Monday, 2 December 2013


The DEVICE project is pleased to invite you to the Final Event.

The Final Event will be held on Friday 7th March 2014  at Centro Internazionale Loris Malaguzzi, Via Bligny 1/a, Reggio Emilia, Italy

Celebrate the achievements of the past two years and find out who thewinners of the DEVICE AWARD are.

DEVICE is an Erasmus Multilateral Project funded by the European Commission withinthe Lifelong Learning Program. DEVICE was launched on 1st of October 2011 torespond to the European Commission's' call to help companies and academicresearch centres to appropriately address DEsign of Vulnerable generatIons: Childrenand Elderly. Its overarching aim is to improve the quality of life of future generations bydeveloping training resources for designers which will support them in including the specificneeds of children and elderly people within their designs.A holistic approach to design has been adopted based on user-centred design.The project aspires to bridge traditional industrial design programs with ergonomics,usability concepts and user experience with a specific focus on vulnerable generationsthought and to become a milestone towards the modernization of design education.
Theresults of this project will be unveiled during the event.Guests at the Final Event include international experts, winners of the DEVICE AWARD,and the project partners.You are also invited to visit the Atelier of Loris Malaguzzi International Centre.

Caterina Calefato and The DEVICE Consortium