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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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Reporting on Patient Experience at Blackpool Victoria Hospital

Reporting on Patient Experience at Blackpool Victoria Hospital

Leapfrog is working closely with Rebecca Addey, a Paediatric Patient Experience Officer at Blackpool Victoria Hospital and her colleagues as part of the Rigorous Stories project at Lancaster.

In a very productive and interesting workshop with Becci, we worked to understand and reflect on...Read full update

Ageing Playfully Cards

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Ageing Playfully Cards

The Ageing Playfully Cards offer a number of practical recommendations in playful co-creation workshops for people with dementia and memory problems. These have been developed as a result of the insights gained during the Ageing Playfully research project. ...More information

Imagination went to play in CeMoRe Away Day- 18 July 2017

Imagination went to play in CeMoRe Away Day- 18 July 2017

The convergences of Cemore's interest on playful methods with the design ethos of Imagination were too many to let pass an opportunity for meaningful conversation. We went for a ‘play date’ that mix sociology and design research through methods like design fictions, board and body games, and playful...Read full update

One Voice to Rule them All

One Voice to Rule them All

As part of our project on House Training the Internet of Things which contributes to the acceptability and adoption stream of PETRAS we have been considering the use of voice interfaces as the medium through which users’ accesses Internet of Things devices.

As part of our project on House...Read full update

Exploring Capturing & Translating Member Engagement with Lancashire Care Trust Governors

Exploring Capturing & Translating Member Engagement with Lancashire Care Trust Governors

Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust provides health and wellbeing services such as health visiting, sexual health, and dentistry across Lancashire at over more than 400 sites. They have over 9000 members who have joined because they want to have their voice heard in an organisation that matters to...Read full update

Tweet@ImaginationLanc, 2 days 3 hours ago

RT @ProfTriviality: What is Design Fiction? This is Design Fiction as World Building https://t.co/TZTjkzAN7a #designfiction #designfutures

Tweet@ImaginationLanc, 5 days 35 min ago

RT @LICAatLancaster: Congratulations to @_DanRichards_ on winning the Early Career Researcher of the Year @LancasterFASS Dean's Awards yest…

Tweet@ImaginationLanc, 1 week 5 days ago

RT @cubicgarden: On my way to see the current state of @ImmersiveObject's living room of the future. Pretty excited! Don't forget you can b…

Tweet@ImaginationLanc, 1 week 5 days ago

RT @ProfTriviality: As it’s #IoT day why not treat yourself and download our free Little Book of Design Fiction for the Internet of Things…

Tweet@ImaginationLanc, 2 weeks 2 days ago

RT @ImmersiveObject: Things moving along in the Living Room from the Future thanks to @adriangradinar and @jimalexcol https://t.co/91qkc2ki…

Tweet@ImaginationLanc, 2 weeks 5 days ago

RT @ProfTriviality: Thoroughly enjoyable design fiction panel @PETRASiot #LivingInTheIoT conference with @anabjain and @chrisspeed and our…

Tweet@ImaginationLanc, 3 weeks 1 day ago

RT @dder: Day 2, still Living in the IoT. The "Design Matters" session has my favourite slide so far today. Thanks Joe Lindley. #IETCyberIo…

Tweet@ImaginationLanc, 3 weeks 2 days ago

RT @IoTUKNews: Getting set for the chairless panel with the mad professors on design fictions and future scenarios. #LivingInTheIoT https:/…

Tweet@ImaginationLanc, 3 weeks 2 days ago

RT @digitalurban: Privacy by Design is a Heffalump Trap - possibly the best talk of the @PETRASiot Living in IoT conference via @joegalen a…

Tweet@ImaginationLanc, 3 weeks 2 days ago

RT @chrisspeed: How is value created in the 6th Kondratiev wave of technology? Boyeun from @ImaginationLanc @PETRASiot https://t.co/BS…

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