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PDC: Participatory Design Conference

The Participatory Design Conference (PDC) has been held biennially since 1990. It is sponsored by CPSR.

PDC 2008: 10th Biennial Participatory Design Conference
Experiences and Challenges
September 30 - October 4, 2008, Bloomington, Indiana, USA

PDC 2006: 9th Biennial Participatory Design Conference
Expanding Boundaries in Design
August 1-5, 2006, Trento, Italy

PDC 2004: 8th Biennial Participatory Design Conference
Artful Integration: Interweaving Media, Materials and Practices
July 27-31, 2004, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

PDC 2002: 7th Biennial Participatory Design Conference
Participation and Design: Inquiring into the Politics, Contexts and Practices of Collaborative Design Work
June 23-25, 2002, Malmö, Sweden
Proceedings: Binder, T., Gregory, J., & Wagner, I. (Eds.). Palo Alto, CA: CPSR.

PDC 2000: 6th Biennial Participatory Design Conference
Designing Digital Environments: Bringing in More Voices
November 28 - December 1, 2000, New York, New York, USA
Proceedings: Cherkasky, T., Greenbaum, J., Mambrey, P., & Pors, J. K. (Eds.). Palo Alto, CA: CPSR.

PDC 98: 5th Biennial Participatory Design Conference
Broadening Participation
November 12-14, 1998, Seattle, Washington, USA
Proceedings: Henderson Chatfield, R., Kuhn, S., & Muller, M. (Eds.). Palo Alto, CA: CPSR.

PDC 96: 4th Biennial Conference on Participatory Design
November 13-15, 1996, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
Proceedings: Blomberg, J., Kensing, F., & Dykstra-Erickson, E. (Eds.). Palo Alto, CA: CPSR.

PDC 94: 3rd Biennial Conference on Participatory Design
October 27-28, 1994, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
Proceedings: Trigg, R., Anderson, S. I., & Dykstra-Erickson, E. (Eds.). Palo Alto, CA: CPSR.

PDC 92: Conference on Participatory Design
November 6-7, 1992, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
Proceedings: Muller, M. J., Kuhn, S., & Meskill, J. A. (Eds.) Palo Alto, CA: CPSR.

PDC 90: Conference on Participatory Design
March 31 - April 1, 1990, Seattle, Washington, USA
Proceedings: Namioka, A., & Schuler, D. (Eds.). Palo Alto, CA: CPSR.