ICTD 2020





International Conference of Technology and Design (ICTD 2020) will be held on 14-15 Jan 2020 in Singapore. ICTD is co-hosted by Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) and Zhejiang University (ZJU). This conference is established in the context of technology and design becoming an important engine that continuously drives innovations to enable our society’s prosperity and well-being. Especially, the ever-blurring boundaries of technology and design have presented unprecedented opportunities to higher education and industries.



Conference Theme

The theme of ICTD 2020 is Innovation, Design and Artificial Intelligence (AI). At the conference, we hope to address but not limited to

a) the relationships and interactions among innovation, design and AI;

b) how to construct a multidisciplinary platform of innovation, design and AI;

c) higher education and research frontiers of innovation, design and AI.



Many influential academics, scholars and industry representatives have accepted invitation to deliver speeches at ICTD 2020 including Dyson, Huawei, NRF, ST Electronics, A*STAR as well as MIT, ZJU, Aalto University, SJTU, TU Delft etc.




a) ICTD 2020 will be held in conjunction with 8th?SUTD-MIT International Design Centre (IDC) Summit to form a 3-day event from 13-15 Jan 2020.

b) Day 1 (13 Jan) of the Summit will be a celebration of 10 years IDC and its future. Day 2 (14 Jan) of ICTD 2020 will consist of a series of invited talks related to the theme as well as a panel discussion on Design. Day 3 (15 Jan) will also have invited talks, panel discussions on R&D and Trends, and AI+. The event will end with a SUTD campus tour.

Preliminary Program for Information

(subject to further change)

3-Day Programme (Summit + ICTD)-1

3-Day Programme (Summit + ICTD)-2

3-Day Programme (Summit + ICTD)-3

c) The preliminary programme is for your information and updated programme will be available in due time.

d) Both IDC Design Summit and ICTD 2020 are free admission but registration is required. Kindly complete a short RSVP form located at: 報名鏈接 https://sutdmitidc.typeform.com/to/MhL8jJ?to indicate the sessions you intend to attend by 15 December at the latest.(報名截止日期 12月15日) We will be in touch with you before the end of the year to confirm your status for both events.

e) You may contact [email protected]?for any enquiry.