October 19, 2010
ESDi has been present in the International Committee for Design History and Design Studies

The technical communication submitted, entitled "Design, Crafts and local development in the Canary Islands: case studies and strategic programs", contains a summary of the current state of research on the roles, methodologies and emerging educational implications of the designer as a catalyst territorial innovation processes in an island context. Experiences are presented in synergy with the craft and PROCEDER/PROCEDIR, a training, research and knowledge transfer in Design for Sustainable Local Development inter-university, with the participation of ESDi through the Product and Interior Department.