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Discussion and further development of all aspects of design knowledge from cognition and philosophy, to methods and tools, from research theory to practice.

The DESIGN Conference programme offers broad exchange possibilities to researchers and practitioners, strategic decision makers, managers, design and engineering professionals, national or regional agencies or governmental bodies.

Our goal is to bring together researchers and practitioners who have worked on or thought about engineering and industrial design from a variety of perspectives, disciplines, and fields: engineering, aesthetics, ergonomics, psychology, sociology and the like...

Important Dates

Full paper submission deadline
November 15, 2023

Review results and acceptance decision
January 31, 2024

Publish-ready papers
February 16, 2024

Final Conference programme
April, 2024

DESIGN 2024 Conference
May 20-23, 2024
Cavtat, Dubrovnik, Croatia


News & Events

Explore cutting-edge workshops organised by Design Society SIGs

February, 19 2024

Check the details of an exceptional series of workshops brought to you by the Design Society's Special Interest Groups (SIGs), happening at DESIGN 2024. Dive deep into the latest trends, methodologies, and tools across various domains. Each workshop is curated to foster learning, collaboration, and innovation among attendees. For a more detaols, check out

Announcing Our Keynote Speakers

February, 19 2024

We are thrilled to unveil our lineup of distinguished keynote speakers for DESIGN 2024, featuring prominent academics and industry leaders and pioneers from the field. Their insights and experiences promise to inspire and ignite discussion. For more details on our keynote speakers and their presentation topics, visit

Registration and accommodation reservation is open

January, 31 2024

Registration for participants is open. All information is available at:

Accommodation reservation is open. All information is available at:

Those who need a visa to enter Croatia should read the information provided at:

DESIGN Conference Contact Information

  • cadlab
  • perfectmeetings