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Design Thinking Seminar

Con Kennedy will host a seminar on Design Thinking as part of Designfest on Thursday, November 3rd in LIT Clonmel. More>>

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Irish Academy of Management Conference Paper

Con Kennedy will be the first design practitioner to present a paper at the Irish Academy of Management annual conference in the Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School at University College Dublin. The research paper discusses entrepreneurship in design, various business models and their relevance to the sector. More>>

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Aug 0
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UXDX Conference Interview

Con Kennedy was interviewed by Catherine Madden from the UXDX conference. We discussed product teamwork and collaboration, along with my thoughts on what the future of design will be, where the industry is headed, and my research contribution to the Irish Government’s Policy Framework for Design in Enterprise in Ireland.

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UX Ireland

UX Ireland has invited Con Kennedy to join the reviewing panel for their upcoming conference in Dublin. More>>

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Expert Group on Future Skills Needs

Con Kennedy has been asked to consult with the Expert Group on Future Skills Needs on their up-coming report into skill the skill requiremnts of the design sector in Ireland.

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Iterations: Issue 3

Issue three of Iterations: Journal and Practice Review has just been published. Con Kennedy is the Design Editor, Reviewer and Co-Founder. More>>

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IDI AGM

Con Kennedy will be speaking at the Institute of Designers in Ireland Annual General Meeting and will present the research findings that contributed to the Irish Government’s Policy Framework for Enterprise in Ireland. More>>

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Policy Framework for Design In Enterprise Launch

The Department of Enterprise Innovation and Jobs has launched the Policy Framework for Design In Enterprise in Ireland. This is the first Irish Government policy on Irish design since the Design in Ireland Report (also known as the Scandinavian Report) in 1962. Con Kennedy was a member of the Steering Committee overseeing and guiding the […]

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Iterations Wins Award

The Iterations Journal has won the ID2015 special Award for collaboration at the Institute of Designers of Ireland Annual Awards. Con Kennedy is a founder, editor and reviewer of Iterations, and is also the design editor of this double-blind peer review journal.

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For The Record

“For the Record” is a new exhibition of 100 iconic album covers. The exhibition was curated by Con Kennedy, Dr. PJ White and Hilary Dempsey. The exhibition system and experiential design was undertaking by the students of the MA in Interaction Design at IT Carlow where the exhibition runs from 25th November as part of […]

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