Yiying WU’s Doctoral Defence

Encore member, Yiying WU, defended her doctoral dissertation ‘Bicycles and Plants: Designing for conviviality and meaningful social relations through collaborative services’ on 19 May, 2017 in Helsinki. Opponent: Thomas Markussen, SDU […]

Työntekijät brändikokemusten muotoilijoiksi

Kuka vastaaa brändistä organisaatiossasi? Markkinointiosasto ei ole enää oikea vastaus, sillä tärkein yrityskuvan muotoilija on asiakkaan kohtaava työntekijä. Vielä 5 vuotta sitten yrityksen markkinointitiimi orkestroi brändikokemuksia markkinointikampanjoilla, jotka valitettavan usein […]

Design for Value

Encore is excited to participate a new Tekes-funded research program called Design for Value (D4V) 2017-2019. The program focuses on door-to-door supply chain, which is under digital disruptions and is […]

Sus Lyckvi on Future Scenarios

For decades, sci-fi writers have been inspiring researchers and engineers, asking What if…? Similarly, design fictions can inspire designers. Dr. Sus Lyckvi from Chalmers University of Technology, Applied Information Technology, […]

Haian Xue’s Doctoral Defence

Encore Member, Haian Xue will defend his dissertation On Design and Nostalgia: From the Perspectives of Culture, Experience and Design Strategy on Friday 31 March 2017 (12.00-14.00), at Sampo Hall (School […]

Claudia Garduño’s Doctoral Defence

Encore member, Claudia Garduño, will defend her doctoral dissertation Design as Freedom on Friday 10 March 2017 (12:00 – 14:00), at Sampo Hall (School of Art, Design and Architecture, Hämeentie […]

Prof. Pedro Campos visited Encore

Prof. Pedro Campos from the Madeira Interactive Technologies Institute conducts interesting research around digital interaction design in the domains of wellbeing and creativity. We invited him to visit us during […]

Tuuli’s Visit to CODE (Copenhagen, Denmark)

In May 2016 Tuuli Mattelmäki had the opportunity to visit Center for CoDesign Research (CODE) in Copenhagen Denmark for four weeks. The visit was part of Academy of Finland funded CODO […]

Encore @ Helsinki Design Week

Helsinki Design Week is the largest design festival in the Nordic countries. Among the series of Declarations of Design events by Collaborative and Industrial Design programme, Encore members are organizing […]