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Eighth International Conference on Design Computing and Cognition DCC'18

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Eighth International Conference on Design Computing and Cognition DCC'18 2-4 July 2018, preceded by Workshops 30 June – 1 July 2018 Politecnico di Milano, Lecco Campus (near Milan), Italy This conference series provides an international forum for the presentation and discussion of state-of-the-art and cutting edge research and developments in design computing and/or design cognition. In addition to the research papers attendees are invited to participate in the conference in the following ways: - Submit a poster abstract describing ongoing research; there will be time for oral presentations of posters as well as displays. - Submit a workshop proposal on a topic related to design computing and/or cognition. Posters abstracts...

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Disruptions to Design Society Email Accounts

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Please be aware that we are in the process of transferring the Design Society email accounts to a new provider. Over the next 48 hours, while the transfer takes place, there may be periods where emails sent to contact@designsociety.org and other Design Society email addresses do not get through. If your email gets returned, please try re-sending after 48 hours. The new email address for contacting the Design Society administration will be admin@designsociety.org. We apologise for any inconvenience this causes and will be back online as soon as possible. For urgent matters please call the Design Society office on +44 1275 851579....

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Job Posting: Research engineer & Postdoctoral position Collaborative design learning using digital tactile platform at Université de Technologie de Compiègne (UTC)

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The University of Technology at Compiegne (France) is recruiting a research engineer or postdoc for the project Cre@tion, part of the Digital Hall platform in the Department of Technology and Human Sciences at UTC, COSTECH lab. The post is for a period of three years. The research engineer/postdoc will participate in the research project and assume the technical responsibility for the Digital Hall research platform. He/She will contribute to defining/preparing research protocols and experiments, organize data collection, processing and analysis, contribute to scientific publications. To have a look at past projects on the platform: http://halnum.utc.fr/HN/HalNum.html and detailed job posting: http://www.utc.fr/tatin/TATIN/JOB_POSTING.html...

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Call for Participation: The Fifth International Conference on Design Creativity, 31st January to 2nd February 2018, University of Bath, UK

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Call for Participation: The Fifth International Conference on Design Creativity, 31st January to 2nd February 2018, University of Bath, UK For the 5th International Conference on Design Creativity (ICDC 2018), we welcome you to the University of Bath, UK, from 31st January to 2nd February 2018. Founded by the Special Interest Group (SIG) on Design Creativity and supported by the Design Society, ICDC 2018 welcomes researchers studying the nature of design creativity from several perspectives: design, engineering, computer science, education, management, linguistics, and cognitive science. In November, the programme committee met and...

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Job Posting: UC San Diego Design Lab Faculty Positions, Assistant or early Associate Professor In Design

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The Design Lab at UC San Diego (http://designlab.ucsd.edu), in collaboration with multiple departments in the Jacobs School of Engineering, Social Sciences, and Health Sciences, seeks candidates for Assistant or early Associate Professor faculty positions. Candidates must demonstrate excellent research credentials and will be expected to establish a vigorous program of high-quality design research. Note that two positions are available. Note that the design lab must hire all faculty through a collaborating department. Nine departments are interested, 5 from Engineering, 3 from Social Sciences, and 1 from Health Science. Candidates must indicate the department(s) for which they have the requisite experience and skills in addition to their...

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ICED21 – Call for bids

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The Board of Management of the Design Society is asking for proposals to host the 2021 (23rd) International Conference on Engineering Design. The bi-annual, four-day long conference is the flagship event of the Design Society usually held around the second half of August. The hosting team is responsible for organising the conference in partnership with the Design Society, following a well-established task-sharing scheme. Proposals are welcome before the 5th of January 2018. A final decision and event details will be completed before summer 2018. Full guidelines for the proposal are available on the Design Society website – see link below: https://goo.gl/CXjKSa For further information and questions, please contact the Design Society President:...

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Job Posting: Faculty Position in Engineering Design, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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The Department of Mechanical Engineering seeks an individual for a tenure-track faculty position in engineering design to ideally begin July 1, 2018 or on a mutually agreeable date thereafter. Appointment would be at the assistant or untenured associate professor level. In exceptional cases, a senior faculty appointment may be possible. Design is a critical, forward thinking approach to addressing grand societal challenges. Applicants should have a strong foundation in engineering design, product development, and methods for realizing hardware at both the prototype and production stage. Applicants should possess a broad understanding of the complete design process, from conceptual through detailed design. Application areas include, but...

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Job Posting: Professor of Production Systems, Mälardalen University

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For further information visit: http://www.mdh.se/hogskolan/jobb/lediga-jobb-1.103104 Employment: Permanent employment Scope: Full time Closing date for application: 2017-10-17 Campus location: Eskilstuna School: School of Innovation, Design and Engineering, (IDT) The School of Innovation, Design and Engineering (IDT) is seeking to recruit a professor for the Division of Product Realisation within the research specialisation of Innovation and Product Realisation (IPR). The professorship is part of the University’s strategic investment for continued strengthening and development of the research specialisation within IPR. IPR is a unique multidisciplinary environment and meeting place for three first-cycle subjects, research studies...

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2nd Tutorial on Design Theory - Introduction to design theory for PhD students

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Wednesday, 31 January 2018 - Friday, 2 February 2018, MINES ParisTech (Ecole des Mines), 60 boulevard Saint Michel, Paris 75006, FRANCE, FR 3-day Tutorial - Introduction to design theory for PhD students (January 31st-February 2nd) Target audience is scholars, especially PhD students, who are interested in research topics related to design theory. The objectives of the session are: • To learn some of the foundational models used in design theory and research, their relationship and the historical context within which they were proposed, • To develop skills in applying a variety of design methods in various situations for different purposes – including for research, • To interact with and learn from specialist researchers in the field...

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11th SIG Design Theory Paris Workshop

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Monday, 29 January 2018 - Tuesday, 30 January 2018, MINES ParisTech (Ecole des Mines), 60 boulevard Saint Michel, Paris 75006, FRANCE, FR Dear colleagues, We are glad to invite you to participate, submit presentations or suggest topics for the 11th SIG Design Theory Paris Workshop which be held during January 29th to 30th AND for the 2nd Tutorial on Design Theory to be held January 31st to February 2nd In light of the very successful and well received Design Theory Tutorial in 2017, the Design theory SIG proposes to organize a 3-day tutorial from January 31st to February 2nd (details below on tutorial day). Scientific content of the workshop: We welcome contributions in the areas of the Design Theory SIG : 1- Design...

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