SIDeR 2009 Flirting with the Future

Eindhoven, Netherlands
- Eindhoven

Event Description


SIDeR conference:

Flirting with the Future

prototyped visions by the next generation

The platform for students to experience, share and discuss the future of interaction

April 15th till 17th, 2009 at Eindhoven University of Technology, the Netherlands.

The organisation of the fifth Student Interaction Design Research (SIDeR) conference challenges you to interact! We especially invite graduate and post-graduate students to experience and discuss the future of interaction through their designs, supported by and grounded in solid design arguments.


Big Brother is playing your music

The one with ambient platforms and intelligent environments

Designing the void

The one about content, services and disappearing products

The illusion of designing interaction

The one where interaction and its design are questioned

Designocracy or designocrazy

The one about ethics, societal transformation and ‘the why’

The new pencils for design

The one with design tools and methods

Can I pick your brain?

The one with your vision

This is your chance to share new insights and visions, in the conference where interaction is everything.


The conference program consists of a varied mix of keynote speakers, interaction demonstrators, presentations, workshops, interactive sessions and social events.


Students are invited to submit a (video) ex