Our seminar series features distinguished academic and industry speakers in design. The series aims to showcase the ever-evolving, interdisciplinary nature of design in a real-world context. These talks are open and free to the public.
Join the Design Lab to learn about how we approach design as a way of thinking and doing, harnessing the knowledge and energy of the university to address major societal issues. Our showcases feature current projects and initatives and profiles on our people.
Initiated by the UC San Diego Design Lab in 2016, the Design Forward Alliance (DFA) is a non-profit organization that promotes design-driven innovation in business, education, and government. DFA sponsors’ numerous design-related events in the San Diego region that will be of interest to the members of the UC San Diego Design Lab as well as to those who follow the Design Lab activities.