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The Lab's services to help transform your work to be more sustainable, fair, and regenerative

The Lab's services to help transform your work to be more sustainable, fair, and regenerative

Schools & Universities

Expand your human-centred curriculums with life-centred and more-than-human methodologies

Previous work: University of Sydney, University of Technology Sydney, NOVA School of Business, ECHOS School of Design

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Introductory Lecture

Online—45 mins, Free | Onsite—1 hr, $550

Book a dynamic lecture for your course to introduce life-centred, more-than-human, and regenerative design and how to include nature and vulnerable communities in projects.

Interactive Introduction

1/2 day—4 hrs, Max. 30 pax
1 day—7.5 hrs, Max. 30 pax

An interactive session giving students a practical introduction to life-centred and more-than-human design with hands-on experience with innovative tools and approaches.

Course support

Online or onsite—Customised

Let me support your course at key times to inform and guide your students about life-centred and more-than-human approaches.

Curriculum consultation

Online or onsite—Customised

Incorporate LCD elements into your courses to develop student capacity for practical, holistic, and regenerative ways of thinking, designing, and governing projects to address complex issues and contribute to systemic transformation.

Businesses & Organisations

Explore your environmental, social, and governance strategy (ESG) to reduce your planetary harm and regenerate what you take from

Previous work: NOVA Innovation Ecosystem

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LCD Presentation + Q&A

Online—1 hr, $250 | Onsite—1 hr, $550

Book a dynamic lecture for your teams to introduce life-centred, more-than-human, and regenerative design and how to include nature and vulnerable communities in projects.

1/2 Day Workshop—”Give all life a voice”

 Max. 20 pax

Create your first non-human or non-user persona to give them a voice in design, and learn ways to innovate with them.

 

1 Day Workshop—“Do Less Harm and More Good”

Max. 20 pax

Learn how to redesign products and innovate their business to do less planetary harm and more good with this interactive session, including circular design, inclusive design, and non-human persona innovation.

Project Consultation

Customised | Online or onsite

Project-specific support.

Design Teams and Agencies

Guide your clients to explore how their products, businesses, and digital channels can reduce their planetary harm and regenerate what they take from

Previous work: ING Digital Design Team, Woolies X Digital Design Team

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LCD Presentation + Q&A

Online—1 hr, $250 | Onsite—1 hr, $550

Book a dynamic lecture for your team to introduce life-centred, more-than-human, and regenerative design and how to include nature and vulnerable communities in projects.

1/2 Day Workshop—”Give all life a voice”

 Max. 20 pax

Create your first non-human or non-user persona to give them a voice in design, and learn ways to innovate with them.

 

1 Day Workshop—“Do Less Harm and More Good”

Max. 20 pax

Learn how to guide your clients to redesign their products and innovate their business to do less planetary harm and more good with circular design, inclusive design, and non-human persona innovation.

Project Consultation

Online or onsite—Customised

Project-specific support.

Government and municipalities

Explore your environmental, social, and governance strategy (ESG) to reduce your planetary harm and regenerate what you take

Previous work: AdaptNSW (NSW Government)

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Presentation + Q&A

Online—1 hr, $250 | Onsite—1 hr, $550

Book a dynamic lecture for your team to introduce life-centred, more-than-human, and regenerative design and how to include nature and vulnerable communities in projects.

1/2 Day Workshop—”Give all life a voice”

 Max. 20 pax

Create your first non-human or non-user persona to give them a voice in design, and learn ways to innovate with them.

 

1 Day Workshop—“Do Less Harm and More Good”

Max. 20 pax

Learn how to redesign places and services to do less planetary harm and more good with circular design, inclusive design, and non-human persona innovation.

Project Consultation

Online or onsite—Customised

Project-specific support.

Events & Conferences

Introduce your attendees to how their products, businesses, and digital channels can reduce their planetary harm and regenerate what they take from

Previous work: AdaptNSW (NSW Government), Speculative Futures Sydney

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Presentations

Online or onsite—Customised

Book a dynamic lecture for your event to introduce life-centred, more-than-human, and regenerative design and how to include nature and vulnerable communities in projects.

