Hasselt, Belgium

Sustainable and Experiential Retail Design

when 12 August 2020 - 19 August 2020
language English
duration 1 week
credits 3 EC
fee EUR 650

This crash course retail design teaches you how to design the store of today. You get to work in multi-disciplinary teams, supported by experts who help you to discover what it takes to design a flagship store. This year we will emphasize sustainable retail design.

This seventh edition of the summer school invites students and young professionals from different disciplines to collectively reflect on the challenges and opportunities of designing for experience with a sustainable reflection.
The general set-up is to combine the state-of-the-art knowledge coming from both academics and experienced practitioners with the creativity of students and young professionals, while working on a real life project.
Additionally, extra-curricular activities and social events will further stimulate international collaboration and ensure a lively and fun atmosphere.

Course leader

Prof. dr. Katelijn Quartier

Target group

(students & professionals) interior design, architecture, product design/industrial design, marketing, cross/multi media design or any other relating discipline

Course aim

Learn retail design in only one week. And, the mix of experts and students with different educational background will enable you to develop yourself als a team player.

Fee info

EUR 650: Summer school
overnight stay in shared bedroom (4p) in Hostel H & Breakfast
Welcome reception
Excursion Maastricht: retail safari and dinner
Nice evening with dinner and surprise activity


If you are a student of one of our partner universities (Politecnico di Milano, TUDelft, Middlesex University, Cape Peninsula University of Technology), we offer you a reduced fee of 450 euro.