Keynote in Intl Conf on “Research into Design” (). My topic: “ for “. While design traditionally focuses on development of discrete products, the present trend is to add a smart layer, which makes them connectable, context-aware and responsive. Highlights in my keynote has been on elements (e.g ), products (e.g, ), and connected systems (e.g, and ). How do products and their design-dev change in a connected world? In the other keynote, Prof. talked about behavior of brain while ‘‘. He is author of 50+ books and brought in research concepts around ‘how to measure engagement and emotions in designing process’.

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