"Rethinking design: the risky practice of designing computational alternatives" by Marie Louise Juul Søndergaard
About the session
In this presentation, Marie Louise Juul Søndergaard questions what it really means to design people’s lives. She takes a critical look on what present digital technologies propose about our everyday lives, and she speculates on how alternative futures could be envisioned. She will present provocative and inspirational examples of how design can ask questions rather than solve problems.
About the speaker
Marie Louise Juul Søndergaard is a PhD candidate in Digital Design at School of Communication and Culture at Aarhus University, Denmark. She is part of the Digital Aesthetics Research Center and affiliated with the center for Participatory Information Technology and the Critical Software Thing group.