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Cumulus Mumbai 2015 Call for papers

In a Planet of Our Own – a vision of sustainability with focus on water
hosted by IIT Bombay, IDC
December 3 – 5, 2015
Mumbai, India

Deadline for abstract submission: May 31, 2015

Welcome to Cumulus Mumbai 2015: ‘In a planet of our own – a vision of sustainability with focus on water’.

The event Cumulus Mumbai 2015: ‘In a planet of our own’ is being held at Mumbai, India on 3 – 5 December 2015, hosted by the Industrial Design Centre (IDC), at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay, Mumbai.

This international event is aimed at creating design awareness on sustainability bringing focus on water and simultaneously offers a platform for interaction for the art, design and media community. The events are centered around the interests of students, educationalists and practicing professional designers. The event is expected to throw light on the role of art, design and media in an interconnected global world within the context of sustainability.

The event has been designed to be lively, interactive and thought provoking and will provide great opportunity to converse with grandmasters of design, interact with thought leaders and listen to visions by outstanding speakers.

The conference will have the following themes:
– Vision, Thinking and Philosophy in context to Sustainability
– Culture, Identity, Artefacts, Storytelling and Sustainability
– Design Process, Planning and Strategy for Sustainable best practices
– Production, Supply, Energy, Conservation, Preservation and Waste
– Awareness, Education, Curriculum and Policy

Sub-themes for the conference:
The conference will focus on, but will not be limited to the following sub-themes:
Culture and Sustainability
Cross-cultural design
Identity and Sustainability
Design and Sustainability
Product Life Cycle
Storytelling, Myths and Legends
Creative Strategies for preservation and supply
Design Curriculum on Sustainability
Corporate design strategies for Sustainability
Sustainability management
Sustainability as creator of value for business
Everyday Life and Sustainability
Vernacular design language
Creating Awareness
Design, globalization and sustainability
Indigenous design networks on Sustainability

Call for Papers:
Both the abstracts as well as the papers will be double blind juried for selection. Accepted contributions will be published in the conference proceedings (ISBN).

These events are open for submissions:
Call for Papers – (deadline: 31st of May 2015)
Design Competition – (deadline: 31st of July 2015)
Cartoon Competition – (deadline: 31st of August 2015)
Call for Posters – (deadline: 30th of September 2015)

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