Special Interest Group for Design Innovation Management (DIM SIG)
Convenors: Dr Erik Bohemia, Loughborough University; Prof Rachel Cooper, University of Lancaster
The Design Innovation Management SIG (DIMSIG) focuses on the broad area of the Design Management research including: Strategic Design, Innovation Management, Design Thinking, Design Policy, Service Design and Design for Social Change to allow maximum participation of its members. The Design Innovation Management SIG together with the Design Society’s Design Management SIG form the Design Management Academy which acts as an umbrella to facilitate activities by members from SIGs’ from both Societies (i.e. DS and DRS).
The main objective of the DIMSIG is to serve as a platform for knowledge creation within design innovation management and to foster collaboration of its members and interested parties by hosting conferences, workshops and online sharing of current research within the broad field of design management.
Design Management conference proceedings: