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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

Session chairs and presentation slots announced

March, 27 2024

In our continued effort to ensure a smoothly run and engaging conference, potential session chairs were recently contacted regarding their willingness to lead discussions and oversee sessions. This vital role contributes to the quality and success of the conference, fostering an environment of meaningful exchange and professional growth. Simultaneously, presenting authors have been informed about their respective presentation slots. This step marks a key phase in our preparation, allowing authors to plan and prepare for their presentations effectively. The allocated slots have been carefully considered to maximize attendee engagement and thematic relevance across the diverse array of topics to be covered at the conference. The full program is planned to be announced in mid-April.

Accepted papers now with publisher

March, 11 2024

We are excited to share a significant milestone for the DESIGN 2024 conference. All papers that have been accepted and registered for the conference have been officially sent to the publisher (Cambridee University Press). This progression ensures that your groundbreaking research and innovative ideas will be showcased to the global design community. By moving forward with the publishing process, we are one step closer to sharing the collective knowledge and insights that have emerged from our rigorous selection process.

Onshape announced as lead sponsor for DESIGN 2024

February, 23 2024

We are thrilled to announce Onshape(PTC) as the lead sponsor for the upcoming DESIGN 2024 conference! This partnership marks a significant milestone for our event, highlighting the convergence of innovation, technology, and design. For more details about Onshape/PTC and what they bring to the DESIGN 2024 conference, please visit

DESIGN Conference Contact Information

  • cadlab
  • perfectmeetings