[xmca] Conference on Design Principles and Practices, Miami, Florida, USA, 9-11 January 2008 - Call for Papers (fwd)

From: Tony Whitson <twhitson who-is-at UDel.Edu>
Date: Mon Sep 03 2007 - 07:31:06 PDT

I'm just forwading this, fyi

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Date: Mon, 03 Sep 2007 07:21:17 +1000
From: Peter Burrows <Peter.Burrows@design-conference.com>
Reply-To: Common Ground Support <support+G08@commonground.com.au>
To: twhitson@UDel.Edu
Subject: Conference on Design Principles and Practices, Miami, Florida, USA,
     9-11 January 2008 - Call for Papers

Dear Colleague,

13 September 2007 is the final proposal deadline in the call for papers for the:

Miami, Florida, USA, 9-11 January 2007

This Conference is a place discussion which explore the meaning and purpose of 'design', as well as speaking in grounded ways about the task of design and the use of designed artifacts and processes. The Conference is a cross-disciplinary forum which brings together researchers, teachers and practitioners to discuss the nature and future of design. The resulting conversations weave between the theoretical and the empirical, research and application, market pragmatics and social idealism.

In professional and disciplinary terms, the Conference traverses a broad sweep to construct a transdisciplinary dialogue which encompasses the perspectives and practices of: anthropology, architecture, art, artificial intelligence, business, cognitive science, communication studies, computer science, cultural studies, design studies, education, e-learning, engineering, ergonomics, fashion, graphic design, history, information systems, industrial design, industrial engineering, instructional design, interior design, interaction design, interface design, journalism, landscape architecture, law, linguistics and semiotics, management, media and entertainment, psychology, sociology, software engineering, technical communication, telecommunications, urban planning and visual design.

All presenters may choose to submit written papers for publication in the fully refereed International Journal of Design. If you are unable to attend the Conference in person, virtual registrations are also available which allow you to submit a paper for review and possible publication in the Journal, and provide access to the online edition of the Journal.

To submit your proposal, please visit the Submit Proposal link on the Conference website http://design-conference.com

We look forward to receiving your proposals and hope you will be able to join us in Miami in January 2008.

Yours Sincerely,

Dr. Peter Burrows
Senior Research Fellow
The Globalism Institute
RMIT University
Melbourne, Australia
For: The International Advisory Board of the International Conference on Design Principles and Practices

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