Hearing in Johannesburg, South Africa

4th Hearing: Johannesburg, South Africa 23 – 25 February 2020, in cooperation with Greenside Design Center The 26 participants are currently working in 11 countries (Lebanon, Nigeria, Ghana, South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Kenya, Zimbabwe, Dubai and India). They represent design practice as employed and independent designers, as design teachers and theoreticians at universities, as networkers…

Hearing in Kyoto, Japan

3rd Hearing: Kyoto, Japan 28 – 30 November 2019, in cooperation with the Kyoto Institute of Technology (KIT) The 30 participants from Japan, Singapore and Europe represented a broad spectrum of the different players involved in design practice: small studios and large companies (e.g. Sony, Canon, Yamaha, Hitachi), universities and research institutions, managers and experienced…

Hearing in Pasadena, USA

2nd Hearing: Pasadena, USA 17 – 19 October 2019, in cooperation with the ArtCenter College of Design The second hearing hosted by the iF Design Foundation was held in cooperation with the ArtCenter College of Design in Pasadena, California, located east of Los Angeles. Great importance was attached to the broadest possible diversity among the…