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Here are the latest news items from ISD:

  1. news image 07.Mar.2016

    Dr Oseng-Rees exhibits recycled glass collection in the Turner Museum of Glass

    On Wednesday 2 March the Department welcomed Dr Tyra Oseng-Rees to the Turner Museum of Glass to present her work on recycled bottle glass.

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  2. news image 11.Feb.2016

    Workshops on the Arts and Sustainability at UWTSD

    Workshops on Sustainability and the Arts will be offered to students and staff from the Faculty of Art and Design at the University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD), Swansea.

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  3. news image 28.May.2015

    2nd iSustain Symposium, Better Business Through Sustainable Design, on April 15th 2015

    How can businesses perform responsibly while still looking after the bottom line? The day was chaired by Dr Ian Walsh, followed with presentations by Prof. Andy Penaluna of the International Institute for Creative Entrepreneurial Development and Dr Carolyn Hayles of The Institute of Sustainable Practice, Innovation and Resource Effectiveness (INSPIRE).

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  4. news image 21.Apr.2015

    The ISD iSustain Awards 2015

    The Institute for Sustainable Design (ISD) hosted the inaugural iSustain Awards Gala Dinner at the ALEX Design Exchange, University of Wales Trinity Saint David, Swansea on 15th April.

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  5. news image 05.Mar.2015

    iSustain Award

    We are now launching the iSustain Awards sponsored by INSPIRE* to showcase a selection of the great research and development; economic, social and environmental impacts; and product innovation that arise through collaboration.

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  6. news image 08.Oct.2013

    Digital Design Lab - Whats Next?

    The digital design lab workshop, find out about the recent N.Wales one, whats next and download a copy of the presentations along with some useful links put together by the ISD technical officers

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  7. news image 01.Jul.2013

    ISD Case Studies

    ISD has helped a variety of businesses realise the financial benefits of sustainable design. View some of the case studies ISD have worked on.

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  8. news image 28.Jun.2013

    iSustain Symposium 2013 'Does it pay to be green?'

    iSustain Symposium 2013

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  9. news image 28.Jun.2013

    iSustain Speakers - Listen to the individual talks

    iSustain Speakers - Listen to the individual talks

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  10. news image 19.Apr.2013

    Creativity : The Next Generation

    To mark World Property Day Friday 26th April, Swansea Met Business School will be hosting a talk about maximising your IP.

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  11. news image 12.Feb.2013

    Pupils Design Their Future

    Institute for Sustainable Design joins with Swansea Metropolitan’s School of Industrial Design to bring the latest 3D Printing Technology to design students in North Wales.

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  12. news image 21.Dec.2012

    Merry Xmas & Happy New Year

    ISD 2013 forthcoming Programme of events

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  13. news image 23.Nov.2012

    From cars to toys - What will you make on a 3D Printer?

    An intriguing BBC report on the future of 3D printing, how it will be utilised by people in everyday life.

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  14. news image 15.Oct.2012

    Work Starts on New Sustainable Design Centre at City Landmark

    Work has started on the redevelopment of one of Swansea's much-loved buildings as Swansea Metropolitan breathes new life into the city centre with the creation of a world-leading centre of design excellence.

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  15. news image 10.Aug.2012

    What's ISD all about?

    A selection of videos of ISD staff explaining what the project encompasses for them.

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  16. news image 24.Jul.2012

    High Potential Starts Programme Launched in Wales

    A new pilot programme to support high-growth business start-ups has been launched by the Welsh Government. The £2m High Potential Starts project aims to support 50 business ventures, delivering a combined turnover of £36m and creating 480 jobs

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  17. news image 19.Jul.2012

    ISD Initiative secures Major Funding to Open Advanced CAD suite

    The Institute for Sustainable design (ISD) has secured private sector funding of over £40k along with ERDF funding of £160k to offer businesses access to a high end commercial CAD suite at their base at Swansea Metropolitan University.

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  18. news image 02.Jul.2012

    ISD Blog goes live

    Keep up to date with ISD events and workshops with the new ISD blog

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  19. news image 27.Jun.2012

    University View - Rebalancing the Welsh Economy

    If Welsh business is to reap the benefits of investment in science and technology then it needs a thriving industrial design sector to translate scientific breakthroughs into new products and services.

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  20. news image 29.May.2012

    ISD launch at the National Waterfront Museum

    £4.7m World-Leading Design Project Set to Launch

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