Check out our news bulletin "Tasarımdan Haberler" with lots of news from our department through the link below (in Turkish): Tasarımdan Haberler #17 (PDF)
World Industrial Design Day 2018: “Health and Well-Being” Panel and Selections from the Graduation Projects
In part of World Industrial Design Day (WIDD), TMMOB Chamber of Architects, Commision of Industrial Designers organized a "Health and Well-Being" panel with an exhibition of selected graduation projects. The event was hosted at the Ankara branch of TMMOB Chamber of Architects on June 19th 2018.
Assist. Prof Işıl Oygür from Ozyegin University will be giving a seminar titled “Design research from academy to practice” on Friday May 11th 2018 on 14:00, as part of ID 480 Design Management seminars. We are looking forward to see all of you who are interested at Kubbealtı. Isil Oygur is an assistant professor of industrial design at Ozyegin University. She received a PhD from Individual Interdisciplinary Doctoral Program at Washington State University, a Master of Science from Department of Industrial Product Design, Istanbul Technical University, and a Bachelor of Industrial Design from Department of Industrial Design at Middle East Technical University. Her research interests focus on design anthropology, digital interactions, generative research, user-centered design, and the scholarship of teaching and learning. Recent journal publications include “The Machineries of User Knowledge Production” (Design Studies, 2018) and “Exploring Mobility & Workplace Choice in a Flexible Office through Post-Occupancy Evaluation” (with Ö. Göçer, K. Göçer & E. Karahan, Ergonomics, 2018).
Call for Tracks DRS LEARN X DESIGN 2019 Fifth International Conference for Design Education Researchers 9-12 July 2019, METU, Ankara We are happy to announce that Middle East Technical University Department of Industrial Design is hosting the DRS Learn X Design 2019: Fifth International Conference for Design Education Researchers between 9-12 July 2019. This conference series is an event of the DRS Special Interest Group in Design Pedagogy (https://www.designresearchsociety.org/cpages/design-pedagogy-sig). The conference theme is “Insider Knowledge” and we hope to explore the following topics. Learning spaces Learning cultures Emerging skills and mind sets We have launched our website and announced a call for tracks. The deadline for track proposals is the 31st of May. We would be very happy if you would consider participation. You may find detailed information on the topics and submission requirements at http://drslxd19.id.metu.edu.tr/calls/ We would like to reach out to the design education community and relevant stakeholders. We would kindly like to ask you to forward our e-mail to friends and colleagues who you believe would be interested in participation. We also have social media accounts. Please follow us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram (drslxd2019). Looking forward to hearing from you. Warmest regards from Ankara, DRS LEARN [...]
Meeting to Commemorate Necdet Teymur: "Tasarım ve Mimarlıkta Kuram, Eğitim ve Söylem" April 20 2018 | 13:30 | Kubbealtı Exhibition: Necdet'ten April 20 2018 | 17:00 | Deanery Exhibition Hall METU Faculty of Architecture