40 IADE 40from 1969 to 2049
5th UNIDCOM/IADE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE1,2,3 October 2009
and Doctoral Tactics Workshop30 September 2009
From this moment on and until the 23rd of December 2008, we are accepting participation proposals as described bellow.
We are proud to announce the following Keynote Speakers:
. Christena Nippert-Eng, Illinois Institute of Technology, will lecture at the pre-conference Doctoral Tactics Workshop
. Tim Marshall, Curtin University, Dean of Parsons the New School for Design, will lecture at the pre-conference Doctoral Tactics Workshop
. Rachel Cooper, Lancaster Institute for the Contemporary Arts, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
. Victor Margolin, Emeritus Professor University of Illinois at Chicago
. Fernando Carvalho Rodrigues, President UNIDCOM/IADE and NATO Science Director
. Terence Love, Curtin University, will be the Guest Chair for the Conference
. Clive Dilnot, Parsons New School for Design, will be the Guest Editor for the Conference Book
Total papers expected to be presented: 124
Extra events to be announced.
Three Keynote speeches about the past 40 years, the Present and the Next 40 years.
The Papers will be arranged according to seven (virtuous) tracks corresponding to Eras.
Three plenary sessions will outline twelve outstanding contributions.
Virtue 1. Pre-IADE Era (from the Big Bang to 1968)
Virtue 2. Early IADE Era (from 1969 to 1993)
Virtue 3. Waiting for a New Millennium Era (From 1994 to 2000)
Virtue 4. A New Thin Red Line Era (From 2001 to 2008)
Virtue 5. Present as Gift Era (2008-2009)
Virtue 6. A New Hope Era? (From 2010 to the end of Time)
Virtue 7. Across Several Eras (From the Big Bang to the End of Time)