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Thomas Binder

PhD, Professor


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Personlig profil


Thomas Binder is Professor in design and sustainability at Lab for Planet, Design School Kolding. He has previously been part of the co-design research center, CODE at KADK, engaging open design collaborations and participatory design in the context of design anthropology, interaction design and social innovation. His research includes contributions to methods and tools for experimental design research and open innovation processes with a particular emphasis on re-thinking the design object. He has been editing and authoring several books such as (Re-) searching the Digital Bauhaus’ (Springer 2008), Rehearsing the Future (Danish Design School Press, 2010), Design Research through Practice (Morgan Kaufman, 2011), Design Things (MIT press, 2011) and Design Anthropological Futures (Bloomsbury, 2016). He has been chairing the Participatory Design Conference in 2002, the Nordic Design Research Conference in 2005 and the Design Anthropological Futures Conference in 2015.


  • Industriel design
  • Proces og metode
  • Teknologi og digital design
  • Teori og filosofi