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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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Professor Jeanne Liedtka's DMA 2017 conference bursaries for emerging researchers

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http://designmanagementacademy.com/dma2017/   Up to four Professor Jeanne Liedtka's conference bursaries for emerging researchers are available for emerging researchers who are planning to present papers at the upcoming Design Management Academy 2017 international conference hosted by Hong Kong Polytechnic University between 7 and 9 June 2017.   The each bursary will cover the conference fees (up to HK$4600 each).   Researchers may be eligible to apply if they are either a member of the Design Society or the Design Research Society and are currently undertaking a full time PhD or have completed a PhD within five years.   They will need to submit a full research paper by or before 30 January 2017 and the paper will need to be accepted...

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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 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.   This...

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Job posting - Faculty Positions in the MIT Department of Mechanical Engineering

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The MIT Department of Mechanical Engineering is searching for new faculty members in all areas of Mechanical Engineering, including Design.  Please email Professor John Leonard (jleonard@mit.edu) if you have any questions. Our full advertisement is below.  Thanks!       FACULTY POSITIONS       in Mechanical Engineering       Massachusetts Institute of Technology       Cambridge, MA       The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Department of       Mechanical Engineering seeks applications for a total of three faculty       positions starting September 2017 or on a mutually agreed date       thereafter. Appointment will be at the assistant or untenured       associate professor level. In special cases, a senior faculty...

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The 16th Asia Design Engineering Workshop - A-DEWS 2016

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Monday, 12 December 2016 - Tuesday, 13 December 2016, Osaka University, JP A-DEWS2016 will provide an international forum for researchers and practitioners in the field of design engineering so as to facilitate sharing recent research results/trend among the participants about DESIGN from strategy to methods of "Innovation of Life". http://www.a-dews2016.org/index.html...

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Call For Papers - SDM17

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********************************************************************************** 4th International Conference on Sustainable Design and Manufacturing (SDM-17) 26-28 April 2017 Bologna, Italy http://sdm-17.kesinternational.org/index.php ********************************************************************************** We are pleased to invite contributions for SDM17 taking place in Bologna, Italy organised by KES International in partnership with Alma Mater University Bologna. SDM17 will consist of keynote talks, oral presentations, invited sessions and workshops. It will cover the theory and applications of sustainable design and manufacturing, and related areas, whilst providing an excellent platform for the presentation...

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E&PDE2017 HiOA, Oslo, Norway: Deadline - Submission of Abstracts, 21 November 2016

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http://epde.info/epde2017/ Conference Theme: Building Community: Design Education for a Sustainable Future Important dates: Submission of Abstracts (max 500 words) – 21 November 2016 Abstracts should be submitted via our conference management system. Notification of Successful Abstracts – 16 December 2016 Submission of Full Papers – 27 February 2017 Notification of Accepted Papers – 21 April 2017 Deadline for submission of final paper and paper summary for publication – 22 May 2017 Deadline for Author Earlybird Registration – 22 May 2017 Conference – 7 and 8 September 2017...

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Network-based Modeling and Analysis in Design - Call for a Thematic Collection of Articles for the Design Science Journal

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Network-based Modeling and Analysis in Design -  Call for a Thematic Collection of Articles  for the Design Science Journal Network-based modeling and analysis is an emerging approach in addressing complex relations in product and system designs and their interaction with broader product ecosystems. Networks are effective in modeling the interconnectivity and interdependency among individual entities in a complex system, either artifacts such as physical components or humans such as users and designers. This thematic collection aims to explore the use of network-based approaches for design from multiple perspectives,...

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Design and Mobility - Call for a Thematic Collection of Articles for the Design Science Journal

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Design and Mobility - Call for a Thematic Collection of Articles  for the Design Science Journal Mobility, the way people and goods move from place to place, has a dominant technological presence in our lives. Mobility impacts daily activities and both local urban and rural environments, and has long-term global effects. Recent technologies such as vehicle electrification, efficient energy and materials utilization, connectivity and autonomy are generating unusual design opportunities. Design decisions will have long -lasting impact. This thematic collection aims to explore the evolving relation...

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