Save the date: seminar "Smart Materials for Design and Architecture"

How and to which extend do innovative, intelligent and high-tech materials contribute to the development of new products for a better life and a sounder environment? In order to discuss this, the Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen and PROUD (People, Researchers and Organisations Using Design for co-creation and innovation) invite to the seminar “Smart Materials for Design and Architecture”.

On Tuesday, 3 July 2012, designers, engineers and material developers from all over the world will come together at the red dot design museum in Essen, Germany, to give an insight into their experiences and results in the field of smart materials. In several short lectures, the speakers will focus on three key subjects: light-weight materials, energy-saving materials and smart materials for emotional design.

Date:
Tuesday, 3 July 2012 (10 a.m. – 4 p.m.)

Location:
red dot design museum
Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen
Gelsenkirchener Straße 181
45309 Essen
Germany