DSM Conference 2018

The 20th International DSM Conference was held in Trieste, Italy, 15th – 17th October 2018.

Industry Sprint Workshop (ISW)

Continuing the successs of 2017, the 20th International WorldConference held the seconde Design Sprint Workshop. The conference presented a challenge of analysing 2 typical business challenges and suggesting improvements on its architecture that would benefit the company and the product users. The participants were divided in 6 groups and had access to commercially available DSM symbiotic technologies (DST), as well as consultants to tackle this problem.


The DSM Conference 2008 was attended by arround 30 participants from 15 countries.

Extending the focus of the conference, a variety of topics was available in the 22 that were comprised in the conference proceedings. Again, the participants came from all kinds of backgrounds, ranging from academia via consulting to different industries such as automotive or aerospace. The following topics were covered:

  • Risk Management
  • Enterprise Organization
  • Product and System Architecture
  • Using Data
  • Product Development

Below, some impressions of the conference: