the International Academy for Design and Health-16.09.2011
The International Academy for Design & Health is a
global, interdisciplinary knowledge community dedicated to the stimulation and application of
research concerning the interaction between design, health, science & culture.
Click on the image to download the 2011 World Congress Final
Providing a highly visible global forum for an ongoing
exchange of research findings among scientists, designers and industry, we work in close
partnership with our international network of governments, universities and commercial
organisations to promote human health, wellbeing and quality of life through environmental
The centrepiece of our activities is the Design & Health
World Congress & Exhibition, held recently in Boston, USA from 6-10 July and organised in
partnership with the American Institute of Architects, Academy of Architecture for Health. Click
here or on the image to download the Final Program or here to download the Congress
Announced in Boston at the
Gala Academy Awards Dinner, the 8th and 9th Design & Health World Congress will be in in
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 27 June-1 July 2012, and Brisbane, Australia in June/July 2013.
Further details and the Call for Papers for Malaysia will follow in September 2011.
Click here for a slideshow with pictures from the congress that you can
view and download for your own purposes.
World Congress heading to Kuala Lumpur
The 8th Design & Health World Congress will be held in Kuala Lumpur,
Malaysia, from 27 June-1 July 2012, as the globe's leading event in the field moves to an
annual schedule for the first time.
Announced at the same time
during the Gala Awards Dinner evening at this year's successful congress in Boston, USA, the
9th Design & Health World Congress will be held in Brisbane, Australia in July 2013.
Further information on both events, including the Call for Papers for the
World Congress in Malaysia will be published at the end of September.
Design & Health Africa
2011 International Symposium
International speakers from Europe and North
America will join together at Design & Health Africa 2011, an international symposium held from
25-26 October 2011 at the Cape Town Convention Centre in South Africa.
The symposium will explore global salutogenic perspectives on the planning,
procurement, design and operation of healthy facilities within the local context of public and
healthcare infrastructure development on the African sub-Saharan continent.
Click here to learn more about the event, on the image to download the
programme or here to visit our local partner's web site to register.
Alan Dilani, Ph.D. (2010
Awarded, AIA-Academy of Architecture for Health)
International Academy for Design & Health
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