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Design Factory Global Network: Current Projects

Design Factory Global Network: Current Projects

Tuesday, October 8, 2019
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Center for Architecture + Design
1218 Arch Street
Philadelphia, 19107


Presented By

Arts & Culture
Audio Visual
Exhibit Design
Fashion Design
Graphic Design
Interior Design
Landscape Architect
Mechanical Engineer
Product and Industrial Design
Product Manufacturer
Product Prototyping

Photo Caption: Students showcasing their projects at the Product Design Gala at Aalto Design Factory. Photo Credit: Aalto Design Factory

The Design Factory Global Network (DFGN) is an international group of innovation hubs in universities and research organizations, with a mission to change the world of learning and research through enthusiastic team culture and interdisciplinary problem solving. Come see what some of the members of the Network have been working on, and how their shared ways of working help them collaborate efficiently across cultures, time zones and organizational boundaries, fostering radical innovations. Presented by Thomas Jefferson University: Kanbar College of Design, Engineering, and Commerce.

International Speakers:

Kalevi Ekman, Captain of Aalto Design Factory
Shreyasi Kar,  Student Project Manager
from Aalto Design Factory, Espoo, Finland

Jan Detand, Professor of Industrial Design Engineering
from Ghent Design Factory, Ghent, Belgium

Anita Kocsis, Director of Design Factory Melbourne
from Design Factory Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
Catarina Batista, Innovation Coach
from Inno.Space, Mannheim, Germany

Lyn Godley, Assoc. Professor of Industrial Design
from Nexus Design Factory, Philadelphia, USA