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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

INTERACT’15 closing keynote by Virpi Roto

Virpi Roto gave the closing keynote at INTERACT’15 conference in Bamberg, Germany, on 18.9.2015. In her talk ‘Towards Distinctive User Experiences’ she raised the need to take brand image as […]