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  • 12 Dec 2007
    Milano (Italy) - "Changing the Change" is an international conference on the role and potential of design research in the transition towards sustainability. The event is included within the World Design Capital® Torino 2008 celebrations and seeks to make a significant contribution to a necessary transformation that involves changing the direction of current changes toward a sustainable future.
  • 11 Dec 2007
    Toronto (Canada) - From 1300 entries, eighty eight design firms have been selected as design award winners in the 2007 Applied Arts Advertising and Design Awards. Of the multiple award winners, Montreal firm Paprika received nine awards, Underline Studio of Toronto took home seven, and orangetango and Atelier Chinotto, also both based in Montreal, each came away with six prizes.
  • 03 Dec 2007
    Singapore (Singapore) - Design&Disasters is a project initiated by the DesignSingapore Council, with the aim of creating design that can be deployed to prepare for and minimise effects of disasters, in the case of disaster occurrences in the 5Rs: 1. Resilience, 2. Respond, 3. Rescue, 4. Restore and 5. Rebuild.
  • 02 Dec 2007
    San Jose (United States) - Adobe Systems Incorporated has announced the call for entries for the eighth annual Adobe® Design Achievement Awards (ADAA). The awards honor talented and promising student graphic designers, photographers, illustrators, animators, digital filmmakers, developers and computer artists from the world's top institutions of higher education.
  • 02 Dec 2007
    Seoul (Korea) - In this year's Design Korea International Conference, 'public design' and 'design management' were the issues of this age discussed by world-class designers and scholars.