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Ana Margarida R. D. F. Gomes Ferreira

Email: ana.margarida.ferreira@universidadeeuropeia.pt
Degree: Ph.D.
Scientific Area:Production Engineering/Industrial Design
Affiliation:IADE, Universidade Europeia
Category: Auxiliar Professor
ORCID: 0000-0001-7799-0477
Awards: Laureate International "Here for Good 2017" Honorary Prize Universities
Languages: Portuguese, English
Research Interests: 
Design, Creativity, Innovation and Sustainable Development; Cultural and Creative Industries; Design Education; Social Entrepreneurship, Wellbeing and Governance; Socioeconomic and Cultural Dynamics; Sustainable Social Change.


Ana Margarida Ferreira holds a Ph.D. in Production Engineering/Industrial Design (2008, UBI), a Postgraduation in Product Design (1996, Glasgow School of Art / CPD) and a B. A.degree in Industrial Design (1995, IADE). She is Assistant Professor at IADE - Universidade Europeia, PT, member of the Scientific Board of the University, senior researcher of UNIDCOM/IADE (R&D unit), and Coordinator of ID:Co.Lab - Collaborative Research Lab in Design, Innovation and Sustainable Development.  Collaborates with Brazilian LOGO/ Universidade Federal Santa Catarina, ECOAR/Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte research Labs, and with Cypriot Art + Design: elearning Lab-Design for Social Change, from Cyprus University of Technology (CUT). Ana Margarida is the director and lecturer of academic courses such as Research Methodology, Design, Creativity, Innovation, Sustainability or Production Design (Ph.D., Master and BA in Design). Currently, she is a Postdoc Research Fellow in the field of Social Design at CUT (http://elearningartdesign.org/about-us.html) and, since 2018, an associate member of Hub Nicosia/Synthesis – Center for Research and Education (https://www.synthesis-center.org/), in Cyprus. https://www.unidcom-iade.pt/centre/people/ana-margarida-ferreira/

She is a member of several national and international professional networks and platforms, collaborates with Scientific and Editorial Committees of specialized Journals or Design Conferences and is invited to Evaluation Committees, such as the National Handicraft Award 2017, as specialist. She is also invited to make communications in various forums in the thematic areas of Creativity, Design, Innovation and Sustainability.

In 2015, Ana Margarida was awarded the IADE-U Research and Teaching Award and, in 2017, the Coordination of the "L3 - Lisbon Common Learning Laboratory" Project (https://www.unidcom-iade.pt/research/) was honoured with the Laureate International Universities "Here for Good" Honorary Prize, presenting Portugal, and with the dissemination of the same project in Laureate's Annual Global Impact Report.

Ana Margarida Ferreira successfully supervised 5 PhD theses and more than 20 Master theses in Design, in collaboration with companies and other national and international Higher Education Institutions. At present, she supervises 6 Ph.D. theses and several Master students.

She was President of the Scientific Board (2015-16) and member of the Pedagogical Board of IADE-U (1999-2017). She Coordinated the B.A. Course in Design (2009/12-2014/17), was Executive Director of UNIDCOM/IADE (R&D unit) (2008-09) and Vice-President of Direction Board of IADE’s Design School (2010-12).

Publications

2017

Ferreira, A. M., & Korčulanin, L. (2017). Mapping the system architecture of water toilet management for a new and more sustainable Water Service Design framework. In Proceedings of the DDC 4th Conference. Lisbon, Portugal: IADE - Universidade Europeia, Edições IADE.

Rocha, H., Ferreira, A. M., & de Azevedo, J. (2017). Paradigm shift in Design Education to drive Strategic Innovations , Sustainable Solutions and Social Change. In IADE Design Doctoral Conference’17(p. 8). Lisboa.

Ferreira, A. M., Arslan, P., & Akpınarlı, H. F. (2017). New Sustainable Textile Design: Exploring Symbolic Diversity and Hybrid Fabrics of Turkish and Portuguese Cultural Heritage. In Design Doctoral Conference’17, Proceedings of the DDC 4th Conference2. Lisbon, Portugal: IADE - Universidade Europeia, Edições IADE.

Ferreira, A. M. (2017, October 23). (workshop) “DISCERN PROJECT: Sensing Change in/by Design Education”, with IADE-UE, UNIDCOM/ID:Co.Lab, Cyprus University of Technology (CUT)/Art+Design eLearning Lab, Paris College of Art (PCA), Dialogue Café, Gestools, Madeira Interactive Technologies Ins. Funchal, Portugal.

