Events

18 Oct: QUT Design Lab Seminar – Seeing Better Cities: Q&A with Chuck Wolfe

QUT Design Lab invites you to join us for an evening with long time urban writer, photographer, affiliate associate professor and land-use attorney/consultant Chuck Wolfe. Wednesday 18 October, 6-7.30pm QUT Kelvin Grove campus, Z9 Building, Level 6 Chuck provides a unique perspective about cities as both a writer about urbanism worldwide and an attorney in Seattle, where…

(Read more ►)

9 Oct: QUT Design Lab Seminar – Dr Megan Strickfaden – Design-Able: ‘Learning from a Village’ and Other Ethnographic Stories for Designers

QUT Design Lab invites you to a guest lecture by Dr Megan Strickfaden, University of Alberta, Canada. Dr Strickfaden is a scholar, anthropologist, complex problem solver and designer. She has lived and worked as a designer, educator and researcher globally in the Netherlands, Belgium, France, Mexico, USA and Canada. Most recently her research focuses on…

(Read more ►)

12-13 October: QUT Action Research Master Class

This is a two-day workshop that will integrate the concepts, processes and practical skills of action research. It will also provide participants with opportunities to practice some of the processes. Action research is a research approach that enables outcomes of research (learning, understanding) and change (improvement) to be achieved. In other words change can be…

(Read more ►)

28 Sept: QUT Design Lab Seminar Series – Doing Grounded Theory – Kathy Charmaz and Roxanne Bainbridge

QUT Design Lab Seminar Series: Doing Grounded Theory: Reflections, Issues & Strategies When: 3-4.30pm, Thursday 28 September Where: QUT Kelvin Grove Campus, Z2 Building, Room 226 “The Hall” A Personal Journey with Grounded Theory Methodology Emeritus Professor Kathy Charmaz The value of grounded theory in anti-colonial research Professor Roxanne Bainbridge Two distinguished speakers will share…

(Read more ►)

28 Sept: Living in Aged Care exhibition

Associate Professor Evonne Miller, Director of the QUT Design Lab, invites you to join us for the QUT opening of “Living in Aged Care: A photographic exhibition of laughter, loss and leisure”. Thursday 28 September, 4.30 for 5pm start QUT Kelvin Grove campus, Z9 Building, Level 1 Twenty older residents photographed their daily lives (the highlights…

(Read more ►)

28 Sept: Inaugural QUT Design Lab HDR Symposium

Embracing the Design Lab mission of Change by Design, the Inaugural Design Lab HDR Symposium will provide an important opportunity for HDR students to share their research. Twenty students at varying stages of their course will present their research process and findings (where appropriate). Time for comments and questions will enable students to learn from other researchers in…

(Read more ►)

11 Sept: Journal Peer Review Seminar

The Office of Research Ethics and Integrity is running a series of workshops. Session 2 will cover different aspects of journal peer review. We will have speakers covering various topics along with videos. Topics to be covered include: Forms of peer review History of peer review Conducting peer review Responding to peer review When peer…

(Read more ►)

9 Sept: Authorship and Publication Seminar

The Office of Research Ethics and Integrity is running a series of workshops. Session 1: Authorship and Publication will cover the fundamentals of publishing in a series of tight 3 minute talks and videos. Topics to be covered include: Agreeing authorship Choosing where to publish Writing tips Open Access 101 Publishing agreements And more! Places…

(Read more ►)

21 July: Teaching Digital Technologies through Design

QUT School of Teacher Education and Leadership will be hosting a Pedagogy Exchange on 21st July 2017. QUT Design Lab’s Natalie Wright and Dr Nick Kelly from SEF and Education will be presenting a workshop on ‘Teaching Digital Technologies through Design’with Dana Holden from Kedron State High School. The Digital Technologies learning area provides authentic…

(Read more ►)

20 August: Robotronica

QUT Design Lab researchers will be part of Robotronica when it returns to QUT’s Gardens Point Precinct on 20 August 2017 to reveal the most up to date advancements and innovations in the fields of robotics and interactive design. Design Lab’s Dr Jared Donovan will be part of a multidisciplinary team creating an interactive robot/dance/musical production…

(Read more ►)