Event Detail

EUDD2016 Workshop

Exploiting the benefits of design in EU projects. How can design contribute to innovation in EU projects?

Date: 
September 22, 2016
Location: 
Unioncamere Lombardia, Place du Champ de Mars 2, 1050 Ixelles

Are you interested in applying design competences in European projects? The Commission aims to increase the use of design for innovation and growth across Europe and recognizes that design is a key discipline to bring ideas to market, in other words to amplify project impact. This workshop aims to showcase and explore the value of design competences in Horizon 2020 projects.

Target Group: 
Actors working with design and with an interest in participating in EU innovation projects.
Aim of the Workshop: 
The aim is to showcase and explore the value of design competences in EU projects.
Agenda: 
TimeAgenda
9.30 - 10.00 Coffee and registration
10.00 - 10.25 Welcome to the session and D2i presentation
Thit Juul Madsen CEO, D2i - Design to innovate
10.00 - 10.25 D2i - How to empower SMEs through design-driven innovation
Thit Juul Madsen, CEO, D2i - Design to innovate
10.25 – 10.50 How might we infuse People Centered Design Research in EU Funded Projects?
Laura Boffi Senior Researcher at the Copenhagen Institute of Interaction Design (CIID)
10.50 – 11.25 Workshop on Inspiring People Centered Design Calls in the EU
Thit Juul Madsen & Laura Boffi
11.25 Wrap up
Thit Juul Madsen & Laura Boffi
11.30 – 13.00 Brokerage session. Design plus Energy/ICT/Smart Cities