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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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Designing Spaces for Creative Collaboration and Co-Design

Event7 years, 2 months and 21 days ago
Designing Spaces for Creative Collaboration and Co-Design

4th of April 2011, Storey Creative Industries Centre

The Designing Spaces for Creative Collaboration and Co-design workshop brought together a multidisciplinary group of designers, designer makers and craftspeople to spend a half day within the shell of the 3rd floor ‘art school’...Read full update

Next Generation in Sustainability - Policy Workshop

Event7 years, 2 months and 17 days ago

7th of April 2011

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The Future of TV

Event7 years, 2 months and 28 days ago
The Future of TV

28th of March 2011, Imagination Lancaster

The Future of TV-workshop brought together experts from BBC’s R&D (Research and Development) section and students from the doctoral programme HighWire at Lancaster University

Together participants generated visions beyond today’s use...Read full update

Improving Collaboration Between the BBC and SMEs

Event7 years, 3 months and 15 days ago
Improving Collaboration Between the BBC and SMEs

10th of March 2011, The Lowry, Manchester

Using a highly interactive and engaging process that built on the participating parties’ own experience with development processes and collaboration, this session's goal was the identification of challenges and opportunities for a smooth...Read full update

Design in Practice final report

Design in Practice final report

This report summarises findings from our research project 'Design for flexibility and change with Healthcare Service Providers' focused on the implementation of Practice Based Commissioning in North West England.

This project, funded by the EPSRC research centre HACIRIC investigated existing...Read full update

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RT @ProfTriviality: I’m going to stash a few copies of our Little Book of Design Fiction for The Internet of Things in my bag for @DRS2018

Tweet@ImaginationLanc, 2 days 18 hours ago

RT @StuartWalkerUK: Congratulations to all contributed to the first ever Lancaster University Undergraduate Design Show - very thought prov…

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RT @ProfTriviality: More work from the #designfiction studio in our UG degree show @LICAatLancaster @LICAatLancaster https://t.co/1ijhHt6v0x

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RT @ProfTriviality: Great to see work from the #designfiction studio appear in our UG degree show @LICAatLancaster @LICAatLancaster https:/…

Tweet@ImaginationLanc, 3 days 19 hours ago

RT @ProfTriviality: Our first cohort of Design undergraduates have set a high bar with there first degree show @LICAatLancaster @Imaginatio

Tweet@ImaginationLanc, 4 days 20 hours ago

RT @ProfTriviality: Great to see outputs from our @PETRASiot projects featured in UX and Service Design for Connected Products Report https…

Tweet@ImaginationLanc, 1 week 15 hours ago

RT @TEDavis: Availability coming up! Here's what I do → https://t.co/xL8Gzv5ak9 RT's appreciated #motiondesign #animation

Tweet@ImaginationLanc, 2 weeks 3 hours ago

RT @HayleyAlter: Play-tested the latest version of @haideraliakmal's cooperative game for @PETRASiot on security, vulnerability, digital+ p…

Tweet@ImaginationLanc, 2 weeks 2 days ago

RT @ProfTriviality: Spotted a future remnant for my UG Design Fiction studio #designfiction @LICAatLancaster @ImaginationLanc https://t.co/…

Tweet@ImaginationLanc, 2 weeks 4 days ago

RT @LancasterUni: You’re all invited to the @LICAatLancaster class of 2018 degree show ‘Under Construction’. This free exhibition opens on…

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