REGISTRATION OPEN AND SPEAKERS CONFIRMED FOR P&D DESIGN 2008 CONFERENCE

07 July 2008
São Paulo (Brazil) - Online registration is now available for the P&D Design - 8th Brazilian Conference on Design Research & Development. Professionals, AEND members and students can register for the event, with discounts available for early registration, AEND members and undergraduate students.
São Paulo (Brazil) - Online registration is now available for the P&D Design - 8th Brazilian Conference on Design Research & Development. Professionals, AEND members and students can register for the event, with discounts available for early registration, AEND members and undergraduate students.

Registration is also available for a basic package or a full package. The basic package allows participants to attend all activities on the 9-11 October, excluding the conference dinner (tickets for the dinner will be sold during the conference only). The full package registration also includes the workshops offered on 8 October, which include the 12 approved workshop proposals submitted in April 2008.

Confirmed speakers for the P&D Design 2008
  • Anantpuram G Rao - Industrial Design Centre, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (India)
  • Anna Meroni - Politecnico di Milano (Italy)
  • Catherine Dixon - Central St. Martins School of Art and Design, University of the Arts London (United Kingdom)
  • Charles Bezerra - Consumer eXperience Design Mobile Devices, Motorola Inc. (Brazil)
  • Greg Votolato - Buckingham Chilterns University Colleve (United Kingdom)
  • Luciano Coutinho - BNDES - Banco Nacional de Desenvolvimento Econõmico e Social (Brazil)
  • Rafael Cardoso - Pontificia Universidade Catõlica do Rio de Janiero (Brazil)

Keynote speakers for the 3rd Senac Materials Symposium
  • Alberto Cigada - Politecnico di Milano (Italy)
  • Cristina Tristão de Andrade - UFRJ, Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
  • Jefferson Garbelotti - Eastman do Brasil / Plãsticos Especiais
  • Fernando Fogliano - Centro Universitáfo Senac

Keynote speakers for the Design and Interactive Technologies Table
  • Ramesh Raskar - Media Lab / MIT Cambridge (United States)
  • Claudio Pinhanez - IMB T. J. Watson Research Lab, New York (United States)

Full paper review process
241 full papers of the 672 submitted were accepted and the final list will soon be posted on the P&D website. At least one author of the approved papers must be registered for the event for the paper to enter the event schedule and get published in the proceedings. All authors will have until 31 July to upload their works.

More details on the event are available in the event description.



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About P&D Design 2008

P&D Design - Brazilian Conference of Design Research and Development – is a biannual event that intends to promote the discussion about design research and education. This scientific event, currently the biggest design conference in Latin America, is an important forum for spreading and discussing prominent questions in this area, either resultant of applied or basic research.

P&D Design - Brazilian Conference of Design Research and Development is an Icograda endorsed event.