Playful design and design fictions in healthcare

Invited talks in S.Korea Universities

Dr Emmanuel Tsekleves was invited to present his research work on design in healthcare as well as playful design and design fictions in two guest lectures at the EWHA and Hongik University in S. Korea.

The lectures delivered to undergraduate, postgraduate and research students highlighted the importance of design in healthcare, the challenges we are facing globally and how design can play a more leading role in directing research in this field.

In addition in his talks Emmanuel presented how the use of design fictions can help in engaging the public and all stakeholders in creating preferable future visions and aspirations of healthcare services in society. Emmanuel also demonstrated how playful design can be employed as a lens to creating highly accessible and acceptable preventive healthcare interventions.