Gonçalo João Ribeiro Gomes

Assistant professor at Universidade de Aveiro since 2008 and researcher for the Research Institute for Design, Media and Culture [ID ] where I´ve been developing studies in the field of Participatory Design for the Future Cultural Heritage. Since 2012 I´m also Operations Manager of the ID+ DESIS Lab, a member of the international DESIS Network – Design for Social Innovation and Sustainability.
Besides that, i´m a designer holding a PhD in Design with the thesis “Towards a significant cultural heritage: the construction and intervention in the design perspective”.

Current positions

  • Professor Auxiliar UA

PhD Details

  • Year 2016

Publications

  • Franqueira, T., Gomes, G., Sousa, A., Afonso, A., Pereira, C., Ribeiro, M. (2019). DesignThinking and Design for Social Innovation in Strategy for Change Handbook. Anderson, M; Cawood, R.; Sousa, A.; Franqueira, T.; Gomes, G.; Afonso, A.; Pereira, C.; et all (Editors) – Strategy for Change Handbook. Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow. PP 28-51 ISBN 978-190-586-692-2
  • ANDERSON, M; CAWOOD, R.; SOUSA, A.; FRANQUEIRA, T.; GOMES, G.; AFONSO, A.; PEREIRA, C.; et all(2019) Strategy for Change Handbook. Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow. ISBN 978-190-586-692-2
  • Gomes, G. (2018). Investigador no projecto Strategy for Change. Erasmus+, key action: 2015-1-UK01-KA203-013801
  • Gomes, G. (2018). Coordenador local do projecto SIKE – Social Innovation Through Knowledge Exchange. Program: ERASMUS +, Key Action: KA2 – Cooperation for innovation and the exchange of good practices. Call: EAC-A03-2016
  • Gomes, G. (2018). Investigador no projecto Students for Change: Social Entrepreneurship in Academia. Program: Erasmus+, Key Action: KA2 – Cooperation for innovation and the exchange of good practices, Action: Capacity Building in the field of Higher Education, Call: EAC/A04/2015
  • SOUSA, A.; PEREIRA, C.; GOMES, G. (ed)(2018) ETD’17 Ergotrip Design – coletânea de textos selecionados pela Comissão Científica dos Encontros Internacionais de Estudos Luso-Brasileiros em Design e Ergonomia. UA Editora, Aveiro. ISBN 978-972-789-579-3. Link
  • Gomes, G. (2018).
 Investigador no projecto SEASIN – Southeast Asian Social Innovation Network. Program: ERASMUS +, Key Action: KA2 – Cooperation for innovation and the exchange of good practices. Action: Capacity Building in Higher Education, Call: EAC-A04-201
  • Franqueira, T., Gomes, G., Ribeiro, M. (2018). Abordagem multidisciplinar do design para a inovação social na Universidade de Aveiro . LASIN – results and reflections Latin American Social Innovation Network, Editors Anderson, M., Puerta, S., Cipolla, C. , Publicaciones VID, First Edition, 2018 Medellin Colombia, pp 48-55, 2018 ISBN 978-190-58668-9-2 Link
  • Gomes, G., Amorim, M., Dias, M. F., Carrasco, G., & Soto, W. (2017). Exploring Opportunities for Embedding Social Innovation in Academic Curricula. Presented at the ra Conferencia Internacional LASIN – Latin American Social Innovation Network, Panama City.
  • Franqueira, T.; Gomes, G. (2017). Design for Social Innovation supported by Social based Technologies. Invited Author to HCII – Vancouver, Canada, 9 – 14 July 2017 ISBN 978-3-319-58696-0 http://www.springer.com/us/book/9783319586960
  • Gomes, G. (2017). Investigador no projecto Strategy for Change. Erasmus+, key action: 2015-1-UK01-KA203-013801
