Category Archives: Services

Design Culture Salon 15: How does design address immobilities in our society?

Not strictly a Social Design Talk, but this event, also supported by the University of Brighton, certainly has overlaps… Friday 13 March 6:30-8:30pm Victoria and Albert Museum Clore 55, British Galleries While Design Culture Salon 10 looked at the concept of … Continue reading

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ProtoPublics

We are take a break from organising Social Design Talks while we pursue other projects. But don’t go away! One of these projects is ProtoPublics. Otherwise called Developing participation in social design: Prototyping projects, programmes and policies, this is a project … Continue reading

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Event: Social Design Futures – HEI Research and the AHRC

Wednesday 9th July, 4.00 – 5.30pm Room 55, British Galleries, Victoria & Albert Museum Cromwell Road, London, SW7 2RL Since November 2013 we have been undertaking a review of social design research and practice to help AHRC plan its future … Continue reading

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Report: SDT 16, Designing Social Design Toolkits

This social design talk focused on a staple of the social innovation world: the toolkit, and one toolkit in particular: the Development Impact and You (DIY) toolkit. Designed through a collaboration between a European agency (STBY) and an Indian agency … Continue reading

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Report on Social Design Talk 15: Social Design in the Age of Collaborative Media

Speaker:  Professor Bo Reimer, MEDEA lab, Malmo University Respondent:  Professor Gillian Youngs, University of Brighton MEDEA is a design-led research centre at Malmö University in Sweden, whose academics work with companies, institutions and individuals to investigate the role of collaborative … Continue reading

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Social Design Talk 15 — Social Design in the Age of Collaborative Media

Friday 14 March, 1900h. Seminar Room 1:  Sackler Centre Victoria and Albert Museum, London Speaker:  Bo Reimer, Professor of Media and Communication Studies,Malmö University Respondent:  Gillian Youngs, Professor of Digital Economy, University of Brighton Socially motivated design practices depend to … Continue reading

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Social Design Talk 15 — Social Design in the Age of Collaborative Media

Friday 14 March, 1900h. Seminar Room 1:  Sackler Centre Victoria and Albert Museum, London Speaker:  Bo Reimer, Professor of Media and Communication Studies,Malmö University Respondent:  Gillian Youngs, Professor of Digital Economy, University of Brighton Socially motivated design practices depend to … Continue reading

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