-11-4 (Volume 1) http://designmanagementacademy.com/dma2017/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/DMA2017_volume1.pdf ISBN 978-1-912294-12-1 (Volume 2) http://designmanagementacademy.com/dma2017/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/DMA2017_volume2.pdf ISBN 978-1-912294-13-8 (Volume 3) http://designmanagementacademy.com/dma2017/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/DMA2017_volume3.pdf ISBN 978-1-912294-14-5 (Volume...

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What Design Can Do launches global Climate Action Challenge

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Challenge calls on creative community to submit game changing ideas to help people adapt to climate change. http://www.whatdesigncando.com/challenge-2017/climate-action/ What Design Can Do, the IKEA Foundation and Autodesk Foundation proudly announce the launch of the Climate Action Challenge. This new global design competition calls on designers and creative thinkers to submit practical and inspirational solutions to fight climate change and help people cope with its effects. It focuses on the world’s poorest and most vulnerable communities, who will suffer the most from the changing climate. Adapting to climate change So far, most climate action has focused on reducing carbon emissions to try and limit global warming. But as natural...

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Job posting DTU - 2+2 year Postdoc in Advanced Digital Design and Design Automation in the Construction Industry

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The main objective of the project is to conduct research on Advanced Digital Design, in particular Design Automation, in the context of the construction industry. This advances ongoing work in Building Information Modeling (BIM) and Virtual Design and Construction (VDC). This includes leveraging “Industry 4.0” approaches. The Post-Doctoral Research Associate has an opportunity to significantly shape the associated research program between DTU, NCC, the MADE consortium and other companies in the construction sector. The Post-Doctoral Research Associate will be part of the division of Engineering Systems at DTU’s Management Engineering Department, and is closely associated with the Virtual Design and Construction activities (VDC) at NCC (one...

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Design Society Board of Management member is DTU Teacher of the Year

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DS Board of Management member Tim McAloone, Professor in DTU Mechanical Engineering, has been chosen by students at the Technical University of Denmark as Teacher of the Year for his motivational skills, and his ability to communicate his knowledge in a very relevant way. A Youtube video explaining the basis of the award can be found at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yGjKzUYHV8s...

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