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Chris Speed

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ThingTank: Things Making Things

BY CHRIS SPEED
@ VOL 25 ON SEP 25, 2015

Chris Speed’s research focuses on digital art and technology and the Internet of Things. He especially favours design interventions to help identify and promote values we care most about, including an internet of toilet roll holders and an SMS platform for shoplifting. 

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Chris Speed, Edinburgh College of Art

BY CHRIS SPEED
@ VOL 35 ON OCT 25, 2018

Chris Speed is Chair of Design Informatics at the University of Edinburgh where he collaborates with a wide variety of partners to explore how design provides methods to adapt, and create products and services with a networked society. He is especially favours trangressive design interventions, to help identify and promote the values we care about most, including the design for the blockchain, an application for sham marriages, and an SMS platform for shoplifting. Chris is co-editor of the journal Ubiquity and co-directs the Design Informatics Research Centre that is home to a combination of researchers working across the fields of interaction design, temporal design, anthropology, software engineering and digital architecture, as well as the PhD, MA/MFA and MSc and Advanced MSc programmes.

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PAST VOL 35

Glasgow @ The Whisky Bond
Oct 25, 2018

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PAST VOL 25

Glasgow @ The City Observatory, Technology and Innovation Centre
Sep 25, 2015