Completed Episodes

Karen Peeters ‘Discovering digital reliability and quality: the Toyota story’

What is quality when it comes to web design, web development, web management? How do we know the customer is having a quality experience? How do we know as a web professional that we are doing a quality job?

/ June 17, 2020

Olive Minor ‘Covid-19 What the anthropologist sees’

Olive lives in Seattle, and previously worked for Oxfam in West Africa, where she used her anthropological expertise amongst many things to understand how culture shaped attitudes to Ebola.

/ June 11, 2020

Shanti Mathew ‘Partnering to build better lives’

In this episode, I speak with Shanti Mathew, Deputy Director of Public Policy Lab, a nonprofit innovation lab based in New York. Shanti's mission is to use collective power to build better lives through government.

/ June 10, 2020

The Big Remote – Katie Long

Katie Long, Design Connector at Fjord, describes what it was like to have COVID-19 while far away from home, "jellyfish brain", and how she and her flatmates entertained themselves during quarantine.

/ June 1, 2020

Rita Denny ‘Reflections on changes in ethnographic praxis’

Take a break from video chat and listen in on my conversation with Rita Denny! We chat about how EPIC is pivoting for their conference this year in light of COVID-related restrictions, as well as changes in ethnographic praxis overall....

/ May 31, 2020

Chris Gray ‘Dealing with PTSD as a result of working as a social media content moderator’

In this episode, I speak with Chris Gray, former content moderator for CPL a service provider and content moderation organisation for many of the large tech businesses. We speak about Chris’s experience moderating for Facebook, what that looks like on...

/ May 22, 2020

Jeff Sussna ‘Services as a chain of promises’

In this episode, Jeff Sussana, known for introducing the global DevOps community to the importance of empathy and author of Designing Delivery: Rethinking IT in the Digital Service Economy, talks about the importance of systems and design thinking and services...

/ May 15, 2020

Rebekah Murphy ‘My journey from Scrum Master to UX Designer’

Today on the show we have Rebekah Murphy a UX Designer based in Sydney, Australia. I met Rebekah early last year and met a few times in a mentorship capacity.

/ May 14, 2020

Eric Meyer ‘Overcoming complexity’s invisible force’

Welcome to World Wide Waste, a podcast about how digital is killing the planet, and what to do about it. Eric Meyer is a passionate advocate of designing for humanity, of leaving no one behind when you create your design,...

/ May 13, 2020

The Big Remote with ‘Jakob Schneider’

In this episode, Gerry Scullion speaks with Jakob Schneider from Köln, Germany. Jakob is Creative Director at KD-1 and Co-Founder of More than Metrics in Austria. We chat about how Jakob's design agency is handling the pandemic, how it's changing...

/ May 7, 2020

The Big Remote – John Thackara

In this episode, Gerry Scullion speaks with the wonderful, John Thackara. In this episode, they speak about eating soil, discussing its connectedness to everything, composting and worm zoos and also how the pandemic has affected John and his work now...

/ April 30, 2020

Meg Pagani ‘Recipes for social impact’

This podcast is recorded in Australia on the traditional lands of the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation.

/ April 28, 2020

The Big Remote – Adam Rotmil

In this episode, Andy Polaine chats to Adam Rotmil, Interaction Design Craft Lead at Fjord's Washington D.C. Studio, about bringing home the project Kanban, changes in work, life, cooking and salvaging an Erik Spiekermann limited edition print from the rain.

/ April 27, 2020

Dr. Daniel Beunza ‘Challenging ‘normality”

Hi, welcome to the Decoding Culture podcast on This is HCD. My name is John Curran and I'm your host. I'm a business anthropologist, executive coach and CEO of JC Associates, which is a consultancy that explores how culture shapes...

/ April 15, 2020
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Jeremy Keith ‘We’ve ruined the Web. Here’s how we fix it.’

Welcome to World Wide Waste, a podcast about how digital is killing the planet, and what to do about it. In this session, I'm chatting with Jeremy Keith. Jeremy is a philosopher of the internet.

/ April 10, 2020

Christine Hemphill ‘Making human-centred design more human’

Hello, and welcome to Bringing Design Closer. My name is Gerry Scullion, and I'm a service designer and trainer based in Dublin City, Ireland. Bringing Design Closer is a podcast dedicated on shining the light on the complexities of embedding...

/ April 8, 2020