Symposia

The SDN is supporting workshops and symposia organized by junior design researchers and PhD applicants.

25. Mar. 2021 - 26. Mar. 2021

Design as Common Good

In light of social, economic, technological and environmental challenges, design researchers, practitioners as well as communities constantly critically address and question the contribution of design to the common good...

08. Mar. 2018 - 10. Mar. 2018

Beyond Change 2018

Questioning the Role of design in times of global transformations

28. Jan. 2016 - 31. Jan. 2016

Unfrozen

First SDN Design Research Winter Summit 28-31 January 2016, at Grandhotel Giessbach, Switzerland

09. Nov. 2012

Disruptive Interaction

8th Swiss Design Network Symposium 9 November 2012 in Lugano, Switzerland

01. Nov. 2011

Practicing Theory (or: Did Practice Kill Theory?)

7th Swiss Design Network Symposium One-day Symposium 2011 – HEAD Geneva

28. Oct. 2010 - 30. Oct. 2010

Negotiating futures. Design fiction

6th Swiss Design Network Symposium 28-30 October 2010 in Basel, Switzerland

12. Nov. 2009 - 13. Nov. 2009

Multiple Ways to Design Research

The job of a designer is increasingly like the polyglot role of a director, the cunning strategist, the innovative technologist and the far-sighted planner. 

30. May. 2008 - 31. May. 2008

FOCUSED

Current Design Research Projects and Methods

17. Nov. 2006 - 18. Nov. 2006

Drawing New Territories

3rd Swiss Design Network Symposium 17-18 November 2006 in Geneva, Switzerland

12. Dec. 2005 - 13. Dec. 2005

Research Landscapes

Forschungslandschaften im Umfeld des Designs / La recherche en relation avec l'environnement du design

13. May. 2004 - 14. May. 2004

First Swiss Design Network Symposium