Fourteenth International Conference on Design Principles & Practices
Pratt Institute, Brooklyn Campus
New York, USA
16–18 March 2020

2020 Call for Papers

We are inviting proposals for paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, virtual posters, or colloquia addressing one of the following 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
  • 2020 Special Focus - Advocacy in Design: Engagement, Commitment, and Action

Become a Presenter

1 Submit a Proposal

If you would like to present, start by submitting a proposal. You will need the following: presentation type, short/long descriptions, keywords, focus, themes, and biographical information.

View our Step-by-Step Guide to submitting a presentation proposal.

2 Get Accepted

After we receive your presentation proposal, it moves to the evaluation step. We welcome the submission of proposals at anytime of the year. All proposals will be reviewed between two to four weeks of submission.

See proposal deadlines below.

3 Register

Once your proposal is accepted, you must register before our Program Development team can schedule your presentation.

View our Step-by-Step Guide to the registration process.

Important Dates

We welcome the submission of proposals at anytime of the year. All proposals will be reviewed within two to four weeks of submission. The dates below serve as a guideline for proposal submission based on our corresponding registration deadlines.

Proposal & Registration Dates

Proposal Deadlines

Advance Proposal Deadline 16 May 2019
Early Proposal Deadline 16 August 2019
Regular Proposal Deadline 16 December 2019
Late Proposal Deadline 16 February 2020

Registration Deadlines

Advance Registration Deadline 16 June 2019
Early Registration Deadline 16 September 2019
Regular Registration Deadline 16 February 2020
Late Registration Deadline 16 March 2020

Submit Your Proposal

Use the button below to submit a proposal for review.