Changing the change
An international conference on the role and potential of design research in the transition towards sustainability will be helt in Torino in Italy on the 10th, 11th and 12th og July 2008.
The conference “Changing the Change“ seeks to make a significant contribution to a necessary transformation that involves changing the direction of current changes toward a sustainable future.
It specifically intends to outline the state-of-the-art of design research in terms of visions, proposals and tools with which design can actively and positively take part in the wider social learning process that will have to take place.
At the heart of the conference design researchers will present concrete and documentable research results. This will be complemented by invited keynote speaker's presentations that will help paint a clearer picture of the common ground from which the conference will take off.