UD 2014

Start Date: 
Jun 16, 2014
End Date: 
Jun 18, 2014
Location
City: 
Lund
Country: 
Sweden
Our aim is to make UD2014 in Lund a creative and diverse meeting place for both speakers and participants. By exchanging knowledge, experiences and ideas we can build global connections and creative networks for future work on universal design. The conference will strive to give participants and contributors a chance to also exchange practical experiences through an extensive demo/exhibition track.
 
UD2014 is thematically inclusive to allow for conversations on how to improve inclusion in all areas of societal life, in work and in play, in indoor and outdoor spaces, in cities and rural settings, for young and for old.
CONFERENCE TOPICS INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
  • planning
  • spaces
  • experiences
  • housing
  • cultural heritage
  • transport chains
  • cities
  • gaming
  • culture
  • public services
  • working life
  • research
  • user involvement
  • products
  • technology
  • wayfinding
  • logistics
  • recreation or leisure
  • education
  • social networks
  • public areas
  • methods
We invite submissions from both researchers and practitioners and we particularly encourage demonstrations. Submissions can be made in the following four categories:
 
1. Long papers (maximum 10 pages)
2. Short papers (maximum 2 pages)
3. Design cases (maximum 10 pages)
4. Demonstrations/exhibits (maximum 2 pages)
 
Long and short papers will be published in the proceedings from the conference. Design cases and demonstrations will be made available electronically. Short papers can be presented orally or by a poster. All submissions will be peer reviewed by a scientific committee.
 
More information and instructions on how to submit to the conference: www.ud2014.se
The conference language is English.
 

IMPORTANT DATES

Sept. 15, 2013 Submission system opens
Jan. 15, 2014 - Submission deadline: Long paper
Jan. 15, 2014 - Submission deadline: Short paper, design cases, demonstrations/exhibits