Scientific papers

Co-creation Dynamics in Urban Living Labs

2018-10-19T16:39:25+00:00

Abstract "Citizens and urban policy makers are experimenting with collaborative ways to tackle wicked urban issues, such as today’s sustainability challenges. In this article, we consider one particular way of collaboration in an experimental setting: Urban Living Labs (ULLs). ULLs are understood as spatially embedded sites for the co-creation of knowledge and solutions by

Co-creation Dynamics in Urban Living Labs 2018-10-19T16:39:25+00:00

Rethinking design: a critical perspective to embrace societal challenges

2018-10-19T16:31:36+00:00

"Across modern, developed economies we are confronted with the need to completely reinvent our economies and its associated systems of consumption and production. Whether we look at our energy, mobility, water management, or construction systems, or at our labour market, education, and health care systems, they are all increasingly under pressure. The way our

Rethinking design: a critical perspective to embrace societal challenges 2018-10-19T16:31:36+00:00

Design-enabled Participatory Citymaking

2018-10-19T16:20:35+00:00

Abstract: "This article aims to unravel the tensions that obstruct participatory city making: the processes in which government, entrepreneurs and citizens co-create new solutions for urban challenges. Participatory city making is explored and conceptualized through an empirical grounded study of local civil servants and citizen initiatives in Rotterdam. Through interviews and a set of

Design-enabled Participatory Citymaking 2018-10-19T16:20:35+00:00

Editorial: Design for Transitions

2018-10-19T16:33:37+00:00

This editorial was published for the Design Research Society 2018 conference (DRS2018) at the University of Limerick and was written by Joanna Boehnert,  Dan Lockton and Ingrid Mulder. The conference took place from the 25th until the 28th of June. "The Designing for Transitions track at DRS2018 encompasses emerging approaches to design research at

Editorial: Design for Transitions 2018-10-19T16:33:37+00:00

Shaping Spaces of Interaction for Sustainability Transitions

2018-10-19T16:32:03+00:00

This paper was presented at the 2017 Association of European Schools of Planning (AESOP) in Lisbon. For papers presented by others at this conference see the AESOP website. For the PDF of the full paper, click this link: ID 1543 | Puerari et al. Shaping space of interaction for sustainability transitions. INTRODUCTION Cities are complex environments where different actors

Shaping Spaces of Interaction for Sustainability Transitions 2018-10-19T16:32:03+00:00

Ten Types of Emerging City Makers

2018-10-22T10:17:33+00:00

This paper was presented at the Relating Systems thinking and Design 6 conference in Oslo, 2017. For papers presented by others in Oslo see the RSD6 website. For the PDF of the full paper, click this link: Ten Types of Emerging City Makers. For the slides of the presentation at the conference, see this link: Landscape of Emerging City

Ten Types of Emerging City Makers 2018-10-22T10:17:33+00:00