Competitions & Submission Opportunities

Digital Echoes Symposium

Call for submissions answering “where are we going?” (themes of choreography and dance, materialism, inclusivity, archives, ownership, and immersive experience)

Deadline: 25th January 2018


PhD Special Seminar: unfolding a proof of concept, at the ServDes 2018 conference

Submit a research question

Deadline: 29th January 2018


Made In New York Symposium on the History of Design

Invitation for proposals

Deadline: 29th January 2018


Moving Images – Static Spaces: Architectures, Media, Film, Communication, Digital Art and Design Interdisciplinary Conference

Call for abstracts

Deadline: 30st January 2018


Interaction Design and Architecture(s) Journal – Human Work Interaction Design meets International Development section

Call for papers on human centred design for work, affordance, experience economy, knowledge economy, transformation economy, pervasive computing, Internet of Things.

Deadline: 31st January 2018


International Conference on Computation, Communication, Aesthetics and X

Call for submissions

Deadline: 31st January 2018


MODAPALAVRA e-periodical

Call for papers on fashion branding and trends.

Deadline: 31st January 2018


ITERATIONS Design Research and Practice Review

Call for articles

Deadline: 31st January 2018


Experience Design Meets Service Design Workshops at CHI 2018

Call for papers

Deadline: 2nd February 2018


SIGGRAPH 2018 Emerging Technology Conference

Call for submissions

Deadline: 13th February 2018


Design Research Society Conference

Invitation for submissions

Deadline: 15th February 2018


The Mayor’s Entrepreneur Competition

Business/social enterprise competition

Deadline: 18th February 2018


It Wasn’t Written Designerly Ways of Historiography Symposium

Call for papers

Deadline: 19th February 2018


British Library PhD Research Placement Scheme

Call for applications

Deadline: 19th February 2018


International Design For All Foundation Good Practices Awards

Call for entries

Deadline: 23rd February


Society for Experiential Graphic Design Conference

Call for papers

Deadline: 2nd March 2018


Living Machines Conference

Call for papers related to robotics, biometric materials and structures, nature inspired design, hybrid machine/organism systems

Deadline: 12th March 2018


Tangible Intangible Heritage Built Environment Conference

Call for abstracts

Deadline: 1st April 2018


Photography In Academic Research: Images In The Post-Truth Era

Call for panels, papers and visual submissions

Deadline: 6th April 2018


Participatory Design Conference

Call for student projects

Deadline: 14th May 2018


Conference on Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies

Invitation for submissions

Deadline: 30th June 2018


The Design Journal

PhD study report invitation for submissions

No deadline