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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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Funding Accelerator Stage Two Launch Event

Articleby Sharon Summers, Leon Cruickshank

After our short break things are moving again on the Funding Accelerator project. We've been in touch with the project partners from stage one and met up with many of them to discuss where they are on now and what support they need going forward. The feedback on the news of the continued funding has been great with everyone pleased that we are able to carry on supporting them.  Launch Event ...Read full article

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

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RT @ProfTriviality: The Internet of Things Game created by @haideraliakmal from @ImaginationLanc for @PETRASiot will be on display @RTD2019

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RT @ProfTriviality: Some unusual 3D printing activity going on in today’s speculative design studio @ImaginationLanc @LICAatLancaster #desi…

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RT @alan_hook: I spent today in @ImaginationLanc with @sere_miru, @paulstweet & @ProfTriviality talking about speculative methods for Inter…

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RT @emax: Download a free copy of our "Little Book of Philosophy of the Internet of Things" here and read about our vision for Moral, Respe…

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RT @ProfTriviality: Getting artefacts ready for @RTD2019 where we will present 'Research Through Board Game Design' and 'Experiencing the…

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RT @Andy_PBCToday: The new #BIM Today is out now! Featuring the #goldenthread of building information, @_Operam's @paulshillcock on #ISO196…

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RT @embedded_iot: Had a very informative and thought provoking day with everybody @ImaginationLanc. And have come away with some reading ma…

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RT @alan_hook: Speculative Design proposal for an Interspecies Design Toolkit I’ve been working on at @ImaginationLanc which critiques the…

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RT @PETRASiot: Addressing knowledge needs of IoT cybersecurity – PETRAS is proud to present this final Stream Report https://t.co/fSOMhuRLu…

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