Bas Raijmakers

Dr. Bas Raijmakers PhD (RCA) is Reader in Strategic Creativity at Design Academy Eindhoven and leads the in-house CRISP research team. Bas has a background in cultural studies, the internet industry, and interaction design. His main passion is to bring people we design for into design and innovation processes, using visual storytelling. He holds a PhD in Interaction Design from the Royal College of Art in London. He is also co-founder and Creative Director of STBY in London and Amsterdam, a design research consultancy specialised in creative research for service design and innovation. Bas works for clients in  the public sector and industry around the globe.

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A smelly workshop at WDCD 2013

Bas Raijmakers, 24-05-2013
  Halfway our workshop in Amsterdam during the What Design Can Do break out sessions, the conference photographer came down from the stairs, sni...

Aevus pilot during Dutch Design Week 2012

Bas Raijmakers, 19-10-2012
  During the Dutch Design Week the CRISP project 'Grey but Mobile' will present a pilot called Aevus, in which elderly people can experi...


Bas Raijmakers, 27-09-2012
Alessia Cadamuro was selected to present a paper at the Ambient Assisted Living Forum in EIndhoven, September 2012. Ambient Assisted Living (AAL)...


Bas Raijmakers, 06-06-2012
During the international Cumulus conference 2012 in Helsinki, Bas Raijmakers (DAE) and Evelien van de Garde - Perik (TUe) presented a paper titled ...

Workshop at SDNC11

Bas Raijmakers, 30-08-2011

The workshop research associate Mike Thompson proposed with his CRISP partners to the International Service Design Network Conference 2011 has been accepted.

Strategy and Empathy in Design: 7 Sep lecture

Bas Raijmakers, 30-08-2011
During the opening of the academic year symposium of Design Academy Eindhoven, Bas Raijmakers will present together with dr. Marianne Guldbrandsen, He...