Lorraine Justice, Eighth International Conference on Design Principles and Practices, UBC Robson Square, Vancouver, Canada
Opening Session, Eighth International Conference on Design Principles and Practices, UBC Robson Square, Vancouver, Canada
Welcome Reception and Exhibition, Eighth International Conference on Design Principles and Practices, UBC Robson Square, Vancouver, Canada
Louise St. Pierre, Eighth International Conference on Design Principles and Practices, UBC Robson Square, Vancouver, Canada
Tania Willard, Eighth International Conference on Design Principles and Practices, UBC Robson Square, Vancouver, Canada

Eighth International Conference on Design Principles and Practices

  • 2014 Special Focus: Design as Collective Intelligence
  • 16–18 January 2014
  • UBC Robson Square, Vancouver, Canada

At A Glance

3

Days of paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters, and colloquia.

250+

Delegates attended the Eighth International Conference on Design Principles and Practices.

39

Countries represented.

Conference Co-Chairs

Lorenzo Imbesi

Lorenzo Imbesi

Architect; Associate Professor, Carleton University, School of Industrial Design,Ottawa, Canada

Louise St. Pierre

Louise St. Pierre

Associate Professor, Industrial Design, and Coordinator, Emily Carr DESIS Lab, Emily Carr University, Vancouver, Canada

Plenary Speakers

The Eighth International Conference on Design Principles and Practices featured plenary sessions by some of the world’s leading thinkers and innovators in the field.

Alex Beim

Alex Beim

Artist; Speaker; Founder and Creative Director, Tangible Interaction, Canada

"Designing and Living with Technology"

Jorge Frascara

Jorge Frascara

Professor, Universidad de las Americas Puebla, Mexico

"Design as Collective Intelligence: Tools and Strategies"

Guillermina Noël

Guillermina Noël

Professor, Universidad de las Americas Puebla, Mexico

"Design as Collective Intelligence: Tools and Strategies"

Gregory Henriquez

Gregory Henriquez

Managing Partner, Henriquez Partners Architects, British Columbia

"Citizen City"

Lorraine Justice

Lorraine Justice

Dean, College of Imaging Arts and Sciences, Rochester Institute of Technology, New York, USA; Fellow, Industrial Design Society of America

"Design Research for Collective Intelligence: Where East Meets West"

Tania Willard

Tania Willard

Artist, Secwepemc Nation, Canada; Curator

"I am not a member of The Society of Graphic Designers of Canada"

Bonne Zabolotney

Bonne Zabolotney

Dean, Design and Dynamic Media, Emily Carr University, Vancouver, Canada

"Anonymity and Authenticity: The Roots of Canadian Design"

2014 Conference Partners