The Brighton Dome, Old Court room, University of Brighton
28TH JUNE 2016

Day 1 Introductory Video

Audio of the Conference Opening

Introductions by Tracy Bhamra (Chair of the Design Research Society), Debra Humphris (Vice-Chancellor of the University of Brighton), and Peter Lloyd (General Chair of the DRS2016 Conference). 

Audio of the First Debate: (Speculative) Futures in Design REsearch

The first debate of DRS2016 was chaired by Cameron Tonkinwise and featured Ramia Maze, Richard Coyne, and Veronica Ranner. 

→ Further details about the first debate (opens in a new window)

Day 1 Gallery

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