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An open and exploratory design-led research centre at Lancaster University
We conduct applied and theoretical research into people, products, places and their interactions.
We work with a variety of organisations to provide fresh perspectives on real-world issues and facilitate innovation.
We offer Undergraduate, Masters, and PhD study opportunities. All our staff are active researchers with extensive expertise in teaching.

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Environment 2.0 Conference Events at Social Technologies Summit, Futuresonic 2009

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Environment 2.0 Conference Events at Social Technologies Summit, Futuresonic 2009

13th of May 2009, Manchester

The complex relationship between environment and technology forms one strand of the Social Technologies Summit conference at Futuresonic 2009.

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Environment 2.0: Participatory Mass Observation (Editorial)

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Environment 2.0 was initiated to explore contributions to the sustainability of the way we live our lives. It involves participatory art and design projects that collaboratively produce and make sense of information about natural, built and social environments. We envision an exploration of how...More information

Creative Assemblages: Organisation and Outputs of Practice-Led Research

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Here we explore the organisation of creative, practice-led projects and the variety of research outcomes they produce, in order to question assumptions about their potential benefits ...More information

Environment 2.0 Creative Assemblages

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A research survey was undertaken to document and assess creative, interdisciplinary projects on energy, climate and environmental sustainability. The case studies are drawn from contemporary art, consumer products, policy intervention and community events, and vary in terms of disciplinary...More information

Environment 2.0 Keynote Talk at Picnic09, Amsterdam

What do we mean by Environment 2.0? How can we engage large numbers of people in collaborative activities for environmental and social good? How can we bring the future into the present? A main stage talk at Picnic09 by Drew Hemment on Environment 2.0 and related projects by FutureEverything and...Read full update

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