Laura Dudek is a design strategist, researcher, and futurist based in London. She works in the emerging field of Futures Design, combining UX, critical, and speculative design practices with strategy, communication, and visualization techniques for some of the world’s leading organizations.
Laura is currently a designer and researcher with the Royal College of Art, conducting an interdisciplinary research program that explores game-based collaboration and speculative design processes to inform discussions on net-zero energy policies.
She is also co-founder and editor of the Design Philosophy Collective, which supports critical practice in design beyond form and function towards a lived expression of being.
Laura is at her best collaborating with teams to translate the “now” into the “next”. She is known for her ability to see opportunities that create products and experiences that are unanticipated, unexpected, and beautiful alternatives to the status quo.