Special Interest Group on Experiential Knowledge (EKSIG)

eksigConvenor: Dr Nithikul Nimkulrat, University of the Arts, Estonia

Contact: nithikul.nimkulrat@artun.ee

The Special Interest Group on Experiential Knowledge (EKSIG) was the first Special Interest Group of the DRS.

EKSIG is concerned with the understanding and role of knowledge in research and professional practice in design in order to clarify fundamental principles and practices of using design practice within research both with regard to research regulations and requirements, and research methodology. You can find out more through the dedicated EKSIG website http://www.experientialknowledge.org

Discussion list

EKSIG maintains an open discussion list for announcements and debate about the core issues of knowledge and methodology in research and practice in the creative disciplines. You can subscribe to the EKSIG discussion list on: http://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/lists/EKSIG.html

Events

EKSIG also organises regular conference activities to provide an active platform for its members. EKSIG runs a biennial conference series: special strands at the DRS and IASDR conferences. to find out more about EKSIG conference activities visit the website: http://www.experientialknowledge.org

eksig 2015EKSIG 2015 will address the theme of “Tangible Means - experiential knowledge through materials”.

Date: Wednesday and Thursday, 25-26 November 2015

Venue: Design School Kolding, Denmark

EKSIG proceedings are openly available through the website http://www.experientialknowledge.org

To join EKSIG, please contact Prof Nithikul Nimkurat:
nithikul.nimkulrat@artun.ee

Upcoming Events

 

LearnxDesign 2017 Paper deadline extended.

The deadline for the Call for Papers has been extended to 24th February 2017.

Further details can be found here:  http://lxd2017.london/

The submission website is here: https://www.conftool.net/lxd2017/index.php?page=index

PLATE 2017 – Product Lifetimes and the Environment

8-10 November 2017, Delft, The Netherlands

Call for Papers Deadline: 13th January 2017

http://www.plateconference.org/second-plate-conference/

 

Design Management Academy 2017 - Call for papers

7-9 June 2017,Hong Kong.

Call for Papers Deadline: 9 January 2016

http://designmanagementacademy.com/dma2017/paper_submission/theme/

 

The 12th EAD Conference: “Design for Next...” 

12-14 April 2017. La Sapienza in Rome Italy

http://www.designfornext.org/index.html

 

CUMULUS 2017: REDO

30 May–2 June 2017. Design School Kolding, Denmark.

http://cumuluskolding2017.org/

 

MODE Motion Design Education Summit

June 7-9, 2017. The Ohio State University, USA.

http://www.modesummit.com/

 

EKSIG 2017 - ALIVE . ACTIVE . ADAPTIVE - Experiential Knowledge and Emerging Materials

19-20 June 2017, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands

 http://www.eksig2017.com/

 

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Call for Papers

PLATE 2017 – Product Lifetimes and the Environment

8-10 November 2017, Delft, The Netherlands

Call for Papers Deadline: 13th January 2017

http://www.plateconference.org/second-plate-conference/

Design Management Academy 2017 - Call for papers

7-9 June 2017,Hong Kong.

Call for Papers Deadline: 9 January 2016

http://designmanagementacademy.com/dma2017/paper_submission/theme/