A Preliminary study on the Direction of Design and Designer in the Era of 4th Industrial Revolution

제4차 산업혁명 시대의 디자인과 디자이너 방향성에 관한 기초연구

  • Gong, Hoe-Jeong (HH C&D / Seoul National University of Science and Technology)
  • 공회정 ((주)더블에이치씨앤디 / 서울과학기술대학교)
  • Received : 2018.02.06
  • Accepted : 2018.04.20
  • Published : 2018.04.28


This paper deals with the role and direction of design in the era of 4th industrial revolution. In addition to understanding the whole of science and technology such as Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things, Cyber Physical System, 3D printer and Bio which are leading technology of the $4^{th}$ industrial revolution, this thesis is seeking direction of design that makes human life and society comfortable and convenient. The design in the 4th Industrial Revolution must be at the center of society and human being. Therefore, the design using ICT technology is also applied to the emotional design that stimulates human emotion warmly through in-depth study on society and human culture and environment. Through the above research, the design that has continued to evolve along with the development of technology continues to play a role as a design in which human emotion is alive.


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