Category: Event


Data Sessions


The Social Objects project team meet on a regular basis to discuss their project and to have data sessions. During a data session, one researcher presents a part of their data. In the social objects project the researcher prepares a transcript with a video. The researcher explains their research question...

PhD Defense


PhD Defense Institute for Design and Communication Ditte Storgaard defends her thesis Treatability. Sociomaterial Configurations of Diabetes and Hearing Loss Where Guestcafe (Room 31.02, 6th floor) Universitetsparken 1, 6000 Kolding, SDU Kolding When 27. February 2015 12:00 Examiners Wendy Gunn, University of Southern Denmark Christina Wasson, University of North Texas...

Chile vs User Centered Design


Chile is a culturally diverse and rapidly growing country – especially when it comes to technology. This growth creates demands and expectations not only from businesses, but also from the people living in Chile. Carolina Sandoval gave us an interesting insight into Chile’s development and made us aware of the challenge...

Invitation Open Space Seminar 2015 January


Collaborative Nytårskur/Open Space Where and when SDU Kolding Universitetsparken 1 Gæstecaféen (61.01) Wednesday 14 January 2015 9.30 – 15.30 The first three Open Space seminars have been successful in suggesting themes for SDU Design seed projects, and for discussing other significant issues, such as design teaching and learning, and collaboration...

Research Forum Research in Teaching


Where and when  SDU Kolding Universitetsparken 1 Gæstecaféen (61.01) 29 October 10.00 – 12.30 SDU Kolding has just opened its new campus building. As an outsider, one might wonder what kind of teaching is carried out in a university context such as SDU Kolding. It’s not unreasonable to suggest that...

Research Forum PhD Projects on the Edge


Where and when  SDU Kolding Universitetsparken 1 Gæstecaféen (61.01) 08 Oct 09.30 – 12.30 SDU DESIGN engages researchers from three different faculties. We have invited seven PhD students who - in different ways and with different methods - work with themes that go beyond a single discipline. They will each...

Workshop Review: Objects Interaction and Knowing


The project Social Objects for Innovation and Learning hosted an international workshop, from 6-7 October 2014, with the theme ‘Knowing things: Objects, knowledge and interaction’. The 25 participants came from across Denmark and Europe. Presentations explored how people can ‘know things’, for what objects are, and can do, for example...

Objects Interaction and Knowing


Knowing things: Objects, knowledge and interaction Workshop, 6-7 October 2014 University of Southern Denmark, Kolding Organised by Maurice Nevile for the project SOCIAL OBJECTS FOR INNOVATION AND LEARNING Picture Objects are essential for how people create and experience social life, and relate to the physical environment around them. In this workshop we...

Applied Theatre


WHEN: 28 JUNE 19.00 – 1 JULY 14.00 2014  University of Southern Denmark Kolding 2 hours by train from Copenhagen Airport or 45 minuttes by car from Billund Airport SDU Design at the University of Southern Denmark invites researchers, teachers and professional actors to attend a seminar on how applied...

Research Forum Mapping Social Design Research and Practice


Where and when SDU Kolding Engstien 1 Room 3.07 28 May 10.00 – 12.30 Guy Julier is the University of Brighton/Victoria & Albert Museum Principal Research Fellow in Contemporary Design and Professor of Design Culture and Visiting Professor of Design Studies at the University of Southern Denmark in Kolding. In...