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20th International Conference on Engineering & Product Design Education, E&PDE 2018

20th International Conference on Engineering & Product Design Education, E&PDE 2018

Thursday, 6 September 2018 - Friday, 7 September 2018, Dyson School of Design Engineering, Imperial College London, UK, GB

http://epde.info/epde2018/

E&PDE 2018 will be hosted at the Dyson School of Design Engineering, Imperial College London, UK.

The E&PDE conference will bring together representatives from education and industry who have an interest in sharing new perspectives on design education. The conference will provide a forum for educators, practitioners and students from product development, engineering and industrial design, together with industry to discuss current educational issues and the nature of design education now and in the future.

This year’s conference theme Diversity or Conformity? aims to explore how educators tackle the seemingly dualistic relationship between diversity and conformity.

The conference aims to:

Explore how different perspectives on diversity can help the design and engineering domains
Explore norming pressures in design, engineering and education
Seek new perspectives on what “diversity in design and engineering” means and involves

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