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Since 2020, the University of Twente and the province of Overijssel joined the European project 'Responsible Research and Innovation Ecosystems at Regional Scale for Intelligent Cities, Transport and Energy' (RRI2SCALE).

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Meet the DesignLab Research Fellows

Nine innovative projects of DesignLab Research fellows received funding in 2022. Watch them share their insights.

Futures Magazine

The societal challenges that we are facing now, are calling more than ever for science and society to cooperate. At DesignLab, exactly this is what drives us. In the magazine Futures we selected some of the best stories that show how much impact we can make if we all join forces. Let's connect!

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From idea to impact

Whether you’re a scholar, student, entrepreneur or citizen with a bright idea: Join us, and explore how we can turn ideas into impact. Together 🌟

Part of the University of Twente

The University of Twente is a frontrunner in socially-relevant technological developments, fueled by the presence of a combination of technical and social sciences: High Tech Human Touch. This vision is encouraged by the environment that is explicitly designed for multidisciplinary design-oriented challenges, in which scientific knowledge is connected with societal problems and challenges: DesignLab.  

The DreamTeam is here to help

The DreamTeam is our student team with the green-beating heart, running the daily business of DesignLab. Contact us for operational questions about DesignLab (or to exchange brilliant new ideas!)

+31534892079 | designlab@utwente.nl

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