2012 SEGD Academic Summit

2012 SEGD Academic Summit New York

2012 SEGD Academic Summit
New York

Academic Summit PDF can be downloaded below

Agenda

9:00

Welcome by FIT

Brenda Cowan, Department Chair
Mary Davis, Dean, School of Graduate Studies

Summit/SEGD Overview

Today’s Program, SEGD Promo Video, Education Initiatives, Resources, Communication + Place Journal update
Oscar Fernandez, Academic Committee Chair

9:20
Working with Industry

Case Study: Undergraduate Senior Exhibition with Mattel
Brenda Cowan, Craig Berger, 

9:50
Education Today

KNOWHERE: Finding Ways to Teach Wayfinding
Samantha Perkins

10:20 

Bridging EGD: Introducing Communities to the Potentials of Environmental Graphic Design
Justin Molloy

10:50

Design Anthropology as Bridge Between Respectful Knowing and Making
Dori Tunstall

11:50
Panel Discussion of AM Speakers: Current Design Education Issues
Ellen Taylor, Moderator

12:30
Lunch: Socializing + Table Discussions

1:30
Enhanced Urban Environment

Augmented the Physical with the Digital: Understanding the Practical Benefits of A Digitally
Vijay Mathews

2:00
Education Future
Leigh Lally

Bridging Social Networking and Professional Practice: A Catalyst for Professional Development and Integrated Design Practice

2:30
Building a Culture of Design Research
Meredith Davis

3:30
Panel Discussion of PM Speakers
Future Trends & Implications for Design Education
Ellen Taylor, Moderator

4:15
FIT, School of Art + Design Tour Options:

(1) New Accessories Design Laboratories, led by Accessories Design Chair
(2) Grad Exhibition Design Studio, led by Brenda Cowan and 2 graduate students
(3) Visual Presentation & Exhibit Design Senior Show, led by Craig Berger and students
(4) Toy Lab Tour, led by Toy Design Chair

5:00
Conclusion

 

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