Ferreira, A. M., Farinha, I., & Pinheiro, C. (2017). Senses & Sensibility for Social Innovation and Sustainable Behavior (workshop). 9th Senses & Sensibility, International Design Conference and Its Affiliated Conference: RHIZOMES. 24-27 Outubro. Funchal, Portugal.

Ferreira, A. M., Sardone, G., & Correia, J. (2017). Figueira Memory Project: Keep figueira with you. Open Design Italia 2017 Exhibition - Il Design é Nutriente. italy: Italienisches Kulturinstitut.

Bernarda, J., Ferreira, A. M., Silva, C., & Queiroz, I. (2017). Design as a pedagogical tool to make ( in ) visible realities visible , to promote social sensibility and nurture activism for a more sustainable future. In IADE Design Doctoral Conference’17. Lisboa.

Sambade, A., & Ferreira, A. M. (2017). Co-designing the Future : How Designers and Research Labs play an important role to Social Engagement and Sustainability. In Proceedings of the 9th International Conference Senses and Sensibility 2017(p. 9). Funchal.

Ferreira, A. M. (2017, November 7). ID:Co.Lab: Cidades Sustentáveis. (Roundtable) Jornadas Solidárias 2017 – ARE YOU AWAKE?, Laureate Global Days of Service. Lisbon, Portugal.

Bernarda, J., Ferreira, A. M., Silva, C., & Queiroz, I. (2017). Design as a process tool of collaborative and multidisciplinary learning in society. The Design Journal, 20(sup1), S900–S914. https://doi.org/10.1080/14606925.2017.1353035

Pinheiro, C., Farinha, I., & Ferreira, A. M. (2017). Impact practices: Communication & Design Case studies. In Proceedings of the 9th International Conference Senses and Sensibility 2017(pp. 98–105). Funchal.

Ferreira, A. M. (2017, April 27). Novas Aplicações para a Lã – a utilização de lã na construção civil e indústria têxtil/Lã e Tinturaria Natural – Oportunidades e Inovação (Workshop). Organization of 34aOvibeja.

Ferreira, A. M. (2017, March 22). (Roundtable) Água para Todos/Water for All, no âmbito do Dia Mundial da Água das Nações Unidas, com EPAL, Geratriz, ProTEJO e IBFAN, at Centro de Inovação Mouraria. Sustainable Energy Youth Network & IADE/UNIDCOM, ID:Co.Lab.

Gonçalves, E., Ferreira, A. M., & Christiaans, H. (2017). User-Oriented Method as a Way to Humanise the User-Energy Relationship in Public Lighting. In J. Charytonowicz (Ed.), Advances in Human Factors, Sustainable Urban Planning and Infrastructure. AHFE 2017. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing(pp. 106–118). Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-60450-3_11

Ferreira, A. M., & Bernarda, J. (2017, December 16). Feira/Exposição Multicultural Bairro Rego. Lisbon.

Milne, V., Ferreira, A. M., & Gonçalves, E. (2017). The Hybrid Analog and Digital Representation as a process of expanding Design reflection Model Construction for Evaluation of the Descriptive Process. In Design Doctoral Conference’17, Proceedings of the DDC 4th Conference. Lisbon, Portugal: IADE - Universidade Europeia, Edições IADE.

Souleles, N., Savva, S., & Ferreira, A. M. (2017). The challenge of embedding design for social change and innovation in Higher Education curricula and the role of DISCERN (DesIgn for Social Change and innovation through a EuRopean Network). In 9th International Conference Senses and Sensibility 2017. Funchal.

Ferreira, A. M. (2017, October 25). (debate) Metodologias participativas: Combate à Pobreza e Exclusão Social e promoção da Inclusão Social. IX Fórum Nacional de Combate à Pobreza e Exclusão Social Com a EAPN - European Anti Poverty Network (Rede Europeia Anti-Pobreza), Junta de Freguesia Da Estrela e a Legião Da Boa Vontade. IADE - Universidade Europeia.

Farinha, I., Pinheiro, C., & Ferreira, A. M. (2017). Moving Life in circles: communication & design in a circular economy. (Workshop) 9th International Conference Senses and Sensibility 2017th Senses & Sensibility, International Design Conference and Its Affiliated Conference: RHIZOMES. 24-27 Outubro. Funchal, Portugal.

Ferreira, A. M. (2017, May 24). “What Design Can Do for Social Change?”, Ciclo de Empreendedorismo Social. Organization of Conference. Lisbon, Portugal: Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian.

