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Reviewer for DMI: ADMC 2020

Con Kennedy has been invited to join the reviewing panel for papers and articles for the upcoming DMI: ADMC2020 conference in August.

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Nov 0
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Design as Entrepreneurship: Towards a Design-Specific Framework

TU Dublin 10th Annual Graduate Research Symposium. Current thinking on entrepreneurship states there is no specific link between the entrepreneur and their enterprise. Design is an individual creative act; therefore, the practitioner is not separate from their idiosyncratic process. The Designer is the product offering. Designers form Design Enterprises, meaning that with this aspect of […]

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Aug 0
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DMI: Academic Design Management Conference 2018

Con Kennedy has delivered a paper entitled “Creativity’s Risk to Design” at the DMI’s ADMC18 Conference in Ravensbourne University, London.

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PhD By Design/Design Research Society

Con Kennedy delivered a paper on Entrepreneurial Frameworks  for Design Enterprises at the PhD by Design stream at the Design Research Society conference in the University of Limerick

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DMI:ADMC

Con Kennedy has been invited to join the reviewing panel for papers and articles for the up coming DMI:ADMC conference in London.

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Mar 0
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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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Oct 0
Oct 0

Why the future for the Irish economy must involve design

Opinion: ahead of The Future festival in Dublin next week, an assessment of the importance of design and creativity to the Irish economy   The Future is a new event celebrating the role that creative innovators play in design, media and culture. Taking place at Dublin’s RDS on November 3 and 4, The Future will look […]

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Oct 2
Oct 2

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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Aug 0
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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
Aug 0

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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