Workshops

Online or onsite—Customised

Give your attendees a taste of life-centred design with an interactive session giving participants a practical introduction to innovative tools and approaches.

Panel Discussions

Online or onsite—Customised

Book me to participate in a panel discussion.

Event content

Customised

I can craft life-centred design articles and thought pieces specifically for your event’s focus, for your promotional channels.

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Take the lead

Lead the way by redesigning your products and business to reduce environmental and social harm and regenerate the people and environments your system relies on.

“The ideas really resonated with me as I’ve felt this growing unease with human centred design’s echo chamber”

“Super helpful tools for designers… I’ll be sharing them with the students.”

“An amazing book about the topic.”

Two books standing on and angle, The Non-human Persona Guide and The Life-centred Design Guide

#2 Amazon Best Seller in Engineering Design, Dec ’22 (The Life-centred Design Guide)

Take the lead

Lead the way by redesigning your products and business to reduce environmental and social harm and regenerate the people and environments your system relies on.

Two books standing on and angle, The Non-human Persona Guide and The Life-centred Design Guide

#2 Amazon Best Seller in Engineering Design, Dec ’22 (The Life-centred Design Guide)

“Super helpful tools for designers… I’ll be sharing them with the students.”

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Damien Lutz, author of The Non-human Persona Guide, The Life-centred Design Guide, and Future Scouting

We replenish what we use

A percentage of profits from design guides by Damien Lutz are donated to onetreeplanted.org to replace the trees used to create the books

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Lifecentred.design aims to be low carbon, inclusive, and regenerative

This site's hosting is green

Energy used by the web hosting servers is offset by 3 times as much renewable energy returned to the grid

100 trees planted!

To regenerate trees used to make my books, I donate a percentage of sales from lifecentred.design and futurescouting.com.au to onetreeplanted.org

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Sustainable web strategies are used to reduce page load emissions. Current industry standard is 0.5g/page view—all lifecentred.design pages are under

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Lifecentred.design aims to be low carbon, inclusive, and regenerative

This site's hosting is green

Energy used by the web hosting servers is offset by 3 times as much renewable energy returned to the grid

100 trees planted!

To regenerate trees used to make my books, I donate a percentage of sales from lifecentred.design and futurescouting.com.au to onetreeplanted.org

Page CO2 emissions
Shown for high-traffic pages only

Sustainable web strategies are used to reduce page load emissions. Current industry standard is 0.5g/page view—all lifecentred.design pages are under

Page accessibility rating
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Pages are designed for accessible use and rated out of 100

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Lifecentred.design aims to be low carbon, inclusive, and regenerative

This site's hosting is green

Energy used by the web hosting servers is offset by 3 times as much renewable energy returned to the grid

100 trees planted!

To regenerate trees used to make my books, I donate a percentage of sales from lifecentred.design and futurescouting.com.au to onetreeplanted.org

Page CO2 emissions
Shown for high-traffic pages only

Sustainable web strategies are used to reduce page load emissions. Current industry standard is 0.5g/page view—all lifecentred.design pages are under

Page accessibility rating
Shown for high-traffic pages only

Pages are designed for accessible use and rated out of 100

More about my commitments | Suggest an improvement

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Lifecentred.design aims to be low carbon, inclusive, and regenerative

This site's hosting is green

Energy used by the web hosting servers is offset by 3 times as much renewable energy returned to the grid

100 trees planted!

To regenerate trees used to make my books, I donate a percentage of sales from lifecentred.design and futurescouting.com.au to onetreeplanted.org

Page CO2 emissions
Shown for high-traffic pages only

Sustainable web strategies are used to reduce page load emissions. Current industry standard is 0.5g/page view—all lifecentred.design pages are under

Page accessibility rating
Shown for high-traffic pages only

Pages are designed for accessible use and rated out of 100

More about my commitments | Suggest an improvement

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