Loughborough University London to host ADIM International Research Conference 2019

The Academy for Design Innovation Management International Research Conference will be hosted by Loughborough University London next summer.

The Academy for Design Innovation Management (ADIM) operates as a platform for knowledge creation, collaboration and advancement in strategic design, innovation management, design thinking, design policy, service design and design for social change. The ADIM organises a calendar of conferences, workshops and online events which are tailored for design innovation management researchers at all stages of their career. The ADIM International Research Conference was hosted by the School of Design at Hong Kong Polytechnic in 2017 and is due to take place at Loughborough University London from 18-21 June 2019.

The conference is entitled 'Research Perspectives In the era of Transformations' and will be organised in collaboration with ADIM's international partners, which include:

  • Hong Kong Polytechnic
  • Politecnico di Milano
  • The University of Twente
  • Oslo Metropolitan University
  • Macromedia University
  • Tecnun
  • The University of Southampton
  • Middle East Technical University
  • Universidade de Lisboa
  • RMIT University
  • Delft University of Technology

Final call for Tracks

The Tracks form the Call for Papers which will be announced in mid-September 2018. One of the aims of the Tracks is for the cross-institutional and  international track facilitators to bring together a network of scholars to explore the proposed Track topics.
Each Track proposal should consist of:
  1. a track session title
  2. 3 to 5 sub-chairs for the session who together with the chair will oversee the track
  3. an outline for the track session to provide context (up to 250 words)
  4. a brief list of references (around five) to indicate the track’s scope

Examples of previous Track proposals can be found here. For more information about the call for Tracks, please visit the ADIM website or email adim@designinnovationmanagement.com

Track proposals should be submitted to adim@designinnovationmanagement.com on or before Tuesday 11th September 2018.