Research Results Presentations: Global Design Project V: KU & NCKU Joint Design Workshop / Design for Convivial Communities

February 20th, 2020

In 2019, we held workshops at Kyushu University and National Cheng Kung University in Taiwan in September and November respectively. These workshops focused on the lifestyles of local residents (primarily the elderly) and aimed to foster service design which utilizes IoT technology. We held eight presentations which discuss the results of these workshops.

In addition to presentations by students from both universities, we also first heard a guest lecture by Professor Akira Kondo of Kagoshima Women’s College and a special lecture from professor Chia-Han Yang of National Cheng Kung University, both of whom helped support and guide this project.


[Program Outline]
13:15 – 13:30
Opening words

13:30 – 14:15
Guest lecture: “New Business Ecosystem Designs for Regional Revitalization”
by Professor Akira Kondo (Department of Liberal Arts, Kagoshima Women’s College)

14:30 – 15:15
Special Lecture: “Design for Longevity: Recent Development of Teaching Scene in Taiwan”
by Professor Chia-Han Yang (Institute of Creative Industry Designs, National Cheng Kung University)

15:30 – 17:30
Student presentations, part I
Presentations by students from Kyushu University

Student presentations, part II
Presentations by students from National Cheng Kung University

17:30 – 17:45
Closing words


February 20th (Thu), 2020: 1:15 - 5:45 p.m.


Building 5 1F Room 511, Kyushu University Ohashi Campus

4-9-1 Shiobaru Minami-ku Fukuoka Japan




Kyushu University, Faculty of Design Department of Design Strategy

Ryoichi Tamura


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