Twelfth International Conference on Design Principles & Practices

  • 2018 Special Focus: No Boundaries Design
  • 5–7 March 2018
  • ELISAVA Barcelona School of Design and Engineering, Barcelona, Spain

Conference Themes and Special Focus

The Twelfth International Conference on Design Principles & Practices features research addressing the following annual themes:

  • Theme 1: Design Education
  • Theme 2: Design in Society
  • Theme 3: Designed Objects
  • Theme 4: Visual Design
  • Theme 5: Design Management and Professional Practice
  • Theme 6: Architectonic, Spatial, and Environmental Design
  • 2018 Special Focus: No Boundaries Design

Conference Co-Chairs

Loredana Di Lucchio

Loredana Di Lucchio

Architect; Researcher; Professor, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy

Lorenzo Imbesi

Lorenzo Imbesi

Architect; Professor, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy

Arianna Mazzeo

Arianna Mazzeo

Director, Masterlab in Service Design Systems, Desislab Elisava Leader, Barcelona, Spain

Plenary Speakers

The Twelfth International Conference on Design Principles & Practices will feature plenary sessions by some of the world’s leading thinkers and innovators in the field.

Marti Guixè

Marti Guixè

Interior and Industrial Designer, Barcelona, Spain and Berlin, Germany

Oscar Tomico

Oscar Tomico

Program Head, Design Engineering Bachelor's Degree Program, ELISAVA School of Design and Engineering, Barcelona, Spain; Assistant Professor, Industrial Design, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, Netherlands

Ariel Guersenzvaig

Ariel Guersenzvaig

Senior Lecturer and Researcher, ELISAVA School of Design and Engineering, Barcelona, Spain

Host Institution & Conference Partner

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