Design research short talks at Väre opening and Helsinki Design Week

In September, design researchers will give a series of short three minutes talks at two events:

  1. Väre building opening, 4.9.2018 at 18:00–19:00 (Otaniementie 14, Espoo)
  2. Helsinki Design Week, 10.9.2018 at 14:00–16:00 (Helsinki City Hall, Pohjoisesplanadi 11-13, Helsinki).

The topics will cover a wide range of design research themes:

  • Fashion Designers’ Authorship in Contemporary Technological Environments
  • Monitoring the job market for improving design education and practice
  • Design as Governance
  • Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere
  • Visually Supported Sales Meetings in the Machine Industry
  • Kitchen thinkover
  • User-Centered Design without Involving the Users
  • How to turn a suburb into a city, in three easy steps
  • Designing one-planet lifestyles
  • Material agency in design
  • Design for Textile Recycling: Addressing Material Circulation through Clothing Design
  • Finding the needles in haystacks — mountaineering to identify people with peak attributes
  • Smart textiles in monitoring of infant brains for medical diagnostics
  • Designers should always join projects as early as possible, shouldn’t they?
  • Rediscovering the role of fashion design profession
  • Mediating Temporary Use of Vacant Space
  • Design in Sustainability Transitions
  • User designs and peer help as drivers towards sustainability transitions
  • Redesigning transition arenas for mid-range policy deliberation

Join us for the talks and discussions!

More information

Helsinki Design Week:

Väre opening (registration required):