Tagged: sustainability

Call for papers: Expanding Communities of Sustainable Practice

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Leeds College of Art is excited to announce a one day symposium focusing on how to expand communities of sustainable practice within and beyond art and design schools. Given the need for art and design education to transform its mode of …

Expanding communities of sustainable practice

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Leeds College of Art is excited to announce a one day symposium focusing on how to expand communities of sustainable practice within and beyond art and design schools. Given the need for art and design education to transform its mode of …

Smart Cities Conference at Ravensbourne

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A 2-day conference to re-position thinking around the notions of the smart city, through an examination of its many manifestations. The conference will cover issues relating to connectivity, cultural sustainability, society, economics, energy and consumption, public health and technological. Date: …

Call for Papers: Making Futures IV – deadline extended

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MAKING FUTURES CRAFT AND THE (RE)TURN OF THE MAKER IN A POST-GLOBAL SUSTAINABLY AWARE SOCIETY Conference Website: makingfutures.plymouthart.ac.uk Making Futures will be held on Thursday 24th and Friday 25th September 2015 within the magnificently sited Mount Edgcumbe estate on the River Tamar …

Making Futures IV

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Making Futures IV will be held on Thursday 24th and Friday 25th September 2015, at the magnificently sited Mount Edgcumbe House on the River Tamar opposite the City of Plymouth, Devon, UK.  Making Futures places the material cultures of small-scale …

Government funds new Engineering and Digital Technology Park at the University of Chichester

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As part of the Coast to Capital Local Enterprise Partnership’s Growth Deal with Government, the University of Chichester has been awarded £8million to launch a new Engineering and Digital Technology Park at the Bognor Regis Campus, providing cutting edge skills …

Sustainable Innovation Conference: Cities & Regions as Catalysts for Smart & Sustainable Innovation

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The Centre for Sustainable Design (CfSD), based at the University for the Creative Arts (UCA), will be addressing the importance of cities and regions as drivers for sustainable innovation in its next international conference in Copenhagen at the beginning of …

Making Futures IV

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The fourth edition of Making Futures will take place on the 17-18 September 2015. Further details of this event will be available soon. Visit the Making Futures archive to view past editions of the conference.

Plymouth College of Art’s Making Futures at Beijing Design Week

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Making Futures, the research platform developed by Plymouth College of Art exploring the future of contemporary craft and designer-maker practices as ‘change agents’ in 21st century society, particularly in relation to global environmental and sustainability issues, and social innovation and …

Plymouth College of Art, ‘Making Futures’ and interfaces between craft research, knowledge and design

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Plymouth College of Art announce the publication of Making Futures: Interfaces between craft knowledge and design: new opportunities for social innovation and sustainable practice, Vol 3. (ISSN 2042-1664). The papers in this volume represent the results of the third MAKING FUTURES …

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