About Nynke Tromp

Dr. ir. Nynke Tromp works as an assistant professor at Delft University of Technology on Social Design & Behavioural Change.

Studiolab at Design and the City conference, Amsterdam

Péter Kun hosted a short workshop together with Ingrid Mulder and Tomasz Jaskiewicz at the Design and the City conference in Amsterdam. The workshop participants presented best practices and interdisciplinary strategies to prototype citizen engagement in the development of the future of the city. The position papers and submissions were made tangible on 3d-printed tabletop [...]

On-line Masterclass Context Mapping

An on-line masterclass on context mapping will be released on the 30th of May!! Professor Pieter-Jan Stappers will teach -in collaboration with experts like Froukje Sleeswijk-Visser, Sanne Kistemaker, Chen Hao & Annemiek van Boejien - the ins and outs of how to gather deep insights in the needs of users and other stakeholders in design. "This professional education course [...]

Internet of Things Manifesto

In a joint effort by design studios The Incredible Machine (NL), Afdeling Buitengewone Zaken (NL), Beyond.io (BE), and FROLIC Studio (NL), and TU Delft PhD candiate Holly Robbins (NL), the IoT Design Manifesto was composed to serve as a code of conduct for everyone involved in the creation of the Internet of Concept design. The [...]

Geist presented at Thingscon 2015

Connectedness is not about connectivity. It is about putting data into physical form we can engage with. Geist is a family of connected objects for people living outside their native country. The Geist family of objects consists of the Radio, the Clock, and the Calendar. These are mundane objects that help expats develop a sense [...]

Prof. Paul Hekkert at What Design Can Do conference

Paul Hekkert spoke at the What Design Can Do conference, which was held on the 21st and 22nd of May, in De Stadschouwburg in Amsterdam. WDCD is a very well designed conference to show and learn from national and international designers of the social impact design can have. The conference celebrated its fifth year’s anniversary, [...]

Welcome new Lab-members: Bruce, Sascha & Rienk!

Welcome to our visiting researcher Bruce Wan, and our new graduates, Sascha and Rienk at the Lab! Bruce is from Hong Kong Polytechnic University and currently works on his PhD study on "Flourishing through travel – An inquiry into tourists’ experiences and psychological well-being towards a framework for eTourism platform" under the supervision of Paul [...]

Tomasz Jaskiewicz at InDeSem 2015

International design seminar “InDeSem” takes place this week at the faculty of Architecture in Delft. The focus of this year’s edition is on new forms of digital craft, emerging in architecture and other design disciplines. As part of InDeSem, on the 1st of June Tomasz Jaskiewicz chairs a lecture and debate session with Pauline van [...]