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Ethics & Values for Reflective Urban Automation

Urban automation’s potential to create disruptive technologies that change cities’ future development is already in evidence, but there is much more to come.Urban automation refers to…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 3 Weeks ago 8 views 0  

Dana Buntrock - What Could Go Wrong?

Her lecture, titled, "What Could Go Wrong?" asks, "What’s architecture?" Who we are and what we do gets reinvented in response to economic or legal change. In the 1960s and…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 3 Weeks ago 8 views 0  

Martin Bechthold - Multi-Scalar Design: Material Matters

Advances in material science, computation, and robotics are empowering the role materials can take in shaping buildings towards novel aesthetics and performative outcomes. Work at Harvard’s…

From  Kathryn Gentilello A month ago 3 views 0  

Bill Moggridge - It's getting so complicated

Bill Moggridge is the co-founder of IDEO, an internationally recognized design firm. He has designed the first laptop computer, the GRiD Compass, and pioneered Interaction Design as a discipline.…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 2 Months ago 3 views 0  

When the World Talks Back … Connecting People and Things - Jim Budd, Noah Posner, Wei Wang, Stuart Romm

Over the past 10 to 15 years the evolution of smart, sensor-based products and systems has reshaped the way we interact with each other and the world around us. This Research Forum will compare a…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 4 Months ago 1 views 0  

Diversity and Inclusion Council Panel Discussion - Peggy McIntosh, Kaye Husbands Fealing, Robert Kirkman

The College of Design Diversity and Inclusion Council has invited Peggy McIntosh, senior research scientist and former associate director for the Wellesley Centers for Women, Kaye Husbands Fealing,…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 4 Months ago 5 views 0  

Decay, Maintenance and Repair Symposium Session 3 and Panel - Joe Brown, David Frost, Steve Usselman

Joe Brown - Reliability and Resilience: Drinking Water Infrastructure in Rural Bangladesh, Ethiopia, Mozambique, and Pakistan ABSTRACT: This presentation describes national-scale surveys of rural…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 9 Months ago 4 views 0  

Decay, Maintenance and Repair Symposium Session 1 and Panel - Kate Irvin, Lynnette Widder, Claire Weisz, Andrew Russell

Katie Irvin - Repair and Design Futures: Lessons from Mended Textiles ABSTRACT: This presentation explores the lessons that worldwide practices of mending offer designers today, moving from historic…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 9 Months ago 6 views 0  

Decay, Maintenance and Repair Symposium Session 2 and Panel - Laura Forlano, Lisa Marks, Priya Jain

Laura Forlano - The Best Sleep of My Life ABSTRACT: This paper takes on the tensions between the imaginaries of automation and in networked medical devices and the realities of lived experience by…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 9 Months ago 16 views 0  

Decay, Maintenance and Repair Symposium - Sabir Khan, Andrew Russell

How do decay, maintenance and repair figure in the design, fabrication, and use of buildings, devices, and systems? Would attention to impermanence -- how things age, deteriorate, become obsolete,…

From  Kathryn Gentilello 9 Months ago 24 views 0