Designing for Emerging Aesthetics: Product Semantics Approach to the Design of Smartwatches
DS 118: Proceedings of NordDesign 2022, Copenhagen, Denmark, 16th - 18th August 2022
Editor: Mortensen, N.H.; Hansen, C.T. and Deininger, M.
Author: Vaidya, Gaurav; Kalita, Pratul Ch
Institution: National Institute of Fashion Technology Bhopal Madhya Pradesh, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati Assam
Section: Aesthestics & Semantics
DOI number: https://doi.org/10.35199/NORDDESIGN2022.1
Current trends have shown a steep rise in the popularity of smart wearable devices. Inevitably, after mobile phones, the next technology revolution is expected to be in the field of smart wearables. As more and more startups and well-established corporations are venturing into the emerging field of smart wearables, the academic institutes have the responsibility to make students equipped with all the necessary knowledge and skills required to design these futuristic devices for the real world.
Keywords: Smart Wearables, Design Semantics, Form Design, Aesthetics of Wearables, User-Centred Products.