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Tuesday 14th May

12.30  Registration opens - Venue Pilestredet 35
14.00 Workshops and Symposia
  CAMPUS BISLET Pilestredet  35 (P35) CAMPUS KJELLER (Bus from Pilestredet 35/Holbergs plass)
  Coffee break/fruit Coffee break/fruit
16.00 Workshops and Symposia continue
17.30 Break before ‘Get-together’ Bus back from Campus Kjeller Workshop 17.30
18.30 'Get together'   reception

Wednesday 15th May

08.00 Registration opens - Venue Pilestredet 35

Opening session:

- Rector Kari Toverud Jensen , The Oslo and Akershus University College 
  of Applied Sciences
- Director General Arvid Hallén , The Research Council of Norway
- Conference Chair Prof Liv Merete Nielsen

Keynote speakers:
Halina Dunin-Woyseth and Fredrik Nilsson :
Design Education, Practice and Research: On Building a Field of Inquiry

10.15 Parallel sessions
13.00 Lunch at Radisson Blu Scandinavia
14.00 Parallel sessions
16.00 Coffee break/cake
16.15 Keynote speaker        
Tim Cooper : Cogs in a wheel? Design education and the demands of consumerism
18.00 Buses leaves for sightseeing and conference dinner
19.30 Conference dinner at Tjuvholmen Sjømagasin

Thursday 16 May

08.00 Registration opens - Venue Pilestredet 35



Keynote speaker
Jim Gleeson : The European Credit Transfer System, pre-defined   learning outcomes and design education
10.15 Parallel sessions
11.15   Coffee break/fruit
11.30 Parallel sessions
13.00 Lunch at Radisson Blu Scandinavia
14.00 Parallel sessions
16.00   Coffee break/cake




Keynote speaker
Jill Franz : Design Learning: A   Productive Force for Engaging the Radical Self
Keynote speaker
Ingvild Digranes : Design Learning for Tomorrow - Design Education from Kindergarten to PhD

Walking together in groups (10 minutes) to: Reception at 18.00 at the Oslo City Hall


Dress code: Informal



Walking in groups 15 minutes) to: Vernissage  at 18.00 at NORSK FORM DogA (the Norwegian Centre for Design and Architecture)
FLOW - light exhibition by students from Product Design, Oslo and Akershus University College

Friday 17 May 


17th of May gathering with a taste of Norway

Venue Pilestredet 35

Keynote speaker
Astrid Skjerven : Vernacular traditions in Norwegian jewellery design

Traditional Norwegian song

17th of May greeting  
Steen O Bendtzen

11.00 View of the Children’s parade up to the Royal Castle
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