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ServDes. 2018 – Call for Papers!

We are pleased to announce that the call for papers for the conference ‘ServDes2018 – Service Design Proof of Concept’, is open!

ServDes, the Conference on Service Design and Service Innovation, is the premier international research conference exploring service design and service innovation. Submitted contributions are subject to double-blind peer review. Accepted contributions will be published electronically in open access in the conference proceedings.
The 2018 edition will be held at Politecnico di Milano.

Key dates:
6th November 2017: Deadline for all contributions
31st January 2018:  Notification of acceptance with suggestions for revision
1st February 2018: Opening of conference registration
28th February 2018: Deadline for early bird registration
30th April 2018:  Final submissions uploaded to website
18th-20th June 2018: Conference in Milan

To download the full call for paper, please click here

ServDes.2018

Local Scientific Committee
Anna Meroni, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano

Co-Chairs
Davide Fassi, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano
Stefano Maffei, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano
Margherita Pillan, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano
Daniela Sangiorgi, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano

Track Chairs
1. Learning and practicing
Alessandro Deserti, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano
Anna Meroni, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano

2. Sharing and collaborating
Marta Corubolo, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano
Daniela Selloni, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano

3. Measuring and evaluating
Francesca Foglieni, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano
Beatrice Villari, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano

4. Governing and evidencing
Stefano Maffei, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano
Marzia Mortati, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano

5. Producing, distributing and organising
Venanzio Arquilla, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano
Massimo Bianchini, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano

6. Experiencing and shaping
Davide Fassi, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano
Laura Galluzzo, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano

7. Community and relationship building
Margherita Pillan, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano
Francesca Piredda, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano

8. Envisioning and evolving
Daniela Sangiorgi, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano
Francesco Zurlo, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano

Conference Management and Organization
Conference Manager
Beatrice Villari, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano

External Relations Chair
Marzia Mortati, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano

External Events Coodinator 
Martina Rossi, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano

Workshops
Workshops Chair
Francesca Foglieni, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano

PhD
PhD Student Representative
Annalinda De Rosa, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano

Advisory Board 
Silvia Piardi, Head of the Design Department, Politecnico di Milano
Luisa Collina, Dean of the Design School, Politecnico di Milano
Giuliano Simonelli, President of POLI.design, Politecnico di Milano
Matteo Ingaramo, General Director of POLI.design, Politecnico di Milano
Paola Bertola, Coordinator of the PhD in Design, Politecnico di Milano
Ezio Manzini, Honorary Professor of Design, Politecnico di Milano

Visual Communication Design
Andrea Manciaracina, Design Department, Politecnico di Milano

Translations and English Editing
Rachel Anne Coad

Conference location

The conference address is: Milano, via Candiani 72 - 20158 - Milano - Italy
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Transportation

How to get to SERVDES

CONFERENCE FEE

Early bird fee
Academic and
Business company: € 310

PhD Students and
Special Agreement: € 240

Master Students: € 140

One day Participation: € 150

Normal fee
Academic and
Business company: € 390

PhD Students and
Special Agreement: € 290

Master Students: € 190

One day Participation: € 150

Last minute
last 2 weeks before registration deadline

Academic and
Business company: € 430

PhD Students and
Special Agreement: € 340

Master Students: € 220

One day Participation: € 180

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Conference committee

Yoko Akama
RMIT University, Australia

Jeanette Blomberg
IBM, USA

Carla Cipolla
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Simon Clatworthy
School of Architecture and Design, Norway

Stefan Holmlid
Linköping University, Sweden

Yong Se Kim
Sungkyunkwan University, South Korea

Satu Miettinen
University of Lapland, Finland

Nicola Morelli
Aalborg University, Denmark

Janne-Valtteri Nisula
Laurea UAS, Finland

Lia Patricio
University of Porto, Portugal

Daniela Sangiorgi
Politecnico di Milano, Italy