About

Con Kennedy is award-winning communication and graphic designer, with works published in international design journals and magazines such as Logolounge, Logolicious, Creative Review and Page magazine. Con holds a Masters Degree in Professional Design Practice (Hons.) and a Bachelors degree in Design & Visual Communications (Hons.) both from the Dublin Institute of Technology and is currently researching his Doctorate on Entrepreneurship Frameworks that best suit Design Enterprises at DIT's School of Business. Con has delivered research papers at international design conferences and has been published in a number of peer-reviewed journals. Con is a committee member of the Institute of Designers in Ireland and lectures in Visual Communication Design and Design Entrepreneurship at the Dublin School of Creative Arts at Dublin Institute of Technology.

Knowledge

Communication Design

Brand Identity & Logo Design • Document & Literature Design • User Interface Design • Packaging Design

Design Education

Undergraduate & Post-Graduate Programme Delivery • Programme Director • Curriculum Development • International Lecturing

Design Research

Industry Research & Reports • Policy Development & Consultancy • Doctoral Research • Academic Papers & Conferences

News

News and Updates
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Visiting Lecturer BGD, Beijing

Con Kennedy has returned from two weeks in Beijing where he was a visiting lecturer at the GengDan Institute of the Beijing University of Technology. During the visit, Con delivered a five credit module in Visual Communication Design to second-year students.

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Iterations Issue 6

Issue 6 of Iterations Journal and Practice Review has just been published. The themes of featured papers include an examination of sustainability, ethics in design, the role of design and technology in the democratisation of local government. It also features interviews with legendary designers Ken Garland on his 60-year career in design and an interview […]

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12th Annual Design Principles and Practices Conference

ELISAVA, Barcelona, Spain. 5-7 March 2018 The Design Principles and Practices is an international journal of design research, with the aim of creating an intellectual frame of reference, and to support an interdisciplinary conversation on the role of the design in society. This year’s conference took place in the ELISAVA the Barcelona School of Design […]

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Winning by Design

I was recently consulted by the Expert Group of Future Skill Needs on the development of the Winning by Design is a report. This new Government report focusses on the design skill requirements for firms to be innovative and competitive in global markets. More>>

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Clients

Adforce
AMAS
Arithon Recruitment
Arklow Rugby Club
Benchmark Fleet Services
Brasserie Le Pont
Brewery Hops of Ireland
Celtic Whiskey Shop
Clinical Trial EndPoint
DBASS Accountants
Design and Crafts Council of Ireland
Digital Reach Group
Delite Global
Deployment Medicine International
Dublin Institute of Technology
Emilio's Beetles
Environmental Monitoring Services
Exhibit
Focal Media
Gordon MRM
GS1
HES Electrical Services
Hudson Marketing
Institute of Designers in Ireland
Iterations Journal
Keel Strategic
Mc Donogh Properties
Motorcheck
McInerney Painting
Publicis D
Raretec Recruitment
Realworld EDC
Refresh Digital Advertising
R. Hendy & Co. Chartered Accountants
Robert Emmet CDP
Raidió Teilifís Éireann
Technical Engineering
TopQuote Direct
Wonder

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