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Genevieve Bell ‘Anthropology, cybernetics, and establishing a new branch of engineering at ANU’

Anthropology and computer science go back much further than many realize; and the relationship between the two continues to evolve. Join me as I talk with Genevieve about the relationship between technology and culture, cybernetics, and the story behind the...

/ January 7, 2020
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Talking Shop #004 – Christmas Special

What happens when four This is HCD hosts who love the sounds of their own voices get together? A one-hour Talking Shop Christmas Special, that's what!

/ December 20, 2019
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Ewan McIntosh ‘Creating the Space for Learning’

Ewan McIntosh, founder and CEO of NoTosh, shares his experience of designing and creating spaces to enhance learning.

/ December 18, 2019

Robert Morais ‘The Value of Business Anthropology’

Hi, and welcome to the Decoding Culture Podcast on This is HCD. The podcast focuses on the importance that culture plays in all areas of business and society, form how it shapes organisations to how it influences consumer experience, design,...

/ December 16, 2019

Talking Shop #003

Gerry Scullion and Andy Polaine catch up and announce the new dates for our first conference, new guests, give discount codes for Rosenfeld Media and BIS Publishers, a new project Gerry and Dr John Curran are working on, as well...

/ December 3, 2019

Jonathon Colman ‘Building world class Design teams’

Welcome to another episode of Bringing Design Closer. My name is Gerry Scullion and I’m a service design trainer and practitioner based in Dublin City, Ireland.

/ November 19, 2019

Theresa Neil ‘Designing Digital Therapeutics’

Theresa Neil is the author of Mobile Design Pattern Gallery, published by O’Reily and co-author of Designing Web Interfaces, also by O’Reily in 2009. She’s the founder of Guidea, a 20-person UX design consultancy, serving lots of clients you would...

/ November 12, 2019

Joe Macleod ‘Designing Closure Experiences’

Hi, and welcome to Power of Ten – a podcast about design operating at many levels, zooming out from thoughtful detail through to organisational transformation and on to changes in society and the world.

/ November 5, 2019

Alan Smith ‘Helping businesses design value with Strategyzer’

Hello, and welcome to Bringing Design Closer. My name is Gerry Scullion and I’m a service design trainer a practitioner based in Dublin City, Ireland. I was in Toronto recently for the service design networks global conference and caught up...

/ October 29, 2019

Laetitia Mimoun ‘Inbetween states’

Hello, and welcome to Decoding Culture Podcast on This is HCD. This is the first episode of decoding culture. I thought I’d give the listeners a short summary of what it’s all about.

/ October 24, 2019

Zoë Murray ‘Moving careers into Design Research’

In this episode we chat with Design Researcher at the BBC, Zoë Murray. We learn about how she moved careers to land her first job in UX.

/ October 21, 2019

Melanie Rayment ‘Using Service Design to deliver improved experiences for vulnerable children’

Today in the show we've got Melanie Rayment who's a social designer and strategist originally hailing from Sydney Australia. Now living in London she is currently the Head of Service Design at Barnardos UK

/ October 15, 2019

SDGC19 Special / Laura Lorenzo ‘What to do when your workshop is considered a taboo topic’

We are thrilled to be official media partners for the Service Design Global Conference in Toronto this year and are sharing podcasts from the event as it happens. In this episode, I caught up with Laura Lorenzo about workshop taboo...

/ October 11, 2019

SDGC19 Special / Antonio Starnino & Antonio Iadarola ‘Designing innovation spaces’

We are thrilled to be official media partners for the Service Design Global Conference in Toronto this year and are sharing podcasts from the event as it happens.

/ October 11, 2019

SDGC19 Special / Josina Vink ‘Making the invisible, visible’

We are thrilled to be official media partners for the Service Design Global Conference in Toronto this year and are sharing podcasts from the event as it happens. In this episode, I caught up with Associate Professor of Design, Josina...

/ October 10, 2019

SDGC19 Special / Marc Stickdorn ‘Customer Journey Map Ops’

We are thrilled to be official media partners for the Service Design Global Conference in Toronto this year and are sharing podcasts from the event as it happens.

/ October 10, 2019