DESIS Events

Call for Papers: CoDesign Journal Special Issue

Location N/A Date 26 August 2024 Hours N/A Call for Papers: CoDesign Journal Special Issue The DESIS Network is thrilled to announce a call for papers for the upcoming special issue of CoDesign journal. This call invites individuals applying social design to delve into auto-ethnographic writing, sharing their stories and advancing theory in the process. …

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DESIS Café Hosted by DESIS-Q Lab from Kyushu University, Japan

Location On-line Date 17 January 2023 Hours UTC 09:00 Description SAVE the DATE: DESIS Café Hosted by DESIS-Q Lab from Kyushu University, Japan Join us on January 17, 2024, at 09.00h UTC for a vibrant DESIS Café hosted by DESIS-Q Lab from Kyushu University in Japan. DESIS Café is a virtual space where DESIS Labs …

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Livable Proximity: Ideas for the city that cares

Ezio Manzini is considered one of the most influential thinkers in contemporary design. For the past three decades, he has focused his career on sustainable design and social innovation. He founded DESIS, a network of design schools focused on social innovation and sustainability. He is currently its president and an honorary professor at the Politecnico di Milano. He has taught at several global institutions and has published several works, “Politics of the Everyday” (2019), “Livable Proximity” (2021), and “Plug-ins: Design City Making in Barcelona” published in 2023.

DESIS PHILOSOPHY TALK #7.6

DESIS PHILOSOPHY TALK #7.6

The Politics of Nature – A Conversation with Annemarie Mol. In this “DESIS Philosophy Talk #7.6 The Politics of Nature – A Conversation with Annemarie Mol”, organised by UHasselt, LUCA School of Arts (EMA Genk)/KU Leuven, PXL-MAD and Z33, we explore the idea of “Valuing in Practice”.