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DM Storytelling



Since its inception, Designmatters has been committed to capturing the singular and collective stories that emerge from our portfolio of projects and activities.

We invite you to enjoy the featured content that is aggregated throughout this section of the site.

Books & Articles

Browse titles from the Designmatters catalog and articles featuring our community

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Access peer-reviewed and conference papers

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Speaking Engagements

October 13th, 2017

AIGA Design Conference 2017

Friday, October 13th 

An Expanding Playing Field: Projecting Designers Professional Roles in 2025
Mariana Amatullo, PhD, Co-Founder, Designmatters

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Minneapolis Convention Center
Minneapolis, MN

October 16 - 25th, 2017

World Design Summit - 2017

October 16-25th

Using life cycle thinking to inform design practice and transform design outcomes
Heidrun Mumper-Drumm, Professor, Director Sustainability Initiatives, ArtCenter College of Design

Designmatters Student Ambassadors
Brittany Lydster (Product Design) and Doug Thomas (Transportation Design)

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Palais des Congrès
Montreal, Québec Canada

Recommended Reading



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