Category Archives: Design

How do we prepare for the future of design?

Tonite’s talk poses the question “How do we prepare for the future of design?” What important thoughts come to mind during this talk? What are some other ways designers can contribute in this area?

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How Do We Use Nature & Computers to ‘Grow’ Innovative Products?

Nervous System’s talk poses the question “How Do We Use Nature & Computers to ‘Grow’ Innovative Products?” What important thoughts come to mind during this talk? What are some other ways designers can contribute in this area?

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How do we better share resources to build a sustainable future?

Cameron Tonkenwise’s talk poses the question “How do we better share resources to build a sustainable future”? What important thoughts come to mind during his talk? What are some other ways designers can contribute in this area?

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How Do Designers Foster Global Connections?

Tom De Blasis’s talk poses the question “How Do Designers Foster Global Connections”? What important thoughts come to mind during his talk? What are some other ways designers can contribute in this area?  

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School of Design announces its 2011-2012 Lecture Series Lineup

The School of Design  is pleased to announce its Fall 2011 Lecture Series Lineup: Thursday, September 22 Tom De Blasis De Blasis will talk about his latest creation: ‘Gamechanger Bucket’ a health and happiness kit that brings clean water and … Continue reading

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How Can We Make the World Safe for Its Future Inhabitants?

John Thackara’s talk poses the question “How Can We Make the World Safe for Its Future Inhabitants”? What important thoughts come to mind during his talk? What are some other ways designers can work in this area?  

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John Thackara Speaks Tonite!

John Thackara’s lecture begins at 6:00pm in Carnegie Lecture Hall in Oakland. If you’re coming from the CMU campus, please join us at the Carnegie Lecture Hall in Oakland. It can be reached from the rear parking lot of the … Continue reading

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What is Design Thinking?

Arnold Wasserman’s talk poses the question What is Design Thinking? What important thoughts come to mind during his talk? What are some other ways designers can work in this area?

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Arnold Wasserman speaks tonite!

Arnold Wasserman’s lecture begins at 5:00pm. If you’re on the CMU campus, please join us in Giant Eagle Auditorium. If you’re planning to join us via the webcast, and you’re a MAC user, be sure you have the Flip4Mac plugin … Continue reading

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Is there a Science for Sustainable Living?

Fritjof Capra’s talk is on A Science of Sustainable Living. What important thoughts come to mind during his talk? What are some other ways designers can work in this area?

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