  • Franqueira, T.; Gomes, G. (2017). Design for Social Innovation supported by Social basedTechnologies. Invited Author to HCII – Vancouver, Canada, 9 – 14 July 2017
  • Franqueira, T.; Pereira C.; Pinto R.; Gomes, G. (2017). The setting-up of a Design Factory at the Creative Science Park @ Aveiro Region – 12th EAD Design for Next – Sapienza Università. Rome. 12-14 April 2017
  • Franqueira, T., Pereira, C., Pinto, R.; Gomes, G. (2017) Setting-up a Design Factory within a Creative Science Park @Aveiro Region, The Design Journal, 20:sup1, S622-S634, DOI: 10.1080/14606925.2017.1353010
  • Franqueira, T., Gomes, G. (2017) Design for Social Innovation Supported by Social Based Technologies. In: Streitz, N., Markopoulos, P. (eds). Distributed, Ambient and Pervasive Interactions. DAPI 2017. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 10291. Springer, Cham. DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-58697-7_4; Print ISBN978-3-319-58696-0; Online ISBN978-3-319-58697-7. http://www.springer.com/us/book/9783319586960
  • Gomes, G., & Branco, V. (2016). As Social Technologies na construção da História do Design: O contexto português como caso de estudo. In D. Correa & D. Guimaraes (Eds.), Anais da 5º Ergotrip Design (pp. 316–327). Rio Book’s.
  • FRANQUEIRA, T.; SOUSA, A.; GOMES, G.; PEREIRA, C. (Eds). (2016). Strategy for Change: case studies on social innovation and social entrepreneurship (1st ed). Editora Universidade de Aveiro. Portugal. ISBN 978-972-789-482-5
  • Gomes, G. (2016). Uma História Participada do Design Português. O Contributo das Tecnologias Sociais. In V. Branco, N. Dias & R. Raposo (Eds.), Possibilidades: MUX – Museus em Experiência (pp. 56 – 70). UA Editora -Universidade de Aveiro. ISBN: 978-972-789-474-1.
  • Franqueira, T.; Gomes G.; Molik J. (Eds.) (Editor in Chief: Eija Salmi) (2015) Cumulus Working Papers Aveiro. 32/14. Publication Series G. Aalto University. School of Arts, Design and Architecture. Helsinky. ISBN 978-952-60-0067-1 ISSN 1456 307x Cumulus Working Papers
  • Tavares, M.; Franqueira, T.; Gomes, G. (2015). “Projeto Tas”, Activating the Value of Cultural Heritage at Sever-Do-Vouga – The Design Process. Proceedings Cumulus Conference Milano The Virtuous Circle Design Culture and Experimentation. Collina, L.; Galluzzo, L.; Meroni, A. (eds). Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education Italy ISBN 9788838674853 http://cumulusmilan2015.org/proceedings/articles/abs-052-Experimenting/ Cumulus Spring Conference: The virtuous circle. Milano 3-7 JUNE 2015 http://cumulusmilan2015.org/
  • Gomes, G., & Branco, V. (2015). Towards a significant Portuguese Cultural Heritage: An intervention from the Design perspective. Apresentada na conferência NODEM 2014 – Engaging Spaces Interpretation, Design and Digital Strategies e publicada em 2015 (pp. 118 – 126). ISBN: 978-83-941350-0-3. Varsóvia, Polónia.
  • Gomes, G., & Branco, V. (2014). Towards a significant Portuguese Cultural Heritage. Presented at the Nodem – Engaging Spaces Interpretation, Design and Digital Strategies, Warsaw.
  • BRANCO, Vasco; PROVIDÊNCIA, Francisco; BARBOSA, Helena; SEMEDO, Alice; GOMES; Gonçalo; POMBO, Fátima; DIAS, Nuno; ANTUNES, Sandra; MENDONÇA, Rui; QUENTAL, Joana; SOUSA, Álvaro (2014) – Developing an Interpretation Centre for Portuguese Design. In BARBOSA, Helena; CALVERA, Anna – “9th International Conference of ICDHS – International Committee for Design History & Design Studies – Tradition, transition, trajectories: major or minor influences?”. Proceedings. Aveiro: Universidade Aveiro, 2014. ISBN 978-972-789-421-5. p. 327-332.
