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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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ImaginationLancaster academics visit the Cabinet Office

ImaginationLancaster academics visit the Cabinet Office

as part of their involvement in LU's Policy School.

Lancaster University's Policy School, in collaboration with the Cabinet Office, aims at engaging students with policy makers in government to present recommendations based on research carried out as part of the programme. ...Read full update

Urban Imaginaries and the Future

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Urban Imaginaries and the Future

Nick Dunn's ongoing work examining future visions for cities, how and why they are constructed, has resulted in a book chapter, 'Urban imaginaries and the pali ...More information

ImaginationLancaster presents innovative international urban health research at

ImaginationLancaster presents innovative international urban health research at

the International Symposium on Urban Health and Wellbeing in the Asia-Pacific Region!

Improving health and well-being for cities, requires addressing the demographic shift related to an ageing population, the epidemiologic shift from infectious to noncommunicable diseases, and climate change,...Read full update

Co-design for Health & Wealth Project (version 2.0)

Articleby Sharon Summers, Leon Cruickshank

I'm excited to announce we have secured further funding for this project. This means we will be continuing to help public, private, and third sector organisations create projects in collaboration with Lancaster University to further research as well as provide tangible benefits for their local communities.  ...Read full article

Talk on the Wild Side - Narrative Urbanism

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Talk on the Wild Side - Narrative Urbanism

The latest issue of MONU #29 Narrative Urbanism, one of the most innovative and progress publications in its field, features an article co-authored by Nick Dunn and Dan Dubowitz. The abstract for their contribution, Talk on the Wild Side: Moving Beyond Storytelling in Cities is...More information

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RT @ProfTriviality: The Living Room of the Future is now live and waiting for first visitors #iot #ExperientialFutures #designfiction cc @I

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RT @ProfTriviality: Testing Living Room of the Future for @PETRASiot #iot https://t.co/tc2bEVVl0i

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RT @NeighbourLeigh: Interested in learning how you, too, can build a world-leading, #design #research centre from scratch? Then look no fur…

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RT @hrwiltse: This might be especially interesting to those also involved with #Nordes2019 and its quite similar theme related to care. The…

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RT @HayleyAlter: Delighted that the paper I co-authored (data-vis + infographics) w/ brilliant colleagues, Ben Neimark @LancsUniLEC, Sarah…

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RT @drrebeccacain: Thought-provoking talk by @ProfTriviality today at the @thisisDRS AGM Symposium in Manchester. Should we be re-framing h…

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RT @_Design4Change: @ImaginationLanc awarded #AHRC #GCRF grant aimed at empowering local communities and Government in Malaysia in addressi…

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RT @ProfTriviality: Our latest @PETRASiot little book for the internet of things gone off to printers :) this one is about using philosophy…

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@LancasterUni NUMBER FOUR!

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RT @bettinanissen: Hiding complexity from users @ProfTriviality questions human-centered design in increasingly complex constellations of a…

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