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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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Visiting Lecturer BGD, Beijing

Con Kennedy has visited GengDan Institute of the Beijing University of Technology. During the visit, Con delivered a five credit module in Professional Design Practice to second-year students.

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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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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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CAFA Vist

Con Kennedy made a visit to the Chinese Central Academy of Fine Arts (CAFA) with Professor Xiao Yong

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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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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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The Rues

The Rules. Every June graduates from colleges begin their career in design, this list of Rules should help them understand how design works. More>>

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G6 Series

Con Kennedy will take part in a discussion on the relationship between design and research at the G6 Series held in DIT Grangegorman as part of Design Week.

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G6 Series Wins Award

The G6 Series receives an award from Institute of Designers in Ireland in the category of Design Education. Read more>>>

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