Call for Abstracts for Paper and Poster Presentations
Indian Institute of Crafts and Design, Jaipur invites papers and posters for its 4th International Conference on Recent Trends and Sustainability in Crafts and Design to be held at Jaipur, India, in the fourth week of November 2023. Academicians, policy makers, industry professionals, government representatives, NGOs, freelancers, designers, researchers, craftsperson and other crafts sector stakeholders, are encouraged to send original research/ study abstracts by 14 March 2023 (Closed).
The conference aims at an outcome on impactful societal design, embracing the change in craft sector, material & designs for sustainable development, innovation in craft sector and developing entrepreneurs to marketers. Conference at IICD Sangoshthi 2023 acts as a catalyst of change in the craft sector involving artisans, academicians, researchers and the industrialist. It looks forth for a dialogue with the artisans across country to address the challenges, prospects and problems from the grass root level. Participants of conference gets a chance to interact with the artisans that broadens the horizon of their design ideas connecting them with the crafts.
The 1st International Conference was successfully held at IICD in November 2017, and the 2nd edition of the International Conference was held in November 2019& the 3rd International Conference was successfully held online in November 2021 with a wide range of participation.
The 4thedition of the International Conference will be interdisciplinary. We seek abstracts for 15-minute presentations and posters related to the themes outlined below.
Paper and Poster Themes/Subthemes
We welcome original papers that may provide theoretical discussions or empirical case studies, revolving around the conference theme for valuable input for the design and crafts practices
- Modernizing Craft (Embracing Change in the Crafts Sector)
- Eco Design & Circularity
- Social Impact of Crafts
- Consumer Insights & Marketing
- Education in Craft Sector
- History of Crafts
- Intervention of Technology in Craft Sector
Tentative Date Schedule for Conference 2023
|14 March 2023||Last date for abstract submission|
|15-20 March 2023||Review process for abstract acceptance|
|24 April 2023||Communication with selected abstracts|
|30 June 2023||Last date for submission of the full paper|
|1 August 2023||Communication for acceptance of rectifications in the paper|
|16 August 2023||Final submission|
|16 September 2023||Registration open for the conference|
|Fourth week of November||Conference (dates TBC)|
Registration Category Details
Only online registration for the conference will be accepted. The online payment window will be available at the website of IICD (www.iicd.ac.in) 16th September 2023 onwards.
|Category||Registration Fees (INR)|
|Participant Registration Fee: Presenter and Non-Presenter|
|Academician/Faculty/ Research Scholar||2500/-|
|Non-Presenting Attendees/ Students/ Professional||500/-|
|Artisans- Token Registration||200/-|
|Industry Nominee/ Government Official||5000/-|
For any conference related query please contact
- Prof. (Dr.) Toolika Gupta
- Dr. Rena Mehta
- Dr. Kingshuk Mukherjee