Smart Street Paper

Paper on experimental design research methods in a street in London, published by the Design Research Society and presented at their annual conference in 2008: Undisciplined!. The project was done with students from the Royal College of Art Design Interactions department. Co-authored by Wendy March (Intel) and Bas Raijmakers. (PDF, 732 kb)

Smart Street Presentation

Smart Street Presentation

The presentation Bas did at the Design Research Society conference Undisciplined! (2008) on the above mentioned paper. (PDF, 4.2 Mb)

Girls and Glossies

Press release by Spunk//STBY on a recently completed study among 15-16 year old girls. (Spunk//STBY is a joint venture for research specifically focused on issues regarding young people in The Netherlands.) (168 kb – in Dutch.)

International Service Design Northumbria 2008

Bas presented at the ISDN03 conference in Newcastle about design documentaries as a method to discover what matters to people. All presentations can be downloaded from the Northumbria University Design School website. Bas’s presentation can be downloaded here (PDF, 4,3Mb).

Passionate for People

by Geke van Dijk and Bas Raijmakers. Presented at the Design by Fire conference on 23 October 2007 in Utrecht, NL. (8.4 Mb, excluding video fragments)

Creative collaborations for innovative service design

by Geke van Dijk. Published in ‘Uncommon Ground: Creative encounters across sectors and disciplines’, edited by Cathy Brickwood et al., BIS publishers, Amsterdam, 2007. (PDF, 5.6MB)

Poster Design Documentaries

Poster Design Documentaries

by Bas Raijmakers. He summarised and visualised his PhD thesis in this poster that was printed at the occasion of the graduation Show at the Royal College of Art in 2007. The image was modeled after a drawing in his sketchbook that he made when he was exploring different structures for the thesis during writing. RCA Communication students (at the time) Francesco Lanranjo and Catherine Guiral created the eventual graphic design through a series of iterations with Bas. 1000 Copies were printed of which about 700 were handed out in 2007 during the Show. (PDF, 0.5Mb)

PhD thesis Design Documentaries

by Bas Raijmakers. Completed in 2007 at the Royal College of Art, Design Interactions, London, UK. (PDF, 4,7 MB)

Pick and Mix: consumers moving between online and offline channels

by Geke van Dijk. PhD thesis, completed in 2007, Computing Department, Open University, Milton Keynes, UK. (PDF, 5 MB)

Rich Viz – Design Documentaries

Rich Viz – Design Documentaries

by Bas Raijmakers. Paper on design documentaries, published in ‘Rich Viz! Inspiring design teams with rich vizualizations’, edited by Pieter Jan Stappers et al., StudioLab Press, Delft University of Technology, 2007.

Pick n Mix: Consumers combining electronic and conventional service channels

by Geke van Dijk, Shailey Minocha and Angus Laing. Published in a special issue of the journal Interacting With Computers, Volume 19, Issue 1, Elsevier, 2006. (PDF, 540 KB)

Design Documentaries: Inspiring Design Research Through Documentary Film

Design Documentaries: Inspiring Design Research Through Documentary Film

by Bas Raijmakers, William W. Gaver and Jon Bishay. Presented at DIS2006 conference in State College, Pennsylvania. (PDF, 3.5 MB)