Fourth Biennial Design Science Symposium
STEM to STEAM thru Synergy
Bridging Morphology, Biomimicry, Sustainability, and Synergetics
Synergetics Collaborative Inc. (SNEC)
Edna Lawrence Nature Lab at RISD
Rhode Island School of Design
Providence, Rhode Island
31 January 2014 – 2 February 2014
Rosanne Somerson, Interim President, Rhode Island School of Design
Deborah A. Gist, EdD, Commissioner of Elementary and Secondary Education, Rhode Island Department of Education
Dayna Baumeister, PhD, Biomimic & Co-founder Biomimicry 3.8
Dennis Bartels, Executive Director, San Francisco Exploratorium
Kavita Ramanan, PhD, Mathematician & Professor, Brown University
Lefteris Pavlides, Architect & Professor, Roger Williams University
Chris Zelov, Filmmaker & Project Director, Knossus Project
Richard Bresnahan, Master Ceramicist & Artist in Residence, St. Johns University
Eric Goetz, Marine Transportation Designer & CTO, Goetz Composites
Thomas T. K. Zung, Architect & Design Historian, Buckminster Fuller, Sadao, & Zung
George Hart, Bob Sanderson, Lefteris Pavlides, Chris Kitrick, Joseph Clinton,
Ed Popko, Dick Esterle, & Gary Doskis
Complete biographies, workshop information, exhibits, housing,
travel, and registration information will follow soon.
The Symposium Registration Fee is $295. Please pay with cash
or check or money order at the registration desk.
For students, the fee is $60 each.
No charge for RISD students or faculty. No charge for Brown University students.
To register, please follow this link and fill out a registration form.