Conference Dinner, Twelfth International Conference on Design Principles & Practices, ELISAVA Barcelona School of Design and Engineering, Barcelona, Spain
Welcome Reception, Eleventh International Conference on Design Principles & Practices, Institute without Boundaries at George Brown College, Toronto, Canada
Tenth International Conference on Design Principles and Practices, Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Opening Reception, Third International Conference on Design Principles and Practice, Berlin, Germany
Welcome Reception and Exhibition, Eighth Design Principles and Practices Conference, Emily Carr University, Vancouver, Canada

The International Conference on Design Principles & Practices offers delegates a selection of optional activities, curated to provide opportunities to further connect with colleagues and highlight the conference host city. In our blended conference model, both place-based and innovative online spaces will frame serendipitous encounters for personal and professional growth.

Exhibition and Welcome Reception

The Design Principles & Practices Conference is pleased to announce the Conference Exhibition and Welcome Reception. Delegates are invited to submit artistic work to the exhibition which will be curated by FastLab and focused on this year's theme: Back to Life: Seeking Vision and Purpose in Principles and Practice

Date: Wednesday 19th January 2022

Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Location: Ground Floor at Q Building, Wright Lane, Honeysuckle

Meet the Maker - Workshop Walk Through and BBQ

Join us for an interactive exploration of Newcastle's Clyde St creative precinct, a multi-disciplinary studio that is home to some of the city's best creatives. Hear from artists, visit their workshops, and check out some of their work. Enjoy a relaxed BBQ lunch of regional produce with local beer and wine.

Date: Friday 21st January 2022

Time: 12:30pm - 2:30pm

Location: Clyde St Creative Precinct, Hamilton North

Online Special Events

We have a number of face-to-face online interactive sessions. You can begin to sign up for these today to start receiving further information. The exact times for each session will be announced one week prior to the conference.

Join other delegates for a pre-conference welcome reception. We'll discuss this year's theme, and walk you through the CGScholar Event Microsite so you have a rich online experience.

Online Plenary Garden Conversation

Talk with this year's Plenary Speakers in a live question and answer session.

Online Talking Circles

Talking Circles are a distinctive feature of our in-person conference, and this year we are also taking them online. Talking Circles offer an opportunity to meet other delegates face-to-face, and engage in extended discussion about the issues and concerns they feel are of utmost importance to that segment of the Research Network. Participation is open, encouraged, and supported.