The research at this centre is based on the theory and methodology of design and futures research, as well as communication tools, with the aim of promoting creativity as a driver of innovation and promoting innovative and meaningful forms of communication for people. The topics addressed are the following:
- Futures Now: The objective is to investigate sociocultural megatrends and macro-trends based on design as an indicator, and with futures research, co-creation, participatory and scenario planning methodologies.
- Decoding Creative Processes: Application of the scientific method to decode creative processes and understanding creative competencies as transversal and necessary for various sectors, not only the creative, in order to innovate towards new work models and in decision-making processes.
- Information visualization: We investigate on data visualization, visual communication formats and empathic communication formats in order to empower the citizen and facilitate new transdisciplinary forms of communication in the context of scientific research.
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