Conference Proceedings

2016

Sustainable Energy for All by Design

Vezzoli C., Delfino E.

Proceeding of the LeNSes Conference, Cape Town, South Africa, 28-30 September 2016. ISBN:978-88-95651-23-1

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2015

An African-European Network of Design Universities Fostering the Goal of Sustainable Energy for All

Vezzoli C., Ceschin F., Osanjo L., M'Rithaa M.K., Moalosi R., Nakazibwe V., Diehl J.C.

Kampala International Design Conference (KIDEC), Kampala, Uganda, 21-24 July 2015

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2014

Visualising Product-Service System Business Models 

Vezzoli C., Ceschin F., Resta B., Gaiardelli P.

19th DMI: Academic Design Management Conference Design Management in an Era of Disruption. London, 2–4 September 2014.

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2013

System Design for Sustainable Energy for All

Vezzoli C., Delfino E.

Relating Systems Thinking & Design 2013. Emerging Contexts for Systemic Design. AHO – Oslo School of Architecture & Design Oslo, Norway 9th-11th October 2013. ISBN 9788254702635.

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LCA Applied Case: Strategic Analysis for a Sustainable Traveling Exhibition

Vezzoli C., Baron G.

Conference proceedings of the Vth International Conference on Life Cycle Assessment, CILCA2013. Universitad Tecnologica Nacional, Facultad Regional Mendoza, Argentina.  ISBN 9789504201465. p. 786.

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2012

A System Approach to Design for Sustainability and Inclusion. Preliminary Results of the EU funded TANGO Project focused on Intergenerational Dialogue and Eco-Efficiency

Vezzoli C., Bacchetti E.

In Guedes, M. Graça & Sá Leal, Nuno (edit by) Sustainable and inclusive design. Guimarães: Universidade do Minho. International Conference on sustainable and inclusive design, Guimarães, Portogallo, 8/11/2012 - 10/11/2012. ISBN 9789728533304. (di pp. 20-62).

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From “Appropriate Technologies” to “Appropriate Stakeholders Interactions”: System Design for Sustainability, a Promising Approach to Couple Eco-Efficiency with Social Equity and Cohesion

Vezzoli C.

In Sieber W., Schweighofer M. (edit by) atti 15th European Roundtable on Sustainable Consumption and Production (15th ERSCP) SCP meets Industry, Bregenz, Austria, 2-4 maggio, 2012. Bregenz: Austrian Institute of Ecology. ISBN 978-3-901269-00-4. pp. 1-12. Disponibili su www.erscp2012.eu

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2011

System Design for Sustainability. The New Research Frontiers

Vezzoli C.

In Haoming Z., Korvenmaa P., Xin L. (edit by) atti Tao of Sustainability. Strategies in a globalisation context, Academy of Arts and Design, Tsinghua University, Pechino, 27-29 ottobre, 2011. ISBN: 978-7-5609-7384-5

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The Learning Network on Sustainability: a Mechanism for the Development and Diffusion of Teaching Materials and Tools on Design for Sustainability in an Open-Source and Copy Left Ethos

Vezzoli C., Ceschin, F.

In atti Know-how: Talent, Knowledge and Interaction. Interdisciplinary Seminar, Lisbona, IPA, March 20-21 marzo 2009

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Small Scale Socio-Technical Experiments as Stepping Stones for Eco-Efficient Product-Service Systems Diffusion: a New Role for Strategic Design for Sustainability.

Vezzoli C., Ceschin F., Vergragt P.

In Hesselbach, J., and Herrmann, C. (edit by) Functional Thinking for Value Creation. Proceedings of the 3rd CIRP International Conference on Industrial Product Service Systems, Technische Universität Braunschweig, Braunschweig, Germania, 5-6 Maggio 2011. Berlino Heidelberg: Springer. ISBN: 9783642196898. pp. 111-116.

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A Taxonomy of Strategies for Achieving Environmental Sustainability on the Clothing Sector

Vezzoli C., Martins S., dos Santos A., Sampaio C., Silva J., Prado G.

In ISBN 9780620521284

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2010

Design for Social Equity and Cohesion. A New Role in Designing Systems of Products, Services and Stakeholders Interactions.

Vezzoli C.

In atti International Conference on Design and Graphic Printing (CIDAG), Lisbona 27-29 ottobre 2010. ISBN: 9789729994821. pp. 42-43.

