The 2014 International Conference focused on six key exchanges; context, community, value, culture, interpersonal and eduction.?At the core of what we do as designers is this notion of exchange. Through the innovative processes of design, something of value is given and something of value is received, advancing a current condition or experience to a new, expanded state. Designers know that the exchange between designers and developers, researchers and users, people and products, educators and students, ideas and actions, is the dynamic space in which we operate.?