Appalachian students place second in international industrial design competition


BOONE—A simple class project turned into a rewarding real-world experience for two Appalachian State University industrial design majors from the Department of Applied Design. Now juniors, Elizabeth Foster and Garrett Peebles worked together to develop a solution to the design brief that was assigned to them during their sophomore design studio led by Assistant Professor Michael Rall. As part of … Read More

Innovating together as nimble bees


Students of the Howest-Industrial Design Center score high amongst designer schools on the online design platform ‘Nimble Bee’: in the meantime, P&G and ABInBev test positive in 2015. The project is directed by the Flemish company CogniStreamer. The Nimble Bee design competition For the second time CogniStreamer organized the closed, online competition for customers, such as P&G and ABInBev, between … Read More

The IUT de Chambéry participates in his first global packaging innovation contest


The first year students of DUT Packaging completed Saturday, April 4th an intense week of “design creation”. They participate in a global competition launched by a collaborative innovation platform ( The challenges come from two major brands (a brewer and a multinational company specialized in consumer goods). The students, supervised by three professional designers involved at the IUT de Chambéry … Read More