You are invited to submit a paper for potential inclusion in the inaugural issue of Dialectic, a biannual journal devoted to the critical examination of issues that affect design education, research, and inquiry into their effects on the practice of design. Michigan Publishing, the hub of scholarly publishing at the University of Michigan, will publish Dialectic on behalf of the AIGA (American Institute of Graphic Arts) Design Educators Community (DEC). Dialectic welcomes the following types of submissions, which are described in more detail below:
Call for Papers
11 April 2016
Date: 21-24 November 2016
Cumulus Hong Kong 2016 is an international conference for designers, researchers, students and citizens to be a part of a series of events concerning Open Design. Events include international design conference, round table Cumulus working group meetings, design movie festival, exhibitions, design tours and more.
The theme of Cumulus Hong Kong 2016 is ‘Open Design for E-very-thing — exploring new design purposes’, which seeks to explore this openness of design, namely the opening up of design process and design for openness. Six different tracks are set to explore the new purposes of design, including Open Design for Empathy, Ethnography, Experiment, Environment, Education and Engagement.
We cordially invite you to submit contributions on any of these six tracks and join the conference in Hong Kong from 21 to 24 November 2016.
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17 February 2016
National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh UK
March 22 -24, 2017
Submission of abstracts by June 23, 2016
RTD supports the dissemination of practice-based research through a novel and experimental conference format, comprising a curated exhibition of design research, accompanied by round-table discussions in ‘Rooms of Interest’.
10 November 2015
10 November 2015
50th Anniversary International Design Research Society Conference
June 27 – 30, 2016, Brighton, UK
Full Paper Deadline Extended to 16th November!
For DRS2016 we invite you to join us in considering how design research can help us address the problems we face now and the challenges that lie ahead. Whatever your field of design research we encourage you to participate, to show the true diversity of our subject area, and to help us build a conference formed and shaped by the people that come.
30 October 2015
Srishti Institute of Art, Design and Technology, Bangalore, India
Event on February 25 – 27, 2016
Submission of abstracts by November 15, 2015
Typography Day is being organized for the ninth time from 25th to 27th February 2016 at Srishti Institute of Art, Design and Technology, Bangalore in collaboration with the Industrial Design Centre (IDC), Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT Bombay) with support from India Design Association (InDeAs) and Aksharaya.
26 October 2015
21-22 January 2016
Nottingham Trent University, UK
Submissions by November 30!
This symposium will focus on the challenges encountered by researchers-practitioners when conducting and presenting research that involves creative practice. It intends to be ‘field neutral’, relating to work across art, design, media, performance, and writing.
26 October 2015
2 September 2015
Conference dates: October 8 -10, 2015
Submissions by September 4, 2015
This call for papers is open to professors, students (only graduate and PhD candidates), professionals or independent scholars who would like to acquire new knowledge on artifacts and the different fields of Food Design, develop useful methods and tools for their food related projects, or acquire new ideas on the fundamental theories, methods and disciplines of Food Design.