Colleagues, the keynote speakers have been announced for the following conferences. Both talks are open to the public. The conference CFPs also seek materials for book and journal publications.
ARCHITECTURE FOR THE BLIND. Chris Downey | INTERNATIONAL WELL BUILDING INSTITUTE. Angela Spangler.
1. THE CITY AND COMPLEXITY – LIFE, DESIGN AND COMMERCE IN THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT
Dates: 17-19 June 2020
Place: City University of London, UK
Abstracts: 1 December 2020 (Round 1)
2. USA. EXPERIENTIAL DESIGN – RETHINKING RELATIONS BETWEEN PEOPLE, OBJECTS AND ENVIRONMENTS
Dates: 16-17 January 2020
Place: Florida State University, Tallahassee, USA
Abstracts: 20 November 2019
Keynote talks will open both conferences.
These conferences seek contributions from academics and professionals in design and health sectors. The Florida event in particular seeks contributions on envoronmental psychology with regard to building design principles. London has a focus on design for accessibility, healthy buildings and the helathy cities agenda. The initiative forms part of the AMPS collaboration with PARADE. The most recent book is developed as part of this collaboration is:
Designing for Health & Wellbeing: Home, City, Society. Vernon Press. 2019
Other book publishers involved:
Libri Publishing | Vernon Press | Cambridge Scholars Publishing | UCL Press
To be considered, please submit an abstract:
USA. Experiential Design – Rethinking relations between people, objects and environments
UK. The City and Complexity – Life, Design and Commerce in the Built Environment
Cindee Hogan and Rachel Menard