European Academy of Design

The Value of Design Research 2015

BESiDE contributed to this year's European Academy of Design conference, The Value of Design Research, at Paris Descartes 22-24 April 2015.

The European Academy of Design was formed to promote the publication and dissemination of research in design through conferences hosted by different educational institutions in Europe and the publication of proceedings, newsletters and a journal.This conference will discuss and explore design research through a range of broad themes including; excellence in design research, interdisciplinary innovation, working towards more human value in society and design research value for organisations.

Sara Nevay, BESiDE designer and researcher, presented the paper 'Co-designing appealing wearables with care home residents'. Sara shared the project’s empathic co-design methodologies to create appropriate and engaging wearables with and for care home residents and lessons learned in the process.

BESiDE Paper

Nevay, S & Lim, CSC, 2015, 'Co-designing appealing wearables with care home residents'. Proceedings of 11th International European Academy of Design Conference (The Value of Design Research), EAD, Paris, France. 

See more about this paper here.


Event Details
  • A Scientific Meeting (conference, seminar etc.)
Location Details
University Paris Descartes

21019 Marcel Sembat

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