  • Franqueira, T., Gomes, G., Gonçalves, S. – Participatory Design for Public services: A food diary for children – Crafting the Future, 10th EAD Conference. Gothenburg Sweden, 2013
  • Gomes, G., & Branco, V. (2013), Para uma herança cultural significante. A intervenção do ponto de vista do design, in Cruz, S. & Coelho, A. (eds.), Livro de Atas UD’13- 2º Encontro Nacional dos doutoramentos em Design, Faculdade de Belas Artes da Universidade do Porto, Julho 2013, pp. 38-49.
  • FRANQUEIRA, Teresa; GOMES, Gonçalo; GONÇALVES, S. (2012) – Participatory Design in children’s diet: Strategies to design public services. Paper presented at the 2nd Agrindustrial Design Symposium / 2nd Product and Service Design Symposium and Exhibition on Agricultural Industries: Mediterranean/Food/Design, Izmir, Turkey.
  • FRANQUEIRA, Teresa; GOMES, GONÇALO; COSTA, Rui (2012) – “Project Action for Age 2: Design process in service design”. Strategic Design Research Journal, 5(1): 14-23 January-April 2012 ©2012 by Unisinos – doi: 10.4013/sdrj.2012.51.02
  • GOMES, Gonçalo; SAMPAIO, João; REIS, Miriam; SILVA, Marta; FRANQUEIRA, Teresa (2011) – (Re)designing a tradicional product – Design strategies for the development of yellow codfish products and its positioning in gourmet markets; DPPI’11- Designing Pleasurable Products and Interfaces; Jun 2011, Milano
  • Gomes, A.; BRANCO, Vasco (2011) – “How to Measure Design Contribution to the Competitiveness of Companies”, DPPI11- 5th conference on Designing Pleasurable Products and Interfaces, Politécnico de Milão.
  • FRANQUEIRA, Teresa; GOMES, Gonçalo; COSTA, Rui (2011) – Project Action for Age2 Design Process in Service Design. 3rd International Forum of Design as a Process: Innovation in Design Education, November 2011; Politecnico di Torino, Italy.
  • FRANQUEIRA, Teresa; GOMES, Gonçalo; COSTA, Rui (2011) – Intergenerational Relationships: an academic design project at the University of Aveiro; 9t EAD Conference. May 2011; Porto
  • BARBOSA Helena; BRANCO, Vasco; DIAS, Nuno; GOMES, Gonçalo; PROVIDÊNCIA, Francisco (2011) – An innovative approach for design interpretation. In Proceedings of the “9th International Conference European Academy – The Endless End”. Porto: May, 2011. http://endlessend.up.pt/site/?page_id=107
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Scientific, artistic and cultural production

International awards
  • Paredes “Art on Chairs” (2014) RegioStars Award [Smart Growth – SME Innovation] European Commission. ID+ team involved: [commissioners] Francisco Providência, Heitor Alvelos, Teresa Franqueira, Vasco Branco [technical team] Álvaro Sousa, Gonçalo Gomes, João Sampaio, Jorge Pereira, Paulo Bago D’Uva, Rui Costa. Promoted by the City Hall of Paredes – Furniture Route – 2010/2013. Financed- European Union; QREN; ON.2.
Scientific events organization
  • Franqueira, T., Gomes, G. (2017) Organization and Coordination of the event Design [In, And, For] Democracy with Ezio Manzini and representatives from the majority of the Portuguese Design Schools
Other scientific activity spreading actions
  • BARBOSA Helena; BRANCO, Vasco; DIAS, Nuno; GOMES, Gonçalo; PROVIDÊNCIA, Francisco; QUENTAL, Joana; ANTUNES, Sandra; POMBO, Fátima; SOUSA, Álvaro; SEMEDO, Alice; MENDONÇA, Rui (2015) – CIDES.PT project: interaction with two objects through apps. Exhibition Fair at “Techdays”. Aveiro, 17-18th September, 2015.