On the 10th of April in 2014 at the Hogeschool Utrecht a symposium in celebration of the doctorate degree of Christine de Lille is organized. Christine will defend her thesis on User Centered Design for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises the day before on the Delft University of Technology.

On Friday 7th of November 2014, 15 students of the master track Integrated Product Design from Delft University of Technology were invited to participate in a workshop on social robot design.

Why is it that IDE graduates apply to many jobs that do not specify an IDE educational profile? How distinct are the design capabilities of IDE-graduates from that of other Delft engineers? -and from graduates of other schools on industrial design?