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LAUGH Design Challenge

25/06/2016

Location: PDR, Western Avenue, Llandaff, Cardiff

Event Description

This is a creative event as part of the LAUGH international design project. We aim to develop ideas for playful objects to assist in the care of people living with advanced dementia.

Area of innovation being demonstrated

Design of playful objects: interactive and sensory using embedded electronics and IoT technologies.

Who should attend?

Designers, engineers, electronics, technology and materials experts.

Benefits of attending?

Participation in cutting edge international design research to help bring joy in to the lives of people living with dementia.

Contact Information

Dr Jac Fennell jfennell@cardiffmet.ac.uk

 

Register Here