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Kevin Otto to Give Keynote Address at DESIGN 2016 on Design Research Adoption

The upcoming DESIGN 2016 Conference will feature a keynote  address on successful adoption of design research from Design Factory’s Kevin Otto, Adjunct Professor from the Department of Mechanical Engineering. The DESIGN 2016 Conference will be held in Dubrovnik Croatia on 16-19 May, and is part of a series that occurs every other year held by the Design Society.  It is a premiere event for the design research community in Europe.

Kevin’s presentation ‘Industry Adoption of Design Methods: Where is the Crisis?’ is a reflection and recommendation to researchers in the field on how to get their design research successfully used in practice.

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Tua BjörklundKevin Otto to Give Keynote Address at DESIGN 2016 on Design Research Adoption
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#InsideDF Herkko Hietanen – Startup entrepreneur in Turre Legal based at DF

What is Aalto Design Factory about? What do people do here? Our most important asset is the people in DF, the community. In the #InsideDF blogpost series we familiarize you with the people who frequently come to DF.

In the third blogpost we have Herkko Hietanen, a startup entrepreneur at Turre Legal based at Design Factory.

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Katariina Helin#InsideDF Herkko Hietanen – Startup entrepreneur in Turre Legal based at DF
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Courses and workshops: Pedagogical development at Aalto Design Factory

Alongside the pedagogical development services currently offered at Design Factory through courses, we sometimes get special request for pedagogical development workshops. Recently ADF was happy to welcome a group of Korean high school teachers looking to improve their pedagogical skills in an environment fostering entrepreneurship.

The workshop, in which the teachers reflected on what good teaching is, and what are some entrepreneurial skills, was based on the work by Tua Björklund, Elina Kähkönen and Maria Clavert.

 

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Marcela AcostaCourses and workshops: Pedagogical development at Aalto Design Factory
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Researchers’ breakfast 8.3.

Come celebrate Women’s Day, share breakfast and listen to what our power ladies have been up to studying teaching development! ADF’s Maria Clavert will talk about pedagogical change agency, and prof. Katrina Nordström and Anni Laakkonen will tell about their course pilot and learning goal assessment.

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OPEN EVENTS

october

27oct08:00- 09:00141. BisnesTreffit / BisnesDates "Data Driven Business"

november

24nov08:00- 09:00142. BisnesTreffit / BisnesDates "Opportunities at CERN"

december

15dec08:00- 09:00143. BisnesTreffit / BisnesDates "Powerful Communication"

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