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MMEP workshop - Application and adaptation of design methods in industry

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Wednesday, 21 September 2016 - Thursday, 22 September 2016, KIT Karlsruhe, DE 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...

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Job posting – Six PhD candidates about Circular Economy at Grenoble INP (France), Linköping University (Sweden), and TU Delft (Netherlands)

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In a resource-constrained world the need for a transition from linear to circular economy is urgent. Circ€uit is a Marie Curie Innovative Training Network financed by Horizon 2020 on Circular Economy research about Engineering, Supply Chain Management, Business Modelling, Industrial Design, Behavioural Sciences, LCA and input-output Modelling. Circ€uit is coordinated by Leiden University and involves other six leading European universities including Linköping University. Circ€uit is recruiting 15 PhD candidates to be hired by the seven universities under a common procedure coordinated by Leiden University. Among them, Grenoble INP (France), Linköping University (Sweden), and TU Delft (Netherlands) will hire six PhD candidates in Engineering...

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Young Researchers Forum | International School on Human-Centred Computing (HCC 2016, Germany)

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Sunday, 4 September 2016 - Saturday, 10 September 2016, University of Bremen, DE *************************************************************************************** YOUNG RESEARCHERS FORUM (YRF) @ HCC 2016: — !! DEADLINE APPROACHING !! — YRF SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE *************************************************************************************** INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL ON: HUMAN-CENTRED COMPUTING (HCC 2016) — Minds | Experiences | Technologies September 4-10 2016., Germany http://hcc.uni-bremen.de/school2016/ The HCC 2016 programme includes and supports: * A Young Researcher Forum (YRF) with participation scholarships (!!! APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN !!!) * Teaching Faculty presenting...

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Job posting - Chair Professorship at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Department of Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering Jerry S. Dobrovolny Chair in Systems Engineering and Design (F1500093) The Department of Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign invites applications for a full-time faculty position at the rank of full professor in the area of large scale systems engineering and design. This position is supported by a $2M endowment. We are seeking a preeminent scholar who uses a multidisciplinary approach to the study of systems engineering and design. We are especially interested in a visionary leader whose research...

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Job Posting: Assistant/Associate Professor in Engineering Systems, Technical University of Denmark

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Start October 2016 or soon thereafter Technical University of Denmark, DTU Management Engineering, Engineering Systems Division Further information: Head of Division, Professor Anja Maier, amai@dtu.dk; 0045 4525 6045 Application by July 15, 2016. The Department of Management Engineering at the Technical University of Denmark invites applications for a position as Assistant/Associate Professor in the general area of Engineering Systems. See here: http://www.dtu.dk/english/career/job?id=fe0820bd-de2b-4068-88e4-e1e8a14a39be The Assistant/Associate Professor will be part of the division of Engineering Systems at DTU’s Management Engineering Department. The division is growing fast and is characterised by collegial, energetic staff and...

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Job Posting: Post Doc in Healthcare Systems Design, Technical University of Denmark, DTU

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Post Doc in Healthcare Systems Design 2-year, full-time, start October 2016 or soon thereafter Technical University of Denmark, DTU Management Engineering, Engineering Systems Division Application by July 15, 2016. The Post-Doctoral Research Associate will be part of the division of Engineering Systems at DTU’s Management Engineering Department. The division is growing fast and is characterised by collegial, energetic staff and strong research collaborations with leading universities and industry Worldwide. Our research focuses on understanding and improving the ways in which complex sociotechnical engineering systems are designed, managed, and operated throughout their life cycles. Our research spans the boundaries of 1. interdisciplinary...

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Product Development Symposium 2016 (PDS16), Sep 20, 2016 - Sep 23, 2016, DTU, Copenhagen, Denmark

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Product Development Symposium 2016 (PDS16), Sep 20, 2016 - Sep 23, 2016, DTU, Copenhagen, Denmark Tuesday, 20 September 2016 - Friday, 23 September 2016, DTU, Copenhagen,, DK PDS16 is an industry focused symposium consisting of invited speakers, discussions and workshops tailored to industry delegates. The symposium comprises of four separate days which can be separately registered for: 20th Sept – Disruptive Conceptualisation Day: http://pd-symposium.org/DCD.php 21st Sept – Product Architectures Day: http://pd-symposium.org/PAD.php 22nd Sept – Robust Design Day: http://pd-symposium.org/RDD.php 23rd...

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How Can Social Network Sites Support Collaboration Within Product Design Education?

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Wednesday, 7 September 2016, Aalborg University, DK Overview: In line with the conference theme of collaboration and cross-disciplinarity, this workshop will discuss the role of social network sites in design education. Social network sites are an everyday tool to communicate with friends and family. Students have adopted the technology not only in their social lives but also to facilitate their academic work. Studies have indicated that social network sites make it easier for students to share formal and informal information within group project work, and achieve more timely communication. From a pedagogical perspective this raises interesting questions regarding how a team’s social dynamics could change when it comes to participating in...

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** Extended deadline for the 4th International Summer School “Product Architecture Design - PAD 2016

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Monday, 18 July 2016 - Friday, 22 July 2016, Hamburg University of Technology, DE The 4th International Summer School “Product Architecture Design - PAD 2016” will take place at Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH, Hamburg, Germany). Its objective is to bring together national and international young scientists and post-graduate students, who are currently doing research in the field of product architectures. The International Summer School PAD offers many opportunities for idea generation and networking with fellow researchers. Talks and plenary discussions give a diverse view on product architectures, their properties and effects. Participants get insight into the diverse, interdisciplinary and partly conflicting objectives that...

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Job Posting: Design Assistant Teaching Professor (LPSOE) at the University of California, San Diego

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​We are still looking for a person to help us get our Design Program going at UC San Diego. This is a teaching assistant Professorship -- not a research position. We stress human-centered design and we work across the entire campus, including the divisions/schools of social science, engineering, management, arts and humanities, and medicine. We have permission to teach a minor in Design: hence the need for people who can teach. Note that we are not a department so we cannot hire faculty. The candidate will be hired in whatever campus department is most appropriate, the most likely candidates being Psychology, Cognitive Science, Communications (not to be confused with graphic design or media studies), education, computer science, electrical...

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