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An open and exploratory design-led research centre at Lancaster University
We conduct applied and theoretical research into people, products, places and their interactions.
We work with a variety of organisations to provide fresh perspectives on real-world issues and facilitate innovation.
We offer Undergraduate, Masters, and PhD study opportunities. All our staff are active researchers with extensive expertise in teaching.

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Design PhD students to coordinate International Workshop Sessions at ADIM 2019 conference.

Design PhD students to coordinate International Workshop Sessions at ADIM 2019 conference.

Imagination is proud to announce that four of our Design PhD students have been invited to manage and coordinate all activities related to the forthcoming ADIM 2019 conference in London. This is a remarkable achievement given the tough international competition by leading universities from around...Read full update

Imagination to coordinate ADIM workshops

Imagination to coordinate ADIM workshops

Imagination is lead partner to coordinate workshops at prestigious ADIM conference, London 2019.

Dr David Hands is main academic lead partner to manage and coordinate workshop sessions at the forthcoming Academy of Design Innovation Management conference, London 2019.  ...Read full update

Quote on the resurgence analogue products featured in the Telegraph and

Quote on the resurgence analogue products featured in the Telegraph and

in Yahoo

Liat Joshi's Telegraph aricle (Sat 24 Nov 18) on the resurgence of analogue products in a digital era, featured quoted from Imagination's Emmanuel Tsekleves.  ...Read full update

Realising Data Together with people living with dementia

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Realising Data Together with people living with dementia

Soda project ran a series of collaborative creative activities with people living with dementia and their caregivers. The workshops were exploring perceived ideas, fears and potentials of data sharing in the context of dementia.  ...More information

BIG HEALTH DATA & Privacy Preserving Practices

BIG HEALTH DATA & Privacy Preserving Practices

Ethics through Design Workshop – 28thNov. 2018, 09:00 – 16:30, ImaginationLab, Lancaster University

Big data has big potential for healthcare. From epidemiological analysis to early diagnosis, the datafication of life opens up new opportunities for preventative, diagnostic and therapeutic...Read full update

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