Designing for Curiosity

Lightning Talk
Ian Wojtowicz, Miscellaneous Projects, Canada

This lightning talk will introduce designers to the psychology of curiosity along with ideas on how to design environments to increase curiosity. The presentation is based on a survey of over a hundred years of research on the topic. There’s more to curiosity than you think.

Based on:
Loewenstein, G. “The Psychology of Curiosity: Review and Reintepretation.” Psychological Bulletin, 1994. Vol. 116. No 1. 75-98.

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