Product Design Gala
27.04.-15.05.2012 / 10:00 - 16:00
The final results of the interdisciplinary Product Development Project course are featured to the public. In addition to participating the exhibition and related seminar, the audience is encouraged to meet the students and go for real hands-on experience with the new prototypes.
The Aalto University Design Factory is a student-centric learning environment. With international universities and business partners the Factory explores solutions for interdisciplinary co-creation in education, research and application of product design.
The World Design Capital 2012 year has ended. The year brought about a greater understanding of the possibilities of design and helped Helsinki raise its profile as a design destination.
One of the Aalto University spearhead projects for the World Design Capital Helsinki 2012, 365 Wellbeing focused on the role of design in fields related to wellbeing, such as healthcare, urban planning and the promotion of smoke-free environments.
Sustainable business innovation is good business; researchers from Aalto University, Finland have proved.
In view of the longer term collaboration with WDC Cape Town 2014, Aalto Global Impact took a delegation of 16 people from Aalto University to South Africa for the “World Design Capital – Helsinki Meets Cape Town” event.
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Aalto Design Factory
Kalevi Ekman, Professor
kalevi.ekman [at] aalto [dot] fi
PdP Gala April 27th 2012, 10-17:00
PdP exhibition April 27th - May 15th 2012
Design Factory, Betonimiehenkuja 5 C, Otaniemi, Espoo
Helsingin kaupungin kirjasto
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Münich University of Applied Sciences
PACE University, Swinburne University
Royal Institute of Technology