Conference Report: EKSIG 2019

 

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 11:30am

The conference received great international response with submissions from researchers across four continents. Papers were interdisciplinary and came from fields including architecture, behavioural science, ceramics, culinary art, design engineering, digital craft, education, fashion and HCI.

Accepted submissions were organised around five strands:

  • Handmade and digital crafts in collaboration
  • Making as action of change
  • Collaboration toward sustainability
  • Multi-stakeholder collaboration
  • Collaboration and knowledge transfer

The post-conference publication will be a special issue of CoDesign to be published in 2020.

For the full report, please see https://www.designresearchsociety.org/articles/conference-report-eksig-2019

 

 

Audience at presentations on handmade and digital crafts in collaboration
Photo: Kristiine Špongolts

Sarah Tranum, "CleanCube Project" Poster
The Office of Research & Innovation is excited to launch of the fourth iteration of the "This is Research" campaign to raise awareness about research at OCAD University.
Rendering of black industrial structure against black background
The Artist Project Contemporary Art Fair and The Centre for Emerging Artists and Designers are excited to announce Andre Baynes as the 2020 Recipient of the Artist Project Career Launcher.
The OCAD U Print Shop will be closing at 6:00pm on Monday, January 27th due to illness. We apologize for any and all inconvenience.   
Photo of two large landscape collages with wood frame door in middle
The Gladstone Hotel and the Centre for Emerging Artists and Designers are thrilled to announce the recipients of the 2020 Come Up To My Room Career Launcher, Maxwell Lander and Aaron Jones.
The OCAD University community is deeply saddened by the news of the Ukraine International Airlines plane crash that claimed the lives of 176 people near Tehran yesterday. 
DesignTO bus advertisement rendering.
This year, DesignTO partnered with OCAD University’s Design4 program to create look and feel of the festival’s 10th Anniversary.
OCAD University mourns death of Jeremy Vincent Urbina, student in the Faculty of Art
Abid Virani and Aliwar Pillai, co-founders, Fable Tech Labs (photo courtesy: Forbes)
OCAD U alumni, Alwar Pillai and Abid Virani, co-founders of Fable Tech Labs, were named in Forbes Magazine’s latest Top 30 under 30 list.
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 11:30am

The conference received great international response with submissions from researchers across four continents. Papers were interdisciplinary and came from fields including architecture, behavioural science, ceramics, culinary art, design engineering, digital craft, education, fashion and HCI.

Accepted submissions were organised around five strands:

  • Handmade and digital crafts in collaboration
  • Making as action of change
  • Collaboration toward sustainability
  • Multi-stakeholder collaboration
  • Collaboration and knowledge transfer

The post-conference publication will be a special issue of CoDesign to be published in 2020.

For the full report, please see https://www.designresearchsociety.org/articles/conference-report-eksig-2019

 

 

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Audience at presentations on handmade and digital crafts in collaboration