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What’s Next? The Future of the Fashion Industry

What’s Next? The Future of the Fashion Industry

A symposium exploring current practices and challenges of the fashion industry from design and production to distribution. We will reflect on the practices between fashion designers and craftsmen, the role of offline and online fashion intermediaries, the challenges the fashion industry is facing as well the new business models that are emerging. Speakers include academics,… Read more

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Blockchain: distributed transactions that will radically change the world

The American mathematician and A.M. Turing Award winner Leslie Lamport is one of the founding fathers of distributed computing and distributed algorithms. Back in 1978, he defined distributed computing thus: “A distributed system consists of a collection of distinct processes which are spatially separated, and which communicate with each other by exchanging messages. A network… Read more

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Public reading Florian Cramer: Collective-individual depressions

Public reading Florian Cramer: Collective-individual depressions

Collective-individual depressions: postmedieval, postcommunist, postcapitalist, postdigital. Publieke lezing door Florian Cramer (Creating 010), verbonden aan de expositie “Double Bind” (“Starting from depression and looking more widely into emotion economies, artists were invited to fail and be vulnerable”.) Hyper-individualized “Depression” conventionally refers to two different phenomena: to the individual state of mind and to collective conditions… Read more

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HR Educational parade aftermovie

HR Educational parade aftermovie

More than 120 teachers were received on October 15 in the new educational environment of the WdkA. Under the motto “Wonder, meet and experience” teachers took part in various sessions. They went together to discuss challenging learning environments, heroes, trends in education and the role of the teacher in educational reform.

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Engage network – 8th october

Engage network – 8th october

The sharing economy provides many new opportunities to do business, for utilising your underused resources and meet new people. Lately, however, some disadvantages seem to be getting in the way – employee rights being violated, legal and regulatory obstruction and sometimes very high commission for the platforms – and these aspects do not create the… Read more

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Empowerment through Making & Prototyping – Unleashing new creative processes with users

Empowerment through Making & Prototyping – Unleashing new creative processes with users

On Wednesday August 5, 2015 Dr. Ingrid Mulder and Emilia Louisa Pucci, MSc are co-chairing a special session entitled  “Empowerment through Making & Prototyping – Unleashing new creative processes with users”, at the 3rd International Conference on Distributed, Ambient and Pervasive Interactions. The Maker Movement is providing all kinds of people around the world with… Read more

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DRIVE 2015 – design research and innovation

DRIVE 2015 – design research and innovation

CLICKNL | DRIVE, the Design Research & Innovation Festival for the creative industry, will be held for the second time in Eindhoven on October 21 and 22 during the annual Dutch Design Week. DRIVE brings together designers, researchers, industry, government and Top Sectors and shows how research within the creative industry handles today’s complex challenges and… Read more

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