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Message from our Research Training Coordinator

Resilience is defined as “having the ability to recover from or overcome misfortunes or struggles”. The last few months have been an incredibly hard time for our HDR students and we acknowledge their resilience and efforts in continuing their research journeys during this time. Even, under normal circumstances the PhD journey is often…

Digital Cities 11 at Communities & Technologies 2019, Vienna

Call for Participation Digital Cities #11: Communities and Technologies for More-than-Human Futures A symposium at the Communities & Technologies Conference – C&T 2019 4 June 2019, Vienna, Austria bit.ly/digitalcities11 Expressions of interest open until 7 May 2019 Today, over half of the planet’s population lives in cities. Predictions…

Design for All Week

8-12 April 2019 Design for All (DfA) Week is a weeklong conversation about Design and its role in enabling social inclusion, equity and accessible everyday experiences for people living with disabilities. Across three free events, researchers, artists, designers and thought leaders from Australia and around the world will share their…

Design Lab Doctoral student takes out the top gong at 2018's Visualise Your Thesis Competition

Kossinna Wasala, a PhD research student from QUT’s Design Lab has won the first place in the QUT grand finale held on 7thAugust 2018. Visualise Your Thesis is an exciting new competition that challenges Doctoral students to present their research in a 60-second, eye-catching digital display. Kossinna’s research explores  Emotion in…

An opportunity for QUT Master of Architecture students to work with Glenn Murcott

QUT Master of Architecture students have been invited to participate in a master class led by the only Australian architect, to date, to be awarded a Pritzker Prize – Glenn Murcutt. He is best known for his environmentally conscious designs, which each have a strong Australian character. A student will have the chance to assist at the…

Experience and Understanding through Digital Innovations

Event        Experience and Understanding through Digital Innovations Speaker    Ellen Saethre-McGuirk Date          Thursday 31 May, 2018 Time         1pm – 2pm BOOKINGS ABOUT THE EVENT What does it mean to make things after the digital turn, and what are the pedagogical implications of art and design in the digital sphere for art…

Chaos of Concussion

Concussion is a frequent sport injury. Meet U.S. expert Dr John Sullivan and learn about his work assessing and monitoring concussion for the NFL, NBA, WNBA, Olympic athletes and military elite performers. John is CEO of Clinical & Sports Consulting Services, and a clinical Sport Psychologist and Applied Sport Scientist for Providence…

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Robots Are Art Machines

  Innovative ways of looking at new technologies often come from unexpected places. Industrial robotic equipment can be used for more than mass-manufacturing — it can also be used to create art, art which goes beyond the visual world and into one of data. Artists who work with robots give us new ways to see these technologies as tools…

Championing Design Through STEM Girl Power

STEM Girl Power was on display at QUT in March when the QUT Design Lab again hosted a transdisciplinary campus workshop program for the final day of the annual STEM Girl Power Camp. The event coincided with World Science Festival (WSF) activities that took place in Brisbane. The 56 regional high-achieving Year 10 girls became designers…

The ReGenerate Studio#3: QUT Landscape Architecture

QUT Landscape Architecture, Brisbane Powerhouse, RPS Group and Vee Design are delighted to invite you to join us for the opening night of the exhibition ‘The ReGenerate Studio#3: QUT Landscape Architecture’. The opening commences at 6pm on Thursday 19th April, 2018, at Brisbane Powerhouse. For more information download the QUT