Creating Healthy Cities through Service Design

Posted on: 16/01/2018

Future Cities Catapult, Urban Innovation Centre, One Sekforde Street, London

Thursday 25 January at 5.30pm

Service Design UK Chapter Committee and Future Cities Catapult are kicking off 2018 with an event exploring Service Design for Healthy Cities on January 25 in the Urban Innovation Centre, One Sekforde Street, London.

Speakers are service design practitioners with fascinating experiences of designing for health, tackling such challenges as healthcare, air quality, noise levels, mental health and physical health.

Speakers include:

Amy Ricketts (Service Designer at FutureGov)
Paul Thurston (Insight & Design Lead at Future Cities Catapult)
Tim Brazier (Senior Service Designer, Good Things Foundation)
Nicola Gill (Widening Digital Participation Programme Manager, NHS Digital)
Join us to explore the role service design can play in making cities healthier.

What makes a city healthy? What factors influence that? How can service designers have an impact on the health of a city?


5:30pm – 6:00pm Arrival, networking and drinks – with a fun drawing exercise
6:00pm – 7:30pm Short introduction to the Service Design Network, followed by presentations of our speakers
7:30pm – 8:15pm Q&A, networking, drinks and nibbles

To register visit HERE

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