9 -10 September 2017.

Arrival in Lodz

11 September 2017.
a. Registration and welcome
b. Keynote Speaker – Presenting the theme and philosophy of the Summer School
c. The first face to face meeting of teams, mentors and journeymen
d. Campus tour – presenting work-space for teams and mentors
e. Enhancing the presentation of the team and the problem research conducted prior to the Summer School in
f. Presentations
g. Short preparation for the field-work
h. Euro dinner – an informal dinner presenting a variety of cuisines represented by the participants

12 and 14 September 2017.
a. Introduction to field – workshops with mentors.
b. Field-work: observation, meetings with key individuals,
gathering data
c. Discussing results of field research

13 and 15 September 2017.
a. Data analysis and interpretation
b. A public Pecha Kucha session: presentation of data analysis and interpretation to identify potential solutions

16 September 2017.
a. Ideation – creative workshops
b. Creativity – expert lecture
c. Developing product concepts
d. An evening Speed geeking session: Presentation of concepts results (public space)

17 September 2017.
a. Sightseeing, entertainment, and relax

18 and 19 September 2017
a. Visual communication in product design – workshops with mentors
b. Prototyping, testing with end-users

20 and 21 September 2017.
a. Improving the prototypes
b. Preparing final presentations and posters

22 September 2017.
a. Poster and high fidelity prototype session in a public urban space
b. Presentation session at the University campus
c. Certificate Handling Ceremony and Farewell Dinner

23 September 2017 



The programme of Summer School includes a Polish language course consisting of two teaching
hours (45 minutes each) during ten consecutive days with an exclusion of Sunday. The course has an
elective character.

Lunches will be served at the IFE building and specific dietary requirements will be respected.

The social programme will include two or three tourist and cultural events.

Download Go East Summer School at the IFE 2017 Programme in pdf.