Posts tagged ‘persuasive technology’

October 1, 2014

Troublemakers are ready for liftoff

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If you take a United Airlines flight this month, sneak a peek at the latest Hemisphere Magazine (located in the seat pocket in front of you). You will find a short article about our Troublemakers. If you stay at the ground check out the article here.

 

September 4, 2014

A journey with our Pleasurable Troublemakers

On June, 17th 2014, Matthias and I had the chance to present our Pleasurable Troublemakers to Svenja Schulze, Minister for Innovation, Science and Research of the German Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia. Our presentation was part of a journalist journey that presented several projects that were realized in cooperation with the Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy and Prof. Dr. Christa Liedtke. Here are some impressions of our journey.

June 27, 2014

Pleasurable Troublemakers at the NRW Day 2014

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This weekend, June 28th-29th, we are invited to present our Pleasurable Troublemakers at the NRW Day 2014 (North Rhine-Westphalia-Day). The federal state celebrates a three-day festival from 27 to 29 June. Together with the Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy we will present our latest cooperative research projects. The NRW Day will be part of the 800th jubilee of Bielefeld, Germany. Premier of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia, Hannelore Kraft and Minister for Science and Research, Svenja Schulze will be also present. Let’s see if they like the projects🙂

Looking forward to the event.

June 18, 2014

Keymoment (unplugged) on fastco.exist

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Check out the latest feature about our Keymoment (unplugged) and the Pleasurable Troublemakers on fastco.exist. Thanks Adele for the nice chat and article.

 

June 17, 2014

Pleasurable Troublemakers on tour…

Yesterday Marc and I had the chance to present our Pleasurable Troublemakers to Svenja Schulze, Minister for Innovation, Science and Research of the German Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia. Our presentation was part of a journalist journey that presented several projects that are realized in cooperation with the Wuppertal Institute for Climate, Environment and Energy and Prof. Dr. Christa Liedtke.

 

 

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June 6, 2014

Keymoment on Wired.com

Check out the latest feature about our Keymoment and the Pleasurable Troublemakers on Wired.com.

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April 22, 2014

Experience Design at ‘Diseinu Berrikuntza Zentrua (DBZ)’

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Bye-bye Spain. It was a nice short journey and an interesting lecture at Diseinu Berrikuntza Zentrua in Arrasate-Mondragón. After a lot of Tortilla de Patata, some glasses of cider and an extensive trip to the countryside of the Basque country we had to say good bye to Aiur, his family and the students. Looking forward to meet you soon again.1396254073400

March 19, 2014

Pleasurable Troublemakers at fastcodesign.com

Check out the latest feature about our “Pleasurable Troublemakers” at fastcodesign.com. Some weeks ago Matthias talked to Eric Jaffe, who is a New York City based writer. To cut a long story short, check it out yourself.

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March 12, 2014

Transformational Objects at Habit Summit Europe

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We all know people, who seem to have all the “good” habits: Taking the bike instead of the car or showering only briefly and only cool. Wouldn’t it be nice to adopt at least some of  those for the sake of our own health and the environment? This is easier said than done. “How can we build and adopt good habits, which support achieving our self-set goals?”  One potential answer is: “Through transformational objects”. Objects, which materialize good habits, but with a little twist. Meet Matthias in Amsterdam on the Habit Summit Europe to learn more.
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April 30, 2014
TrouwAmsterdam
Wibautstraat 127
1091 GL Amsterdam
January 24, 2014

Ästhetik der Reibung | Fachforum Verbraucherforschung

Am 15.01.14 hatte Matthias Laschke die Möglichkeit am Fachforum “Verbraucherforschung – Nachhaltiger Konsum – Eine Frage der Politik, der Produktion und des Stils?” teilzunehmen. Zusätzlich wurde Matthias eingeladen unseren Ansatz der Transformationalen Objekte dort vorzustellen. Das Fachforum beschäftigt sich mit der Konsumveränderung im Kontext der Nachhaltigkeit einer „großen Transformation“. Hier ein paar Eindrücke.

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