Thomas, V. (2016) Product design education: a journey? In: Design Education: Collaboration and Cross-Disciplinarity: Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Engineering and Product Design Education. Glasgow: The Design Society.
Thomas, V. (2016) Playing in Northampton: connecting past, present and future. In: Patte, M. M. and Sutterby, J. A. (eds.) Celebrating 40 Years of Play Research: Reflecting on Our Past, Exploring the Present, & Playing into the Future. Lanham: Hamilton Books for The Association for the Study of Play (TASP). pp. 3-30.
Thomas, V. (2015) Good benefactors managing design expectations. In: Bingham, G., Bohemia, E., Kovacevic, A., McCardle, J., Parkinson, B. and Southee, D. (eds.) Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Engineering and Product Design Education, Loughborough Design School, University of Loughborough, United Kingdom, 3rd-4th September 2015: Great Expectations: Design Teaching, Research & Enterprise. U.K.: Institution of Engineering Designers, The Design Society. 9781904670629. pp. 182-187.
Attenburrow, D. H. (2012) The design decision trail. In: Buck, L., Frateur, G., Ion, W., McMahon, C., Baelus, C., De Grande, G. and Verwulgen, S. (eds.) Design Education for Future Wellbeing: Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Engineering and Product Design Education (E&PDE 12). Westbury: Design Society. 9781904670360. pp. 737-741.
Thomas, V., Turner, R. and Schaber, F. (2011) The Toy workshop. Invited Presentation presented to: Learning Global - Fourth Learning & Teaching Conference, The University of Northampton, 11 May 2011. (Unpublished)
Schaber, F. (2010) Socially responsible design: breadline shoes for children in India. In: Boks, W., Ion, W., McMahon, C. and Parkinson, B. (eds.) When Design Education and Design Research Meet: Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Engineering and Product Design Education. Westbury: Institution of Engineering Designers. 9781904670193. pp. 352-357.
Thomas, V. (2009) Roots, routes and recipes: the family tree - contextualising design. In: Hackney, F., Glynne, J. and Minton, V. (eds.) Networks of Design: Proceedings of the 2008 Annual International Conference of the Design History Society (UK), University College Falmouth, 3-6 September. Boca Raton: Universal Publishers, Inc. 1599429063. pp. 365-374.