Disco School’s (CO)HABITATION Exhibition: Children Shaping the Future of Our Cities

From reimagining cityscapes to addressing global challenges, Disco School is building a world where children are at the forefront of designing, leading and creating vibrant future cities.

Interakcije 2022 – Open Call

After 3 years of pause caused by the coordination of the SpeculativeEdu project, Interakcije – the educational platform is back with a series of activities dealing with contemporary design practices in the local context, with the local communities and toward common futures.

DISCO SCHOOL: Reimagining the future of Murska Sobota

Have you ever wondered what the future of our cities would look like if children were in charge?

Call: Speculative and Critical Design: approaches and influences in education

Call for submissions to IxD&A (Interaction Design and Architecture (s)) Journal

Beyond Speculative Design: Past – Present – Future (ONLINE)

“Now we are interested in how fictions and speculations can inform or drive social change”.
—Jimmy Loizeau, SpeculativeEdu project partner

Speculative Futures: an online discussion about Speculative Design practices

A Speculative Design discussion from the perspective of the SpeculativeEdu community, Wednesday, 3 March at 18:00 (CET).

NeoRural Futures Summer School MONOGRAPH

Our Italian project partner HER has published a documented case history of the SpeculativeEdu NeoRural Futures Summer School from 2019.

Speculative and Critical Design in Education: Practice and Perspectives

Partners in the SpeculativeEdu project are organising an online workshop as part of the Designing Interactive Systems (ACM DIS) 2020 conference in July.

Speculative Design and Education in (and Beyond) Troubled Times (ONLINE DISCUSSION)

A SpeculativeEdu panel discussion at Uroboros online design-art festival on Friday, 15 May at 19:00 (CET).

SpeculativeEdu Final Event: Reclaim the Future (CANCELLED)

Due the pandemic conditions and limited travel possibilities event is cancelled. More info in autumn.

Reconstrained Futures: SpeculativeEdu Exhibition at BIO 26

SpeculativeEdu exhibition at the 26th Biennial of Design in Ljubljana showing projects developed in an educational context.

SpeculativeEdu NeoRural Futures Event in Rome

The second multiplier event of the SpeculativeEdu Project took place in Rome and was designed as an international summer school.

SpeculativeEdu partners meeting in Rome

As part of the NeoRural Futures SpeculativeEdu event in Rome the third partners meeting was held on 5th of September.

SpeculativeEdu NeoRural Futures Workshop in Rome (CALL)

Speculative design for rurality in global scenarios workshop from 2nd to 6th of September 2019.

SpeculativeEdu Future Friends Event in Maribor: Let’s make a better future together!

Future Friends in Maribor hosted 120 people from around the world.

SpeculativeEdu partners meeting in Maribor

As part of the Future Friends SpeculativeEdu event in Maribor the second partners meeting was held on 16th of April.

Speculative Design education in Europe SURVEY

Are you a design educator in Europe? Do you use speculation about possible futures in your design education? Please participate in our survey on the current and future state of Speculative Design education in Europe.

SpeculativeEdu will feature the Future Friends Event, taking place in Maribor, Slovenia, 14 – 18 April 2019

Looking for Speculative Design educational programs in Europe

Are you a Design Educator in Europe? Please take part in our Speculative Design Education survey.

Kick-off event in Split!

Kick-off meeting took place at the Arts Academy in Split on 22 October 2018.

Interakcije 2018 workshop: Life After Disaster

SpeculativeEdu kick-off meeting and open discussion were part of this year’s Speculative Design Workshop (Interakcije 2018) focused on one of the most relevant global topics: climate change.