IDSA 2012 Design Dialogue Conferences - Evolving Design Practices

IDSA 2012 Design Dialogue Conferences: Evolving Design Practices

This spring IDSA will explore "Evolving Design Practices" from five different angles at the "5 Design Dialogues Conferences" held in five different cities between March 30 and May 5.

Executives from Bresslergroup, Chrysler Automotive Group, Ecco Design, frog design, General Motors, IDEO, Lextant, Masco Corp., Research in Motion, Smithsonian's Cooper-Hewitt, Sundberg-Ferar Inc., Teague, TEAMS Design, Techtronic Industries North America and Whirlpool Corp. and more will share the secrets of getting design right for business success. The conferences will also explore how design practices evolve to meet expanding demands and opportunities.

The dialogues will touch on topics such as "Designing for the Irrational Brain," "Design is Not the Center of the Universe," "Manufacturing the 21st Century," "A New Airplane for a New World: 787 Dreamliner" and "Design Drives Business in the Housewares Industry" to name a few.