About Nynke Tromp

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

Anna Pohlmeyer @Design Salon


Last weekend, Anna Pohlmeyer joined a Design Salon on Design + Happiness + Futures in Detroit. This salon was organized by Stamps School of Art and Design, University of Michigan. The salon joined a variety of twelve international practitioners and researchers to discuss these topics and their overlap over the [...]

Anna Pohlmeyer @Design Salon2018-08-27T17:08:38+00:00

‘Mo’ and ‘My Futures’ @Mind the Step, DDW2017


Last week, Studiolab was well represented at the Dutch Design Week. Many research and design projects received a platform for exhibition, amongst which one could witness demonstrations of Mo or climb the ladder to consider your future. Mo is a prototype of a hospital transportation robot that strives towards more [...]

‘Mo’ and ‘My Futures’ @Mind the Step, DDW20172018-08-27T19:08:12+00:00

​Welcome Gustavo López!


Gustavo is PhD researcher from Costa Rica, University of Costa Rica, and will be part of the Studiolab for the coming 6 weeks. His work revolves around developing a conceptual framework for smart device-based notifications in collaborative contexts. The image presents the findings of his systematic literature review showing: (left) [...]

​Welcome Gustavo López!2018-08-27T18:54:10+00:00

C&T 2017 – Technologies for Common Good


Ingrid Mulder has been assigned Program Chair of the 8th International Conference on Communities & Technologies, to be held in Troyes, France, from 26‐30 June 2017. The biennial conference is the premier international forum for stimulating scholarly debate and disseminating research on the complex connections between communities – both physical [...]

C&T 2017 – Technologies for Common Good2017-09-17T22:37:26+00:00

Participatory City Making in Rotterdam


The urban planner is no longer the single city ‘maker'. Different designers, academics, policy makers and citizens give shape to the city. The project Participatory City Making connects current top-down plans with bottom-up initiatives, it will facilitate the development of a joint urban vision, and give the new 'city makers’ [...]

Participatory City Making in Rotterdam2018-08-27T17:49:30+00:00

Exhibition organized by Just Things Foundation


An Internet of Things We Can Be Proud of! When your products communicate with each other based on your personal data, they are part of a giant network of connected 'things': the Internet of Things (IoT). Those things become 'smart' devices with the advantage of offering consumers new services, more [...]

Exhibition organized by Just Things Foundation2016-11-06T14:59:12+00:00

2ndSkin Project to Los Angeles


At the architecture conference PLEA in Los Angeles, which this year focus is on: “Cities, Building, People: Towards Regenerative Environments”, Olivia Guerra-Santin will present the 2ndSkin Project. The project is about zero energy renovation of social multi-family housing in the Netherlands. Olivia will be presenting the results from the user [...]

2ndSkin Project to Los Angeles2016-10-14T09:53:41+00:00

Social Design presentation at What Design Can Do!


Last Friday, July 1st, Nynke Tromp spoke at the WhatDesignCanDo conference in Amsterdam on Social Design. She outlined four principles that make social design a unique discipline: 1) Recognizing the role of design in social problems, 2) Including a societal perspective besides a user one, 3) Measuring impact, and 4) [...]

Social Design presentation at What Design Can Do!2016-10-14T09:53:48+00:00

Studiolab @DRS2016


18 Delegates of our faculty Industrial Design Engineering have been attending the DRS2016 conference in Brighton last week. Many studiolabbers participate as well. For instance, Ricardo Mejia Sarmiento presented work on the relevance and used of vision concepts in design research, Nynke Tromp organised a theme session on Design Innovation [...]

Studiolab @DRS20162016-10-14T09:53:58+00:00