Design for a Billion (Nov 2014, India)

Dates: 8-9 November 2014
Location: Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad, India
Deadline for proposals: 1 August 2014

The Design and Innovation Center (DIC) will be hosting an international interdisciplinary conference titled Design For a Billion.

We welcome your involvement in the conference. We also request your help in publicizing the event outside the Institute in forums you might be part of or among colleagues who might have an interest in the subject.

We are inviting proposals for paper presentations, workshops, interactive sessions, posters, exhibits, on products, technologies and services with potential for mass impact.

Possible topics include:
. design and behaviour
. interaction and user experience
. service innovation
. design research
. ethnography for emerging nations
. sustainability
. design for social inclusion
. manufacturing economies
. design led entrepreneurshi p
. other mass impact design themes

For more information and submission, please email:

About Fil Salustri
I'm a design methodologist and Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada. Adjectives that describe me include: secular humanist, meritocrat, and long-winded. Some people call me a positivist too, as if that were a bad thing. Go figure. My real home page is

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