Venue: Linköping University, Sweden
Welcome to NordDesign 2018. We are pleased to announce that NordDesign 2018 will be hosted in Linköping, Sweden on 14th-17th August 2018. The conference will take place at Linköping University and is organized by the Division of Machine Design at the Department of Management and Engineering.
Norddesign is a bi-annual Nordic conference, covering design, design engineering and design education in its full width. Topics include engineering, manufacturing, aesthetics, emotions, ergonomics, sustainability, and business. Norddesign is known for its friendly and informal atmosphere.
The main theme of the 2018 conference is ‘design in the era of digitalization’, which covers a wide range of potential topics, ranging from the use of big data in the early phases of the design process, to the use of virtual reality in the design process, and from the use of physical computing in design, to design automation. Topics include, but are not limited to:
• Big data in design
• Physical computing prototypes
• Design of cyber-physical systems
• Design automation
• Distributed design teams