Date: 12th – 14th April
Venue: Rome, Italy
The 12th EAD Conference is hosted by Sapienza University of Rome in Italy, and it fostered discussion among designers, academics and experts about the articulated scenario of contemporary design and its perspectives, with an intent to nurture diversity and inter-disciplinarity. This provocative forum spotlights new research on design’s role in shaping business, technology, philosophy and culture.
‘Design for Next …’ is the title and topic of the Conference: ‘Next’ implies the concept of proximity as well as of destination, related to time and to physical space. The conference seeks to discover future fields of investigation in design, as well as to discover and to connect the space and the people who share common interests in design research.