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Sustainability in Design: Now! Challenges and Opportunities for Design Research, Education and Practices in the XXI Century

Ceschin F., Vezzoli C., Zhang J. (edit by)

Greenleaf Publishing Inc, ISBN-13: 978-1-906093-54-9, Sheffield, 2010, III-VI  

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Our Common Nature. Insights from the “Moral Faculty” and its Potential Role in System Design for Socially and Environmentally Sustainable Outcomes.

Vezzoli C., Indorewala H.

In Ceschin F., Vezzoli C., Jun Z., Sustainability in Design: Now! Challenges and Opportunities for Design Research, Education and Practices in the XXI Century. Greenleaf Publishing Inc, ISBN-13: 978-1-906093-54-9, Sheffield, 2010, Pages 191-197.

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Case Study of the Design of Eco-Efficient Product-Service-System for KONE Corporation, using the MSDS Method and Tools

Cortesi S., Vezzoli C., Donghi C.

In Ceschin F., Vezzoli C., Jun Z., Sustainability in Design: Now! Challenges and Opportunities for Design Research, Education and Practices in the XXI Century. Greenleaf Publishing Inc, Sheffield, 2010, Pages 1201-1203, 1211 (di pp. 1201-1211).

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An Aesthetic for Sustainable Interactions in Product-Service System?

Ceschin F., Vezzoli C., Zingale S.

In Ceschin F., Vezzoli C., Jun Z., Sustainability in Design: Now! Challenges and Opportunities for Design Research, Education and Practices in the XXI Century. Greenleaf Publishing Inc, ISBN-13: 978-1-906093-54-9, Sheffield, 2010, Pages 1484-1486, 1487-1488, 1493-1494 (di pp. 1484-1495).

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A New Ethos for a Multipolar Design Learning Community: a Mechanism for the Development and Diffusion of Teaching Materials on Design for Sustainability in an Open-Source and Copy Left Ethos

Vezzoli C., Ceschin F.

In L. Gómez Chova, D. Martí Belenguer, I. Candel Torres (edit by), Atti INTED2010 Conference, International Association of Technology, Education and Development, IATED, 8-10.03.2010, Valenzia, Spagna, ISBN: 978-84-613-5538-9, pp 18-21, 27, 28 (di pp. 18-29).

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A Growing Demand of Education on Design for Sustainability 

Vezzoli C.

Atti 1° encuetro nacional de docentes en diseño para la sostenibilidad, 10-12.11.2010, Autonomous metropolitan university of Mexico-City, Città del Messico. http://lens.azc.uam.mx/

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2009

Sustainability in Design: Now! LeNS, a Regenerative Multi-Polar, Open Learning Platform on Design for Sustainability.

Vezzoli C.

Atti della conferenza: 2nd International Symposium on Sustainable Design (II ISSD), São Paulo, Brazil, ISSN 2176-2388, pp. 1-33.

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LeNS Africa. An African Learning Network on Sustainability for the Development and Diffusion of Teaching Materials and Tools on Design for Sustainability in an Open-Source and Copyleft Ethos.

Vezzoli C., Ceschin F., M'Rithaa M.

Conference proceedings 4th International Conference on Life Cycle Management, Città del Capo, Sud Africa, 6-9 settembre 2009, pp. 2- 4, 5-6 e 7 (of 1-8).

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2008

Product Service Systems in the Automotive Industry: an Alternative Business Model for a Sustainable Satisfaction System.

Vezzoli C., Ceschin F.

In Cheng K., Makatsoris H., e Harrison D., Advances in manufacturing technology – XXII. Proceedings of the sixth International Conference on Manufacturing Research (ICMR08), Brunel University, Uxbridge, UK, 9-11 settembre 2008. ISBN: 978-1-902316-60-4, pp. 550-552, 554-555, 556 (of 549-556).

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Designing Transition Paths for the Diffusion of Sustainable System Innovations. A New Potential Role for Design in Transition Management? 

Vezzoli C., Ceschin F., Kemp R.

In: Cipolla C., Peruccio P. (edit by) conferece proceedings Changing the change, Torino, 10-12.07.2008. Umberto Allemandi, ISBN 88-422-1670.4, pp. 3-6, 10-11 (of pp.1-14).

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The Learning Network on Sustainability. A Mechanism for the Development and Diffusion of System Design for Sustainability in Design Schools.

Vezzoli C., Penin L.

