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Pages: 3095-3099
Publication year: 2014
ISBN: 978-84-616-8412-0
ISSN: 2340-1079

Conference name: 8th International Technology, Education and Development Conference
Dates: 10-12 March, 2014
Location: Valencia, Spain

SILESIAN NETWORKING EFFECT: REFLECTIONS ON THE UNIVERSITY – BUSINESS COOPERATION

N. Baba-Ciosek

Silesian University of Technology (POLAND)
This paper presents results of the networking idea in the field of widely understood design. It refers to the program which bases on interdisciplinary cooperation between industry and university through the work of design-educated professionals who are undertaking diversified activities to transfer technology, ideas, creative thoughts and good practices. Program called “Business + Design = Profit” was based on the work of 3 professionals, lasted 14 months and as a result it appeared 180 all initiated contacts and 23 examples of real cooperation. Effects of this cooperation are very much diversified: from multi-sector expert opinions through material analyses to the purchase of the exclusive license for the production and distribution of the selected product. Designers and experts have developed the best solutions for specific companies, ready to implement or finally implemented. This program helped to broaden the businesses' scope of operations through cooperation with designers as well as helped young designers to gain experience, but what is more important it showed how to derive profits from design solutions.
Presented networking program is a part Design Silesia – project realized within the Submeasure 8.2.2 Regional Innovation Strategies of the Human Capital Operational Program.
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author = {Baba-Ciosek, N.},
title = {SILESIAN NETWORKING EFFECT: REFLECTIONS ON THE UNIVERSITY – BUSINESS COOPERATION},
series = {8th International Technology, Education and Development Conference},
booktitle = {INTED2014 Proceedings},
isbn = {978-84-616-8412-0},
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N. Baba-Ciosek (2014) SILESIAN NETWORKING EFFECT: REFLECTIONS ON THE UNIVERSITY – BUSINESS COOPERATION, INTED2014 Proceedings, pp. 3095-3099.
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