TASO and D4T-Milan
D4T Design for Territories is a research network of professors, researchers and designers who, with different expertise, work at the Department of Design of the Politecnico di Milano. The Department of Design – which operates in unison with the School of Design and POLI.design, represents the largest national design system and it is constantly in relationship with local, national and international actors. Politecnico di Milano is in turn one of the most renowned institutions in the world in the field of design and architecture.
D4T approaches design and its practices from a broad perspective, also in relation to economic and urban development. Through this linkage with the academia, TASO strengthens its capacities in the fields of place branding and creative economy.