Other Labs


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NYC Civic Service Design
http://www1.nyc.gov/assets/servicedesign/index.html
Making public services more effective and accessible for all New Yorkers.
toolkit

Desis Lab (Design for Social Innovation and Sustainability)
https://www.newschool.edu/desis/

GovLab
http://www.thegovlab.org/
DEEPENING OUR UNDERSTANDING OF HOW TO GOVERN
MORE EFFECTIVELY AND LEGITIMATELY THROUGH TECHNOLOGY

Nesta
https://www.nesta.org.uk/

MacArthur Foundation research network on opening-governance
http://opening-governance.org/

Mind Lab
http://mind-lab.dk/en/
MindLab is a cross-governmental innovation unit which involves citizens and businesses in creating new solutions for society. We are also a physical space – a neutral zone for inspiring creativity, innovation and collaboration.

CBS Public-Private
https://www.cbs.dk/viden-samfundet/business-in-society/public-private
The CBS Public-Private aims to become the requisite knowledge centre in Denmark for the analysis of public-private relations. The wish is to rethink Public-Private relations and to mobilize new actors to explore and solve pressing policy problems.

Digital Society School
http://www.amsterdamuas.com/faculty/fdmci/programmes/digital-society-school/digital-society-school.html (news)
https://digitalsocietyschool.org/ (questionnaire)
Can you get fit for life after 4 years of training? Of course not! This is why the Digital Society School offers modular, short-term, trend-driven tracks. Get in, get out, and stay fit. We believe in new educational models that fit reality. Join forces with us, 2SQRS, Ace Venturelabs, Cisco, Infosys, NYC MediaLAB, United Nations Development Programme, and many more.

MIT Center of Civic Media
https://civic.mit.edu/

Engagement Lab
https://elab.emerson.edu/

Taiwan Design Center 台灣創意設計中心
http://www.tdc.org.tw/

Danish Design Center
http://danskdesigncenter.dk/
Design Ladder - developed in 2011 by DDC
http://danskdesigncenter.dk/en/design-ladder-four-steps-design-use

Biologigaragen
http://biologigaragen.org/

Social Innovation Community (SIC)
https://www.siceurope.eu/
A range of social innovation organisations and networks have emerged in Europe in recent years to tackle the increasingly complex and interrelated challenges we face today.

Social Innovation Exchange (SIX)
https://www.socialinnovationexchange.org/home

Nesta (National Endowment for Science Technology and the Arts)
https://www.nesta.org.uk

Digital Society School
https://digitalsocietyschool.org

Design for Government - Aalto University
http://dfg-course.aalto.fi/2017/2017-final-show-in-videos-slides-and-pictures/


#2

Great list! A bunch we didn’t get to. Here’s our list of places we’ve been looking at

http://soul.compositescollective.com/t/researching-likeminded-organizations/19

I recommend opening up the Hackmd link in the first post!