In: Cipolla C., Peruccio P. (edit by) conference proceedings Changing the change, Torino, 10- 12.07.2008. Umberto Allemandi, ISBN 88-422-1670.4, pp. 1-3, 6-11 (of pp. 1-14).

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Designing Sustainable System Innovation for Low-Industrialised Contexts. A Transition Path Towards Local-Based and Long Lasting Sustainable Mobility Solution in African Contexts. 

Vezzoli C., Ceschin F.

In: Vezzoli C., Geer Ken T., Tukker A., Ceschinn F. (edit by), conference proceedings Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) Framework for Action, Brussel, Belgio, 03.2008. http://www.score-network.org, pp. 125-128, 128-133, 142-144 (of pp. 123-144).

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2007

Design Research and Education for Sustainability in Emerging Countries

Vezzoli C., Penin L.

In: Katiyar V. S., Metha S. (edit by), Conference Proceedings International conference Design Education Tradition and Modernity DETM05. Ahmedabad, India, National Institute of Design, 2007, ISBN 81-86199-57-8, pp. 546-551.

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System Innovation for Sustainability Development in Practice. Application and Evaluation of the SDOS (Sustainability Design-Orienting Scenario) Methodology for the Upstream Wastes Reduction in the Food and in the Paper Chains in the City of Brescia. 

Vezzoli C., Ceschin F.

In: atti della conferenza, European Roundtable on Sustainable Consumption and Production, FHNW School of Life Sciences - Institute for Ecopreneurship, Basel, Switzerland, 6.2007.

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Design per la Sostenibilità. Strumenti e Strategie per la Decade “Educazione per lo Sviluppo Sostenibile.

Vezzoli C., Tamborrini P. (edit by)

Patrocinato da Nazioni Unite (DESD), Commissione Nazionale UNESCO e provincia di Milano. Milano: LibreriaClup editore, ISBN 978-88-7090-9494.

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2006

Design for Sustainability: the New Research Frontiers

Vezzoli C.

In: Conference proceedings 7th Brazilian Conference on Design, P&D, Universidade Federal do Paraná, Curitiba, 2006. pp. 1-28.

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Design for Sustainability: a Methodological Route for Applied Research in Office Furniture Sector

Vezzoli C., Chaves L.

In: Conference proceedings 7th Brazilian Conference on Design, P&D, Universidade Federal do Paraná, Curitiba, 2006. pp. 1-6 (of pp. 1-12).

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Design for Sustainable Consumption. New Roles Designing System Innovations.

Vezzoli C., Manzini E.

In: Tukker A., Andersen M. M. (edit by), conference proceedings Perspective on Radical Changes to Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP), SCORE! network, EU 6FP, Copenaghen, 2006. http://www.score-network.org, pp. 167- 174, 180-197 (of pp. 167-197).

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Educating Designers to Transcultural Creative-Thought for Sustainability

Vezzoli C.

In: Rothbocher B., Kolar M., Ion B., Clarke A. (edit by), conference proceedings Educating designer for a global context? , Basilea, 2006. Basildon, Great Britain: Hadleys Ltd ed., ISBN 0-9553942-0-1, pp. 239-244.

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Multi-Polar Learning Network. A Model for Building a Globally Shared Vision on the Design for Sustainability Discipline.

Vezzoli C., Penin L.

In: Collina L., Scullica F. (edit by), conference proceedings Designing Designer: Design Evolution by East & West. Milano: Edizioni Polidesign, ISBN 88-87981-82-5, pp. 71-75 (of pp. 71-78).

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2005

Design per la Sostenibilità: una Disciplina (sempre più) Articolata.

Vezzoli C.

In: Vezzoli C., Tamborrini P. (edit by), conference proceedings Design per la sostenibilità. Strumenti e strategie per la decade “Educazione per lo sviluppo sostenibile, Nazioni Unite (2005-2014)”. Patrocinato da Nazioni Unite (DESD), Commissione Nazionale UNESCO e Provincia di Milano, Milano, 2005. Milano: LlibreriaClup editore. ISBN 978-88-7090-949-4, pp. 31-45.

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A Migrant Design Creative-Thought. Fostering Necessary Discontinuity for Sustainability.

Vezzoli C.

In: Conference proceedings Research In and Through the Arts, ELIA e Universität der Künste Berlin, Berlino, 2005. pp. 1-10.

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Design di Sistema per la Sostenibilità: Possibili Integrazioni tra Dimensione Socioetica e Ambientale.

