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The 6th International Conference for Universal Design in Nagoya 2016

NEW Deadline for abstract submission has been extended: UD2016

The deadline for The 6th International Conference for Universal Design in Nagoya 2016 (UD2016) abstract submission has been extended until Monday 27 June.
We are looking forward to your submission.
to UD2016 official website

NEW The 6th International Conference for Universal Design in Nagoya 2016

The details are as follows. We sincerely look forward to your enthusiastic participation.



IAUD Global Network

An information from the Norwegian Centre for Design and Architecture was delivered (Mar.31, 2016)

2016.3.31(PDF 37KB)

A newsletter from iF was delivered (Mar.9,2016)

2016.3.9(PDF 50KB)

A newsletter from iF was delivered (Mar.3,2016)

2016.3.3(PDF 90KB)



Events

Application Requirements for IAUD Award 2016

IAUD cordially invites you to apply for the awards of excellence in universal design. The deadline has been extended.

[Updated:April 22, 2016]



Reports

New Year Greetings from Chairman of the Board of Directors Shimizu

Happy New Year to everyone. I am Takaaki Shimizu. Last June I assumed office as the new Chairman of the Board of Directors, succeeding the former Chairman Kazuo Okamoto. I would like to take this opportunity to express my deep gratitude for your support in the past year.

[Updated:January 28, 2016]

IAUD Awards Citations 2015
CHAIRS INTRODUCTION & FULL CITATIONS

Prof. Roger Coleman, the chairman of the Selection Committee and Professor Emeritus of the Royal College of Art, commented on each winners.

[Updated:December 22, 2015]



What We Do

Announcement of the Mobile Information UD Survey

Since it came to the attention of IAUD that the methods and procedures of providing transportation information to commuters and travelers at places like train stations and bus terminals vary from one company to the next, the IAUD Mobile Space Project has been studying the °»seams°… in the crossover from one service to another. To investigate this issue, the IAUD Mobile Space Project prepared the Mobile Information UD Survey as a tool. We are now making the survey available to our members and the public.

[Updated:March 25, 2010]

Making original pictogram "Beware of burns" available for use

pictogram Beware of burnsWe are making available to the public three new pictograms created by the UD Food Project, two pictograms for °»Beware of burns°… and one for °»Beware of steam°…

[Updated:November 26, 2009]

Use of the online version of the IAUD/UD Matrix

We are introducing the concept of the IAUD / UD Matrix and instructions on how to use it to enable people to access and use IAUD / UD Matrix User Information of the Standardization Research Working Group.

[Updated:October 8, 2009]

The IAUD / UD Matrix is now available for use

We have just released Ver.1.10 of the IAUD / UD Matrix. This is an upgrade of Ver.1.00 released in October 2007. We hope members will make use of the new version and we welcome all comments regarding the new version and requests for future versions.

[Updated:February 27, 2009]