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We create conditions that make Stockholm a global centre for societal innovations improving quality of life.
More about OpenLab

We're launching a new podcast!

Listen to MATLABORATORIET,
Openlab’s podcast about food, science and society.

At our ideation platform Develop Your City you can share your idéas and suggestions on how to solve the challenges from the episodes.

Take a class!

idea-thinking-150x150Do you want to learn Design Thinking as a way to create innovative solutions to societal challenges? Take our Master’s Course or our Design Thinking Courses for Professionals.
Apply for the Master's Course

Apply for Design Thinking Intro Courses

 

Join our CoWorking Space!

Since February Openlab has been establishing a whole new work scene in Stockholm. We’ve created an environment which is not just a workplace, but also a network providing opportunities to find new assignments and build your future for a more sustainable society.
In addition to an open coworking space designed for collaboration and creativity, our members have access to our makerspace situated on the ground floor. All setup for 3D printing, prototyping and hands-on workshops.

Signup for Membership!

Conference Booking & Open Café

Screen-Shot-2015-11-21-at-00.31.51-150x150At the Open Café, you can try out a variety of multicultural inspired dishes, all prepared from organic produce, and served in a inspiring environment designed for discussions and creativity.
You can book a room for conferences, seminars or dinners. If you would like us to tailor something specifically for your organization or venture, we can do that too.
Get a room!

Right now at Openlab

Listen to Openlab’s podcast – MATLABORATORIET

Matlaboratoriet

We are proud to present MATLABORATORIET, Openlab's new podcast about food, science and society.

In this podcast series we will introduce you to a number of food related subjects and societal challenges. In the first episode you'll get new knowledge and insight about our most underrated sense.

Listen on iTunes

 

 

Design Thinking Intro course, Fall 2017

Kick-start your fall – and take a "Design Thinking Intro" course at Openlab this September, October or November!

No matter if you work as a project leader, teacher, designer, researcher, administrator or any other profession, Design Thinking will affect how you address your daily work. It is a toolkit of exercises as much as a mind-set that makes you reframe your challenges and create understanding for your target groups.

Read more and join in by registering for any of our three courses for professionals this fall 2017!

Course #1 (in Swedish)
When: 6th and 8th of September, 8.00-12.00
Read more and register (Sep)

Course #2 (in Swedish)
When: 4th and 6th of October, 8.00-12.00
Read more and register (Oct)

Course #3 (in Swedish)
When: 8th and 10th of November, 8.00-12.00
Read more and register (Nov)

Vacant job position – Manager & Coordinator, Professional Design Thinking Education

Do you want to be a part of leading the development of ways to solve societal challenges? Openlab is today one of Sweden’s leading actors in Design thinking methodology for solving societal challenges. We are looking for a co-worker who will coordinate and continue developing our professional Design Thinking education programs targeting our partners and other actors. We are in an expansive phase and we are looking for a person with a comprehensive knowledge of the method and experience of running and leading professional education.

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Valhallavägen 79

114 28Stockholm

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SE-100 44

Stockholm

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