2016

Ferreira, A. M., & Milne, V. (2016). O Espaço Inter-Relacional dos Modelos e dos Protótipos Criativo em Design. E-Revista LOGO, 5, 1–22. Retrieved from http://incubadora.periodicos.ufsc.br/index.php/eRevistaLOGO/article/view/3929/4517

Korčulanin, L., & Ferreira, A. M. (2016). Anthropology and design as a »change agent«: example of the project Give a Shit. In IUAES – International Congress World anthropologies and privatization of knowledge: engaging anthropology in public. Dubrovnik, Croatia. Retrieved from http://iuaes2016.com/wp-content/uploads/iuaes2016-program.pdf

Ferreira, A. M. (2016). Inovação no ensino do Design: Práticas colaborativas e sustentabilidade. Comunicação No Encontro Ciência 2016. Lisbon, Portugal.

Ferreira, A. M. (2016). Organização do Workshop “CREA: Expanding Ethnographic Boundaries by Cross-Disciplinary Collaboration with Design and Creative Methods.” Tartu, Estonia.

Korčulanin, L., & Ferreira, A. M. (2016). CREA - expanding ethnographic boundaries by cross-disciplinary collaboration with design and creative methods. Korčulanin, L., & Ferreira, A.M. Tartu, Estonia.

Korculanin, L., Ferreira, A. M., & Mursic, R. (2016). Design and anthropology in collaboration: (example of the project) The Give a Shit Project. In E. Duarte, C. Duarte, & F. Carvalho Rodrigues (Eds.), Design Doctoral Conference’16: TRANSversality - Proceedings of the DDC 3rd Conference(pp. 144–151). Lisbon: UNIDCOM/IADE. Retrieved from http://unidcom.iade.pt/ddc16/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/Proceedings-e-Book.pdf

Ferreira, A. M. (2016). Figueira Memory Project: backpack, shoulder bag, tablecloth and picnic box. Open Design Italia 2016 Exhibition. Basilica Palladiana in Vicenza, Italy.

2015

Ferreira, A. M. (2015). Coordenação do Workshop Design e Inovação Sustentável nas fibras naturais. Jornadas Técnicas “Fibras Naturais: Inovação e Sustentabilidade. Sede ADPM. Mértola, Portugal.

Korčulanin, L., Barbosa, C., & Ferreira, A. M. (2015). Placing toilets in sustainable design – the need for social and technological innovation. In E. Duarte, C. Duarte, & F. C. Rodrigues (Eds.), Proceedings of the 8th International Conference UNIDCOM/IADE, Senses & Sensibility: Design as a Trade(pp. 204–211). Lisbon: UNIDCOM/IADE. Retrieved from https://www.researchgate.net/publication/281939474_Placing_toilets_in_sustainable_design_-_the_need_for_social_and_technological_innovation

Ferreira, A. M. (2015). Co-coordenação do Workshop Second International Cork Workshop: Composite Materials, Faculdade de Arquitetura da Universidade de Lisboa. Lisbon, Portugal.

Marques, P., & Ferreira, A. M. (2015). Cool sustainable toy : designing pedagogic and innovative product through an emotional approach. In E. Duarte, C. Duarte, & F. C. Rodrigues (Eds.), Proceedings of the 8th International Conference Senses & Sensibility: Design as a Trade. Lisbon: UNIDCOM/IADE. Retrieved from file:///C:/Users/Unidcom/Downloads/S&S

Korčulanin, L., Barbosa, C., & Ferreira, A. M. (2015). Toilet innovation and water management: revolutionary steps for a green society and wellbeing. In Cumulus 2015: In a planet of our own: a vision of sustainability with focus on water. Mumbai. Retrieved from https://www.researchgate.net/publication/283086456_Toilet_innovation_and_water_management_-_revolutionary_steps_for_a_green_society_and_wellbeing?enrichId=rgreq-5c0a049ca5c6edf9848a1783c05173f5-XXX&enrichSource=Y292ZXJQYWdlOzI4MzA4NjQ1NjtBUzoyODc2NjAwNDk0

Korčulanin, L., Barbosa, C., & Ferreira, A. M. (2015). Placing toilets in sustainable design : the need for social and technological innovation. In E. Duarte, C. Duarte, & F. Carvalho Rodrigues (Eds.), proceedings of the 8 8th international conference Senses and Sensibility: design as a trade(pp. 204–211). Lisbon: UNIDCOM/IADE.

Korčulanin, L., Barbosa, C., & Ferreira, A. M. (2015). Toilet innovation and water management: revolutionary steps for a green society and wellbeing. In Cumulus 2015: In a planet of our own: a vision of sustainability with focus on water. Mumbai. Retrieved from https://www.researchgate.net/publication/283086456_Toilet_innovation_and_water_management_-_revolutionary_steps_for_a_green_society_and_wellbeing?enrichId=rgreq-5c0a049ca5c6edf9848a1783c05173f5-XXX&enrichSource=Y292ZXJQYWdlOzI4MzA4NjQ1NjtBUzoyODc2NjAwNDk0

Ferreira, A. M. (2015). Coordenação do Workshop Design, Inovação Sustentável e Empreendedorismo Social, IADE: Talk, GREENFEST’15. Creative Crowd, Centro de Congressos do Estoril. Estoril, Portugal.

