Research Groups

Our research programme focusses on the intersection of widescale human-centred systems with new and emerging technologies – particularly those facing a developmental lag, where field advances have yet to fully translate into wider societal impact. Our current work spans three distinct areas.

Ersatz Intelligence

Replacing high-fidelity thought and action with minimally-resourced tools and processes.

Universal Leisure

Enacting a safe and optimal transition to a post-work future.

Applied Irrationality

Applying the mechanisms of irrationality – nebulosity and discord, contraria and curiosity – to improve