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ITU International Design Lectures


Our guest speakers:

Professor Emeritus, Bruce Archer (Royal College of Art, UK), 1994.
Dr John Langrish (Machester Metropolitan University, UK), 1994.
Ettore Sottsass (Sottsass Associates, Italy), 1998.
Professor Ezio Manzini (Politecnico di Milano, Italy), 2000.
Professor Richard Buchanan (Carnegie Mellon University, USA), 2000.
Professor Vladimir Hubka (TH Zurich, Switzerland), 2000.
Dante Donegani (Domus Academy, Italy). 2001.
Gerrhard Kohner (DaimlerChrsyler, Germany). 2001.
Illaria Marelli, (Cappelini s.p.a. Italy). 2001.
John Arbak (Watson Furniture Co. USA). 2002.
Thomas Rainer (Germany). 2003.
Professor Kwung Won Chung (KAIST, South Korea), 2004.
Professor John Langrish (University of Salford, UK), 2005.
Professor James Bennett (SUNY New Paltz, USA), 2005.
Professor Egon Chemaitis (Berlin University of Arts, Germany), 2006.
Karl Palmas & Otto von Bush (Goteborg University, Sweden), 2006.
Konstantin Grgic (KGID, Germany), 2006.
Professor Pekka Korvenmaa (University of Art & Design Helsinki, Finland), 2007.
Jan Chipchase (Nokia Insight & Innovation Studio, Japan), 2007.
T. Jacob Jensen (Jacob Jensen Design, Denmank), 2007.
Ezri Tarazi (Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Israel), 2007.
Praveen Nahar (National Institute of Design, India), 2007.
Professor Charles Boone (San Francisco Art Institute, USA), 2007.
Eero Miettinen (Nokia, Finland), 2008.
Professor Martin Relander (TAIK, Finland), 2008.
Kei Kagami (Kei Kagami, Japan), 2009.
Professor Paul Chamberlain (Sheffield Hallam University, UK), 2009
Glen Adamson ( Victoria & Albert Museum, UK), 2009
David Crowley (Royal College of Art, UK), 2009
Kart Summatavet (University of Tartu, Estonia), 2009.
Dr. Artemis Yagou (AKTO, Greece), 2010
Prof. Klaus Krippendorff (University of Pennsylvania, USA), 2010
Dr. Otto von Bush (HDK - Goteborg University, Sweden), 2010.

In addition, other prominent figures of the international design world such as Prof. Victor Margolin (USA), Prof. Jonathan Woodham (UK), Gui Bonsiepe (Germany / Brazil), Hella Jongerius (Netherlands), Prof. John Heskett (Hong Kong), Fiona Raby (UK), Prof. Yrjö Sotamaa (Finland) and Prof. M.P. Ranjan (India) also have taken part in design conferences, seminars and talks hosted by ITU since 2000.