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Find out what we're up to! Or better yet, meet us at inspirational, interactive, provocative events, given by expert researchers and practitioners, on topics that relate to design, tech, societal challenges and learn how we make the world a better place by integrating technology more wisely and humanely.

Global Goals Jam 2019

Fri 20 Sep until Sun 22 Sep 2019

When a standard questionnaire just won’t do: building a time machine to get insights at the Next Web 2019.
Data visualisation techniques for collections of images

Wed 16 Oct until Fri 18 Oct 2019

Energiser Workbook First Edition (free download)
Recap Digital Society School Showcase  Fall2018
DSS leads Speculative Futures Chapter Amsterdam
R and Visualisation for beginners

Thu 3 Oct until Fri 4 Oct 2019

Dear Future, I'm Ready Podcast #2 - John Maeda at SXSW 2019
World Design Organization partners with DSS
DSS represented at CHI 2019 in Glasgow
Looking for Climate Change Solutions on Instagram
Design Across Cultures visits Japan
Dear Future I'm Ready Podcast #1 - Paris Design Summit Feb 2019
On the Future of Programming by Emma Beauxis-Aussalet
People, Planet & Prosperity: Co-creating a Sustainable Future
Gijs Huisman to present at Frame Lab festival
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Frank Kresin appointed as new dean of the Digital Media & Creative Industries faculty
Social Good Summit NY - Global Goals Jam presentation
Looking back: SDG Expert Seminar - Design for Sustainable Futures
New projects in September 2018
Becoming the professional of the future
The DSS mission to fight 'design waste' - A designer's perspective
About Mic Drop #1: Jasper Wognum
Professional Programmes
Digital Camps
Design Across Cultures
Global Goals Jam 2018: Design 2030 now!

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