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Coming up
DLIN - Engaged with ideas ...
Engage with Ingvill Gjerdrum Maus - 2. februar 2021: . Les mer
Online event arranged by Design Literacy International Network (DLIN)
Read more at the DLIN website:
LearnXdesign Conference , Jinan, China,   24-26 September 2021

The conference is  the 6th International conference for design education researchers.
The conference will be hosted by Shandong University of Art & Design, Jinan, China .
 23 March 2021  deadline 
for: Full Papers, Workshops, and Case  Studies
Read more at the conference website  


Past activities

DLIN - Engaged with ideas...
Engaged with Eva Lutnæs - 20. oktober  2020 read more - watch
Online event arranged by Design Literacy International Network (DLIN)
Articulation of Alternate Futures of Design Education, online 2020
An open online symposium22 September 2020, focusing on the track teams for the LearnXdesign 2021 conference  in Jinan, China.  
ADIM Conference 2019, London
The conference was arranged by The Academy for Design Innovation Management (ADIM).
You will find the proceedings from the conference here
Track 6a: Materiality in the digital age. Read more
Track 6b: Design Literacy enabling Critical Innovation Practices. Read more 
Workshop: Establishing Design Literacy international network.
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Best paper: Eva Lutnæs: Framing the concept design literacy for a general public. Read more
DRS 2018, Limerick
Design shapes our daily lives, influencing how we interact with each other and with our environment. When at its best, design is a powerful catalyst for change. Conversely we can think of change as a catalyst for design; Design and designers flourish in a state of flux and the most interesting work can emerge from the chaos.

DRS2018 will explore emergent themes at the intersections of design research, design practice, design education and design policy. It aims to provide a platform for discussions around the changing territorial contexts of design locally, nationally and transnationally. Read more

DRS//Cumulus//DesignED 2015, Chicago

Announcing: The 3rd International Conference for Design Education Researchers and PreK-16 Design Educators. Learn x Design. 28.-30.06 2015, Chicago IL, USA.:


Join the best minds in fields of design/design education from around the world, as we gather in Chicago. This unique international conference is a forum for the exchange of ideas on the latest research in design and the growing interest in Pre K-16 design education.. Conference page and call


Culture(s) in sustainable futures, Helsinki 2015

This conference is both an ending and a beginning. It caps the work of the European research network COST Action Investigating Cultural Sustainability. But rather than closing the book on this international network, this inclusive conference aims to set directions for future research and actions. During the conference, scholars, policymakers, artists, planners and others will discuss the different roles and meanings of culture in sustainability. Read more


DRS//Cumulus conference, Oslo 2013

 Design Learning for Tomorrow - Design Education from Kindergarten to PhD. Read more.

Researchers are invited to participate in the preparation of an application under the EU Horizon 2020 Framework Programme for Research and Innovation.
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- Photo: Ingvild Digranes

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