EMERGENT TRENDS IN THE DESIGN ECONOMY AND THEIR IMPACT ON CONSUMPTION, PRODUCTION AND DESIGN
Editor: Marjanovic Dorian, Storga Mario, Pavkovic Neven, Bojcetic Nenad
Author: Petrova ,M.N.
Section: SOCIOTECHNICAL ISSUES IN DESIGN
The paper presents an overview of the key factors shaping the new social and technological paradigm shift. It aims to identify the emerging agents of innovation, to describe the impact they have on design so far and to outline possible future perspectives. Results of the research are presented in scenarios for the development of consumption, manufacturing and design. In conclusion implications about the role of design as a powerful instrument for harnessing these technologies and innovations are made.