Engaging co-design research

Recent Projects

The team’s toolkit includes approaches such as design probes, design games, situated make tools, performative toolkit, developed and tested in collaboration between users, businesses and public sector.

INTERACT’15 closing keynote by Virpi Roto

Virpi Roto gave the closing keynote at...

Plant Hotel 2015 in elderly service centres

  Plant Hotel opens in two service centres...

TEMWISIT Project: Co-designing Immigration Services with Finnish Governmental and Service Provider Sector and Immigrants

Designated researcher Dr. Helena Sustar and...

Katja Soini’s Doctoral Dissertation Defence

Katja Soini will defend her dissertation...

Upcoming Encore Seminar: Service design and the networking city

We are happy to announce an open seminar that...

Aalto News: Developing new uses and meanings leads to fresh innovations

Finland’s future is built not only on...

Encore Team Meeting Don Norman at NordiCHI’14 Conference

Encore members who are participating...

NordiCHI’14 Conference 26-30.10 2014

NordiCHI’14 (26-30.2014) is hosted by...

JJ Lee (Encore Post-doc Researcher) is appointed Assistant Professor at National University of Singapore

Dr JJ Lee has left Encore and started her new...

Recent Events

July 10, 2015 |

Plant Hotel 2015 in elderly service centres

  Plant Hotel opens in two service centres in Helsinki in 2015 summer. It is a hotel for plants. People...

May 25, 2015 |

TEMWISIT Project: Co-designing Immigration Services with Finnish Governmental and Service Provider Sector and Immigrants

Designated researcher Dr. Helena Sustar and Encore group leader Prof. Tuuli Mattelmäki recently completed...

August 7, 2014 |

Plant Hotel by Yiying Wu and Aoi Yoshizawa

Plant Hotel is a design research project in the guise of participatory art (or relational aesthetics), aiming...

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