Conversations about Innovation
Daria Loi, Research scientist, Intel USA
Alexandra Deschamps-Sonsino, Tinker.it!, London, UK
Lucy Kimbell, Saïd Business School, University of Oxford, UK
This is a short informal series of events around innovation, in part organised around the Experimentality annual research programme, in collaboration with the Department of Sociology, Centre for Mobilities Research and Mobilities.Lab, Lancaster Institute for Contemporary Arts, ImaginationLancaster, the Highwire Doctoral Training Centre, the Computing Department, and the projects Desire: Creative Design for Innovation in Science and Technology and Relocating Innovation. The idea is to explore different forms, practices and motivations around innovation. The series leads up to the Experimental Objects workshop on 18-19 February.
16:00-18:00 LICA Research Seminar
Lucy Kimbell on Aesthetic Play and interdisciplinary Ambiguity, Venue: Bowland North Seminar Room 6 [note new venue]
10:30-12:30 Experience design
Daria Loi, Management School Lecture Theatre 6
Discussants: Daniela Sangiorgi, Monika Buscher, Corina Sas, Lucy Kimbell (Management School, Lecture Theatre 6)
Craft/design your own pancake ;-) Pancake party in the Sociology back courtyard
09:30-10:15 Different forms/motivations/orientations to Innovation - Innovation at Intel
Daria Loi, (Management School, Lecture Theatre 9)
10:45-11:30 The New Chit Chat: design conversations through prototyping
Alexandra Deschamps-Sonsino, (Management School, Lecture Theatre 9)
Discussant: Lucy Suchman and open discussion
All are welcome at the above events. For more information, contact Monika Buscher (m.buscher [at] lancaster.ac.uk).
ALSO: 13.30 onwards - Experimental Objects workshop, Storey Creative Industries Centre.
For registration information for Experimental Objects, contact Anne-Marie Mumford (a.mumford [at] lancaster.ac.uk).