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May 12th, 10:00-13:00 – Italy “Designers telling stories & making meaning” Politecnico di Milano, Design Academy Eindhoven and MAD Faculty/LUCA are organising the next DESIS Philosophy Talk which will take place on May 12th at the Politecnico di Milano. In these past two editions of Storytelling and Design for Social Innovation – in Dublin in November 2013, and […]

March 12, 2014, Design Academy Eindhoven – The Netherlands “Designers telling stories” DESIS Network, Design Academy Eindhoven (Strategic Creativity Lab) – Heather Daam & Maartje van Gestel, Politecnico di Milano, Design Dep. (Imagis – POLIMI DESIS Lab) – Elisa Bertolotti & Francesca Piredda and MAD Faculty (Social Spaces CUO – DESIS Lab) – Virginia Tassinari […]

Emerging practices of design for social innovation are showing the relevance to make more extensive use of videos and narratives. Storytelling as such is becoming increasingly important for a variety of reasons. But what does storytelling mean? How can we make best use of it within the context of design for social innovation? Can storytelling […]

The fourth DESIS Philosophy talk in the “Emerging qualities” series is a joint initiative of Linnaeus University’s School of Design (Sweden) and Social Spaces | CUO DESIS Lab (Belgium) which takes place on June 6th 2013, from 09:00 am – 12:00 am, within the context of the Cumulus Conference “Global Thinking – Local action – […]

The third DESIS Philosophy Talk in the “Emerging qualities” series, is a joint initiative of POLIMI DESIS Lab and Social Spaces | CUO DESIS Lab and will take place on Monday, May 13, 2013, 10 am at Politecnico di Milano, Campus Bovisa, via Durando 10, Building 8, room CT62 (second floor). The talk will build upon the discourse […]

The second Philosophy Talk “Emerging aesthetics” took place on November 3rd, 2012 at Tongji University in Shanghai as part of the Radical Design Week. It was the second talk within the “Emerging qualities” series, after the one at Parsons New School Of Design in New York. During the Shanghai session, the perspective was shifted to […]

The first DESIS Philosophy Talk series, entitled “Emerging Qualities” featured a first event, entitled “Emerging Aesthetics”, which took place on March 2nd 2012 at Parsons, The New School for Design New York, U.S.A. The DESIS Philosophy Talks is a series of talks aimed at creating a dialogue between design for social innovation research and the […]