Symposia

We have been organizing internationally renowned design research symposia since 2004.

Past Symposia

2021Design as Common Good

Framing design through pluralism and social values

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2018Beyond Change

Questioning the role of design in times of global transformations

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2016Unfrozen

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

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2012Disruptive Interaction

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

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2011Practicing Theory (or: Did Practice Kill Theory?)

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

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2010Negotiating futures. Design fiction

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

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2009Multiple Ways to Design Research

5th Swiss Design Network Symposium 12-13 November 2009 in Lugano, Switzerland

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2008FOCUSED - Current Design Research Projects and Methods

4th Swiss Design Network Symposium 30-31 May 2008 at Mount Gurten, Berne, Switzerland

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2006Drawing new territories

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

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2005Forschungslandschaften im Umfeld des Designs / La recherche en relation avec l'environnement du design

2th Swiss Design Network Symposium 12-13 November 2006 in Zurich, Switzerland

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2004Erstes Design Forschungssymposium

First Swiss Design Network Symposium 13-14 May 2004 in Basel, Switzerland

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