Matos, D. F., Ferreira, A. M., Pinho, A., & Martins, J. (2015). Design de dispositivos médicos: contributo do design para o desenvolvimento de uma prótese externa de um membro inferior. E-Revista LOGO, 4(1), 73–90. Retrieved from http://incubadora.periodicos.ufsc.br/index.php/eRevistaLOGO/article/view/3476/4160

Ferreira, A. M. (2015). Co-coordenação do Workshop Criatividade, Design e Comunicação, Projeto Moralá Castelo IADE/FAS. Lisbon, Portugal: Café Belmonte Cultural Club.

Ferreira, A. M. (2015). Figueira Memory/IADE-U. Agricultura Lusitana 2015, EUNIQUE 2015 – International Fair for Applied Arts and Design. Karlsruhe, Germany. Retrieved from https://uaonline.ua.pt/upload/med/joua_m_3563.pdf

Ferreira, A. M. (2015). Projetos do ID:CoLab: Fios de Lã. Festival IN 2015 – Festival de Criatividade e Inovação.Lisbon, Portugal: FIL - Feira Internacional de Lisboa. Retrieved from http://www.festivalin.pt/programa-2/

2014

Ferreira, A. M. (2014). DESIGN E EMPREENDEDORISMO SOCIAL. Financiamento: Santa Casa da Misericórdia Lisboa. IADE-U/SCML. Coordenação: Ana Margarida Ferreira.

Ferreira, A. M. (2014). INOVAÇÃO, DESIGN E TURISMO SUSTENTÁVEL. Financiamento: GesTools ASP. IADE-U/GesTools ASP. Coordenação: Ana Margarida Ferreira.

Ferreira, A. M. (2014). PROJETO LÃ, INOVAÇÃO E EMPREENDEDORISMO SOCIAL. Financiamento: BIPZIP. IADE-U/APD/COTMértola/ATNG.

Klavina, S., Ferreira, A. M., & Pinheiro, M. D. (2014). Sustainability, interior design, and comfort in youth travel accommodations. In T. Ahram, W. Karwowsky, & T. Mare (Eds.), Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics AHFE 2014(pp. 2488–2498). Kraków, Poland.

Matos, D., & Ferreira, A. M. (2014). Contribution of design in the developmental process of external prosthetic medical devices. In T. Ahram, W. Karwowsky, & T. Mare (Eds.), Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics AHFE 2014. Kraków, Poland.

2013

Klavina, S., Ferreira, A. M., & Pinheiro, M. D. (2013). Interior design contributions for well-being and sustainability: Case study of hostels in Lisbo. In Proceedings Book of the 7th UNIDCOM/IADE International Conference(pp. 270–278). Florianopólis, Brazil. Retrieved from http://www.sensesandsensibility.org/docs/SensesandSensibility2013_Proceedings_Book.pdf

Klavina, S., Ferreira, A. M., & Pinheiro, M. D. (2013). Interior design contributions for built environment renewal that considers sustainability and well-being: case study of hostels in Lisbon. In A. Milton (Ed.), Cumulus Dublin Book 2013 – Cumulus Dublin 2013 Conference "more for less – design in an age of austerity”(pp. 142–143). Ireland.

Ferreira, A. M., & Costa, C. (2013). Cinema & Design & Inovação: Apontamentos sobre o impacto, ao longo do tempo, dos novos produtos e processos tecnológicos na 7aArte. In 2aConferência Internacional de Avanca – UA/FA-CIAUD. FA.UTL.

Gonçalves, E., Ferreira, A. M., & Christiaans, H. (2013). Designing a methodology for the use of adaptive lighting in urban spaces. In PLDC 4rd Global Lighting Design Convention, The Dark Art sesson. Copenhaga, Dinamarca. Retrieved from http://www.pld-c.com/conference-programme/

Gonçalves, E., Ferreira, A. M., & Christiaans, H. (2013). Adaptive lighting as a holistic approach to urban lighting design. In J. Ritter (Ed.), PLDC 4rd Global Lighting Design Convention(pp. 77–78). Copenhagen: VIA-Verlag.

Gonçalves, E., Ferreira, A. M., & Christiaans, H. (2013). Designing a methodology for the use of adaptive lighting in urban spaces. Professional Lighting Design. Verlag Fur Innovationen in Der Architektur, (89), 48–49.