Video Lab


Mobile Labs - Field Data Solutions In conjunction with DigHumLab III - Mobile Labs SDU Design's Video Lab is dedicated to the research and mediation of best practices related to the acquisition, processing, and storage of field data. The knowledgebase of the project summarizes solutions from both the Mobile Labs...

Guest Presenters and Workshop Teachers PhD Summer School


Michael Spencer I currently lead the MA Performance Design & Practice course at Central Saint Martins in London. Over the past decades I have taken the discipline of Stage Design into an expanded field embracing the idea of designer as auteur. My own practice, like my teaching, reflects this shift....

PhD summer school on Theatre in Design


Apply before May 1st August 22nd - August 26th 2016 University of Southern Denmark Kolding, Denmark SDU Design organises a PhD summer school as a part of Nordes Design Research network. This 5-day PhD summer school brings together researchers from different academic disciplines to study how various forms of theatre can...

Organisers of the PhD Summer School


Henry Larsen I am Professor in Participatory Innovation at SDU Design, University of Southern Denmark. My research is focusing on the interaction of people with different intentions and backgrounds as I understand the social interaction as transforming the situation as well identities of the involved. Before working at the university...

Internationally renowned material conference in Kolding


Internationally renowned material conference in Kolding Kolding Design school and the University of Southern Denmark are the hosts for the internationally renowned EKSIG conference. This year on the 25.-26. of November the theme of the conference will be ’Tangible Means – Experimental Knowledge through Materials’. 5. October 2015 EKSIG is...

Visual Memo SDU Design Event June 2015


SDU Design is an initiative at SDU Kolding to enhance interdisciplinary collaboration in design research, also involving local partners. The aim of this event was to discuss directions and opportunities for cross-disciplinary research in SDU Design. Download the PDF here.

SDU Design Event 23 June 2015


The aim of this event is to discuss directions and opportunities for cross-disciplinary research in SDU Design. We have asked the research group heads to each give their best shot at future design research opportunities, as they see them from their respective field, and then as a participant you will...

Identifying value in new technology


Key value propositions in applications for dielectric elastomer actuators – Presented at EuroEAP 2015 Asger Lautrop, Elena Garcia de la Fuente and Alan Poole have proposed a method for discovering value in new technology. They focused on electromechanical actuators made from Dielectric Elastomers (DE), a promising form of Electroactive Polymer...

EKSIG 2015


Call for Papers TANGIBLE MEANS - experiential knowledge through materials With the theme “TANGIBLE MEANS: Experiential Knowledge through Materials”, the conference aims to provide a forum for debate about materials as a means for knowledge generation by professionals and academic researchers, exploring the role and relationship of generating and evaluating...

Research Forum How do we develop our teaching And strengthen our research


Where and when SDU Kolding Universitetsparken 1 Gæstecaféen 13 May 2015 10.00 – 13.00 Many new initiatives are emerging in relation to learning and teaching at SDU Kolding, which raises a number of questions: How can we encourage students to become better learners? How can we avoid students leaving? How...