New EU Horizon 2020 funded research project ‘CreaTures: Creative Practices for Transformational Futures’ starts in the beginning of 2020. The transdisciplinary project highlights how the arts can contribute to addressing […]

InDEx – Dimecc

InDEx – Dimecc The Industrial Data Excellence, DIMECC InDEx –  program is the first program initiative under the Intelligent Industry ecosystem. The vision of the InDEx-program is to unlock […]

Experience Goal -Driven Design Approach

Our relationship with interactive technologies is changing. In the early days, we silently blamed ourselves for not knowing how to use computers. Today, we have learned that the problem is […]

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 […]