Open Themes at Icograda Journal of Design Research

Iridescent: Icograda Journal of Design Research is a peer-reviewed online multidisciplinary research journal. Current open themes: Defining the value of design, Sustainability and Design education.

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DesignEd Asia 2010 (Dec 2010, Hong Kong)


DesignEd Asia Conference 2010, part of the very successful Business of Design Week (BODW Hong Kong) is calling for Abstract submissions until Jul 31 2010. Design Ed Asia is jointly co-organized by School of Design, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong Design Institute & Hong Kong Design Centre.

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space RE:solutions – Intervention and Research in Visual Culture (Oct 2010, Vienna)

An International Conference hosted by the Visual Culture Programme, Vienna University of Technology
21-23 October 2010
Submission deadline: 1 August 2010.

Marking ten years of Visual Culture studies at Vienna University of Technology, this conference aims to bring together a diverse group of researchers and practitioners interested in the dynamics between emergent spatial phenomena and new modes of theoretical inquiry.

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25th Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing, Track on Web Technologies (Mar 2011, Taiwan)

25th Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing
Track on Web Technologies
21-25 March 2011, TaiChung, Taiwan

Web-related technologies are becoming more and more pervasive and powerful, with the advent of new exciting concepts, protocols, languages, and technologies such as Social Software, Web Services, the Semantic Web, AJAX.  Web applications are progressively evolving into rich and flexible environments where users can easily access documents, publish new content, share resources, and interact with others.  This new class of ubiquitous software systems is emerging, and fostering the evolution of new cooperation paradigms among people. Novel approaches and techniques, new tools and frameworks are needed to address the increasing complexity of these applications.  The Web Technologies track of ACM SAC aims at bringing together researchers and practitioners from industry and academia working on practical and foundational aspects of Web technologies as well as other technologies that in the Web have found new and unexpected application fields.

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Special Session: Cloud Computing, HCI, & Design: Sustainability and Social Impacts (Dec 2010, Indiana)

CloudCom 2010: in conjunction with the 2nd IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science (CloudCom 2010) Nov 30 – Dec 3, 2010, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Please see the Special Session site:
or the main conference site:

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Intl J of Design – Special Issue: Designing for Services (Oct 2010)

Full Paper Due: 31 October 2010

The International Journal of Design, which is devoted to the transfer of design knowledge among professionals in academia and industry, will be publishing a special issue on designing for services that emphasizes a human-centered design approach to service design.

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OMUE2010: Intl Workshop on Observing the Mobile User Experience (Oct 2010, Reykjavik)

In Conjunction with NordiCHI 2010 – Reykjavik, Iceland, October 17, 2010
Submission deadline: 27 August 2010

In this workshop we want to discuss the most important factors, parameters, and research questions about how to study and involve users in a truly mobile setting. The goal of the workshop is to provide an overview of available methods and techniques, but also to produce a set of guidelines for studying and interacting with users in a mobile setting. The workshop will focus on the process and methodologies and will not go into deeper technical details (e.g. algorithms for activity recognition). Read more of this post

ICERI2010: 3rd Intl Conf on Education, Research and Innovation (Nov 2010, Madrid)

Location: 15-17 November 2010, Madrid Spain
Submission Deadline: 15th July 2010
Online abstract submission:

The objective of ICERI2010 is to share your experiences in the fields of Education, Research, Innovation, Technology and International Collaboration.  It is an International Forum for lecturers, researchers, professors, engineers, educational scientists and technologists.

You can present your projects in two modalities: (a) in person via oral or poster presentations, (b) virtually.

ICERI 2010 Abstracts CD and Proceedings CD, both with ISBN, will be produced with all accepted abstracts and papers submitted.

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