Designing a Sustainable Future

radicalzz.studio
(Pending editorial review)
Polska (Warszawa)
The project's main idea is to democratize access to the future design by both counseling small enterprises and educating about maker's culture. This is divided into three main activities: We help tech enterprises at the early stage of their development to enter the market. We focus especially on the ones that concern sustainability, as in the example of one of our partners, that develops an environment for reduction of electronic waste in India (including a production line for recycling). We also host regular lectures and workshops with the purpose of educating about contemporary environmental and social changes and ways we can harness technological inventions to overcome some of the most pressing issues, like climate change. Some of our events are dedicated to children and include prototyping sessions during which the kids learn to design practical solutions for given problems. We are currently in the process of expanding this into a full-fledged project promoting maker's culture called Young Makers. We also work with the existing companies. We design, research, and help implement solutions based on new technologies, sustainability. Our main partner at the moment is a Polish company Braintech that develops Brain-Computer Interfaces that allow disabled people to communicate with the world.
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Joanna Skorupska (29 October 2018)

Bio

Philosopher & Maker at the heart. She brings the wildest ideas to life. Made her mission to accelerate the sustainability and innovation practices in the field of products, and service design and development. Curiosity pushes her to the deconstruct or discover how things were made or what kind of mindset drives them. In radicalzz.studio she is responsible for business relations, identifying clients needs and delivering future strategies. She is a multipotentialite - a mix of her various talents let her deliver ideas formed in a holistic ecosystem. With each project, she creates „The Whole Circle Solutions”, not only arches ripped out from context. Technology enthusiast, wish to be Digital Native, but already too old for that.

Project leader

Joanna Skorupska, Founder and Future Strategist

This is our Vimeo channel which contains videos of our educational and tech projects

Zero Waste Workshop organized for kids

Maker Workshops for children

A highlight from our lecture about the future of education

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