We invite students to share how PD approaches are applied and inform their projects, the ways in which they are challenging PD practice and especially how they invite us to think participation and design «otherwise»

Important dates

  • 15th March 2020 —  Submission deadline for Student Projects

  • 25th April 2020 — Notification of acceptance for student projects authors

Review Process

Projects will be selected based on clarity and relevance to PD and the conference theme, students groups are welcome.

Submission Formatting and Length

Submissions should be written in English and should not be longer than 2 pages, excluding references,  and up to 5 images to clarify the proposal.

Submissions should be done following  the appropriate template available on the submission page.

A compilation of student projects submissions will be included in Vol 3 of the proceedings published by the Universidad de Caldas.


Selected projects will be presented via posters in the Conference and Festival venue. During the conference, attendees will be stimulated to provide feedback/comments/ideas on the displayed projects in the exhibition.

More information on poster template and deadline will be provided by the chairs prior to the conference.