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Design Society Board of Management and Advisory Board Elections

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This summer the Design Society will run elections for the Board of Management (BM) and the Advisory Board (AB). The elections will run electronically over the following dates: BM election: 10th July - 31st July AB election: 2nd August - 23rd August 11am PDT The results of the election will be ratified at the Design Society General Meeting which will take place on Wednesday 23rd August at ICED 17 in Vancouver, Canada. The slate for the Board of Management has been confirmed. There are 3 open spaces on the BM this year. Georges Fadel will be seeking to be re-elected to the BM for a second term. The following new candidates will be seeking election to the BM: Gaetano Cascini (Politecnico di Milano, Italy) Claudia Eckert...

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Design Society Rigi meeting 2017

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Monday, 13 March 2017 - Wednesday, 15 March 2017, McGill University, Montreal, CA 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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19th international DSM Conference DSM 2017 

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Monday, 11 September 2017 - Wednesday, 13 September 2017, Aalto University Design Factory , FI Call for Papers Dependency and Structure Modelling or Design Structure Matrix (DSM) techniques support the management of complexity by focusing attention on the elements of a complex system and how they relate to each other. DSM-based techniques have proven to be very valuable in understanding, designing, and optimizing complex system architectures such as those of products, organizations, and processes. The International DSM Conference provides a platform for researchers, practitioners, and developers of DSM-related tools to exchange experiences, discuss trends, and showcase results. The 19th international DSM Conference DSM 2017 will be...

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19th International Conference on Engineering & Product Design Education, E&PDE 2017, Oslo, Norway, 7th - 8th September 2017

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19th International Conference on Engineering & Product Design Education, E&PDE 2017, Oslo, Norway, 7th - 8th September 2017 Thursday, 7 September 2017 - Friday, 8 September 2017, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, NO http://epde.info/epde2017/about-epde The 19th International Conference on Engineering and Product Design Education will be hosted by HiOA from Oslo (http://www.hioa.no/). The conference is organised in partnership with the Design Education Special Interest Group (DESIG) of the Design Society, and the Institution of Engineering Designers (IED, http://www.institution-engineering-designers.org.uk/)...

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5th International Spring School on Systems Engineering (IS3E), 29 May - 2 June 2017, Enschede, Netherland

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Monday, 29 May 2017 - Friday, 2 June 2017, University of Twente, NL 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...

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[UBISS 2017] Workshop "DIGITAL PRODUCT REALIZATION: MAKING THINGS THAT MATTER" (application deadline March 13, 2017) Oulu, Finland

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Monday, 12 June 2017 - Saturday, 17 June 2017, Center for Ubiquitous Computing at the University of Oulu , FI UBISS 2017 - 8th International UBI Summer School 2017 Oulu, Finland, June 12-17, 2017 Hosted by the Center for Ubiquitous Computing at the University of Oulu Application deadline: March 13, 2017 Registration fee: 250 EUR Accommodation: 30 EUR/day Credits: 5 ECTS http://ubicomp.oulu.fi/UBISS     UBISS 2017 invites researchers, students, and industry and public sector professionals to gain theoretical insights and personal hands on experience on selected topics under the tutelage of distinguished experts. UBISS 2017 builds on the legacy of the previous seven successful UBI Summer Schools hosted by us in Oulu in 2010-2016.   UBISS...

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Spring School "Ecodesign of complex Systems"

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Spring School "Ecodesign of complex Systems" Monday, 29 May 2017 - Friday, 2 June 2017, Paris, FR This spring school is open to 20 people from EcoSD network and the Design Society. It is supervised by Pr. Bernard Yannou of CentraleSupélec, administrator of EcoSD and member of the Design Society. OBJECTIVES Eco-designing products and services is already a hard and often ill-defined task since it involves both lifecycle modelling and multi-criteria decision analysis. But eco-designing complex systems is still harder for many reasons....

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IPD PhD Summer School, Malta & Germany 2017 (ipdISS17)

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Monday, 15 May 2017 - Sunday, 19 February 2017, SEMINARY RABAT, MALTA, MT 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 platform through which postgraduates working in IPD related fields can sharpen their understanding of current and emerging research issues in this holistic and interdisciplinay...

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Summer School on Engineering Design Research 2017

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Summer School on Engineering Design Research 2017 Monday, 12 June 2017 - Saturday, 17 June 2017, Technische Universität Ilmenau and Technical University of Denmark, DE The 19th Summer School on Engineering Design Research (SSEDR’17) takes place from Monday (!) June 12th until Saturday June 17th, 2017, at Seminar- und Ferienhaus “Zur Talsperre”, Heyda (near Ilmenau), Germany, and from Sunday July 16th until Saturday July 22nd, 2017, at Magleås Kursuscenter, Birkerød (north of Copenhagen), Denmark. The Summer School has a partly new team – but...

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