Vezzoli C.

In: Conference proceedings Design social, Universitade Estatual de Londrina, 8-11.11.2005. pp. 1-27.

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2004

Experimental Educational Networking on Research Open Issues. Studying PSS Applicability and Development in Emerging Contexts.

Vezzoli, C., Sciama D.

In: Ferrer-Balas D., Mulder K. F., Bruno J. and Sans R. (edit by), Conference proceedings International Conference on Engineering Education in Sustainable Development (EESD2004), CIMNE e UPC, Barcellona, 2004, ISBN 84-95999-60-9, pp. 1-5, 10 (of pp. 1- 12). 

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Sustainable PSS Design in Emerging Contexts

Vezzoli, C., Penin L.

In: Berg C., Tukker A., (edit by), Conference proceedings Sustainable Product-Service-Systems: 'The value in practice', 2nd International Conference - Thematic Network on Sustainable Product-Services (SusProNet), Bruxel, 3-4.06.2004. Delft, Olanda: TNO-STB ed., pp. 103, 104, (of pp. 103-106), http://www.suspronet.org.

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Campus: “lab” and “window” for Sustainable Design research and Education. The DECOS Educational Network Experience.

Vezzoli, C., Penin L.

In: Conference proceedings EMSU2004, Environmental Management for Sustainable Education, Monterrey, Messico, 2004, pp. 1-2, 4-6, 8-9 (of pp. 1-9).

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Strategie e Strumenti per la Diffusione del Design per la Sostenibilità nella Formazione.

Vezzoli, C., Proserpio C.

In: Sala M. (edit by), Conference proceedings ABITA I percorsi delle progettazione per la sostenibilità ambientale, Centro Interuniversitario di Ricerca per l'Architettura Bioecologica e l'Innovazione Tecnologica per l'Ambiente, Firenze 20,21.10.2004. Firenze: Alinea editrice, ISBN 88-8125-882-X, pp. 411, 412, 414 (of pp. 411-414).

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Bello Sostenibile! Ipotesi per il Contributo dell’università del Design all’innovazione Sociale Sostenibile. 

Vezzoli, C.

In: atti del seminario Innovazione sociale sostenibile. Iniziative e progetti a confronto tra realtà milanesi e Università, Unità di Ricerca DIS e RAPI.labo Politecnico di Milano, Forum CONSUMOCRITICO e Insieme nelle Terre di Mezzo, Milano, 3.2004. http://www.lens-italia.polimi.it.

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2003

Designing Systemic Innovation for Sustainability

Vezzoli, C.

In: University of Art and Design Helsinki (edit by), Cumulus Working Papers, conference proceedings VALID, Value in design, Tallinn, 2003. Helsinki: University of Art and Design Helsinki, ISBN 951- 558-041-2, ISSN 1456-307X, pp. 21-31.

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Educational Networking for both Consolidating and Innovating the “Design for Sustainability” Discipline

Vezzoli C., Sciama D.

In: Conference proceedings Vision of possible worlds, Triennale, Milano, 11.2003, pp. 2,3, 7-10, 11 (of pp. 1-13)

Vision of Sustainable Product-Service Systems in Emerging Contexts. Clothing Care in University Campuses of Brazil, China, India and Turkey. 

Vezzoli C., Penin L.

In: Conference proceedings Vision of possible worlds, Triennale, Milano, 11.2003. pp. 1, 2, 5, 6, 8 (of pp. 1-10)

2002

Educational Strategies, Projects and Tools for Higher Education Improvement in the Field of Sustainable Product and Service Development. Educational Experiences, Projects and Tools Co-Ordinated by the Interdepartmental Research Centre in Innovation for Environmental Sustainability of the Politecnico di Milano University.

Vezzoli C.

In: Conference proceedings Engineering Education in Sustainable Development, Delft University of Technology, Delft, Olanda, 24-25.10.2002. Delft: TUD, ISBN 90-5638-099-0, pp. 421-430.

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Product Service Systems Definitions, and Potential for System Eco-Efficiency and Applicability to Developing and Newly Industrialized Countries

Vezzoli C.

In: Research Workshop "Sustainable product service systems. Exploring key definitions and concepts"

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2001

A New Generation of Designers: Perspectives for Education and Training in the Field of Sustainable Design. Experiences and Projects at the Politecnico di Milano University.

Vezzoli C.

