Safeness in the Gig Economy

Lecturers: Ian de Vere and Malte Wagenfeld 

Tuesday 9.30 – 12.30 – Online (V-Practical)Thursday 9.30 – 12.30 – On Campus (045.01.005D)

The studio will focus on issues of safeness for workers in the gig economy. These workers who are typically paid per job/task are classed as independent contractors and often have minimal training nor access to safety

Ethical AI

Lecturers: Gordon Young and Pierre Proske

Tuesday 9.30 – 12.30 – On Campus (045.01.005D)Thursday 9.30 – 12.30 – Online (V-Practical)

A.I. is already here…but what is it and how will change our lives? It has been touted as a dramatic game changer for humanity—a powerful new tool. This studio starts with questioning the ethics of AI development

Wearable Sports Technology

Lecturer: Emma Luke  

Tuesday 9.30 – 12.30 – Online (V-Practical)Thursday 9.30 – 12.30 – Online (V-Practical)

This studio develops speculative scenarios for integrating IoT technologies into sports and performance apparel through wearable technology and flexible fabrication outcomes with Industry partner Ventou. Using a Product Service System (PSS) approach with strategic direction from Ventou, students will engage in a process of iterative concept development that