Archive for May, 2013

New Network of Participatory Design PhD students

by Connie Svabo A PhD network for Participatory Design has been established as an outcome of the PhD course “Designing Human Technologies” which took place May 26-28, 2013 in the Holbæk area in Denmark. One of the founding members of the network which initially consists of an open LinkedIn group “PhD for Participatory Design”, Kasper […]

PhD Course Participant’s Report

by Connie Svabo Participatory Design was a common theme of interest among the 16 PhD students and 4 senior scholars who participated in the PhD course Designing Human Technologies, organized by Roskilde University, May 26-28, 2013. Course Participant Kasper Rodil, a Ph.D.-student at Aalborg University who works with the situated management of indigenous knowledge through […]

PhD Course: Designing Human Technologies May 26-28 2013

by Connie Svabo Designing Human Technologies is a broad (participatory) design-oriented research field with a central human principle of participation and ethical concerns. Common goals of research activities in this field include being constructive, and solution oriented in close dialogue with citizens and users. Deep analyses of how designs are used and enter into the […]

Opening of the RU research area ”Designing Human Technologies”

by Connie Svabo Come and participate in making the design research at RU a festive event! The new strategic research area at Roskilde University “Designing Human Technologies” will be opened on 7 June 2013 at 13:00 – 15:00 in building 04. It will be a sparkling kick-off with tastes for the brain as well as […]

Indvielse 7 juni 2013

by Connie Svabo Kom og festliggør designforskningen! Roskilde Universitets nye strategiske forskningsområde ’Designing Human Technologies’ indvies den 7. juni 2013 kl. 13:00-15:00 i bygning 04, Roskilde Universitet. Det bliver en sprudlende kick-off med smagsprøver både til hjernen og ganen. Af hensyn til planlægning og maden beder vi om tilmelding senest 23. maj. Designing Human Technologies […]