In: Conference proceedings The 7th European Roundtable on Cleaner Production, “Sustainable Production and Consumption System – Co-operation for Change”, Lund, Sweden, 5.2001, pp. 1-15.

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Design for Sustainability Education-Direction of Development and Current Situation in Italy. The Case of a Network of Educational Centres and of a Set of Advanced Didactical Support Tools.

Vezzoli C., Manzini E.

In: atti del convegno, Tsinghua 2001’ China International Industrial Design Forum and Industrial Design Education Symposium, Academy of Art & Design, Tsinghua University, Pechino, Cina, 2001. Pechino: Tsinghua University, ISBN 7-302-01066-8/J 22, pp. 27-32 (of pp. 25-33).

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Higher Education and Teacher’s Education in Design for Sustainability. Italian Experiences and Projects Co-Ordinated by the Politecnico di Milano University.

Vezzoli C.

In: atti del convegno, International COPERNICUS conference, Higher Education for Sustainability, University of Lüneburg, Germania, 10.2001. pp. 1-21.

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Product Service Systems as a Strategic Design Approach to Sustainability. Examples Taken from the “Sustainable Innovation” Italian Prize. 

Vezzoli C., Manzini E.

In: Conference proceedings Towards Sustainable Product Design, Amsterdam, 10.2001, pp. 270-276.

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Per una Nuova Cultura Progettuale di Prodotti e Servizi più Sostenibili. 

Vezzoli C.

In: atti del seminario Bellezza, Funzionalità ed Ecologia, Undicesima fiera delle utopie concrete, “Quali sensi per la conversione ecologica e la convivenza”, Città di Castello, 11-14.10.2001, pp. 1-4.

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Eco-Efficienza e Prevenzione. Innovazioni di Sistema per la Sostenibilità.

Vezzoli C.

In: atti convegno/premiazione Innovazione amica dell’ambiente, Politecnico di Milano e Legambiente, Milano, 3.07.2001, pp. 1-4.

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2000

The Building of Interfaces Translating Research Contributions of Contiguous Disciplines into a Language Readable by the Design. One Aspect of the Design Research Explained Trough Some Research Experiences in the Field of Life Cycle Design.

Vezzoli C.

In: Conference proceedings Design (plus) research. Growing a knowledge, Politecnico di Milano, 2000. pp. 313-318.

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Designing a New Product-Service Mix. Short Term Strategy for Sustainability.

Vezzoli C.

In: Conference proceedings Expert meeting on product service systems, United Nation Environmental Programme (UNEP), Parigi, 14-15.06.2000, pp. 1-13.

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Eco-Efficient Product Service System

Vezzoli C., Manzini E.

In: Expert meeting on sustainable service system, United Nation Environmental Programme, 2000

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1999

Clothing Care in the Sustainable Household: Design Orienting Scenario in Germany, Italy and The Netherlands.

Vezzoli C.

In: Conference proceedings The Eighth International Greening of Industry Network Conference, “Sustainability: Ways of Knowing/Ways of Acting”, The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA, 11.1999, (su CD-ROM), pp. 1-7.

Cleaner Production as a New Product-Service Mix: Short Term Strategy for Sustainability.

Vezzoli C., Manzini E.

In: Meima R. (edit by). Conferece proceedings Cleaner Production. The search for New horizons. Trolleholm Castle, 06.1997. Lundt: IIIEE Lundt University, ISSN 1401-0798, pp.55-62.

Strategie di Breve Termine per la Sostenibilità: Design Strategico di un Nuovo Mix di Prodotti e Servizi. 

Vezzoli C., Manzini E.

In: Conference proceedings I distretti industriali sostenibili, Università Federico II di Napoli, Napoli, 5.1999, pp. 1-6.

1998

Clothing Care in the Sustainable Household.

Vezzoli C.

In: Conference proceedings The Seventh International Greening of Industry Network Conference "Partenership and Leadership Building alliances for a Sustainable Future", Roma, 1998, (on CD-rom) pp. 1- 31.

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1997

Environmental Sustainability and Product-Service Design Strategies

Vezzoli C.

In: Convegno Levbar Design, Kopparberg, Svezia, 1997, pp. 1-9.

Life Cycle Design e Informatica

Vezzoli C.

In: Conference proceedings La progettazione di prodotti eco-efficienti. Il ruolo delle tecnologie informatiche, Politecnico di Milano, SMAU Fiera di Milano, Milano, 1997, pp. 27-44.