Design: Vertical and Horizontal Growth

📍 Moscow and St. Petersburg, Russia

’Design: Vertical and Horizontal Growth’ aims to encouraging the global design community to express their opinions on the role of design as a humanizing practice in the context of multidirectional development complicated by the COVID pandemic.

Three Russian schools — HSE University, St. Petersburg University, and Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University have joined their efforts to host an online conference in collaboration with Cumulus International Association. They invite participants to explore issues surrounding the design community’s involvement in the innovation process. The conference papers will be published online in English with hard copies printable on demand. All the papers accepted for the publication will be provided with ISBN. Online publication is fee-free. The three-day conference will run from 28 to 30 October 2020. Each day will be covering one of the conference’s tracks: Future Human, Creative Industry, Inter-action. Call for papers Deadline 1 October, 17:13!

🙋‍♀️ 🙋‍♂️ Speakers

  • Laini Burton
  • Lev Manovich
  • Dmitry Bulatov
  • more speakers TBA

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