Creative Care Lab of Waag Society empowers the healthcare field with knowledge about the creative and innovative use of modern media and ICT. The Creative Care Lab focuses on design issues for care.
Creative Learning Lab is a research and development laboratory that wants to stay in close connection with the perception of young people and the wishes of teachers.
The Future Internet Lab examines the impact of technological developments and the development of the Internet on society, in the broadest possible sense. We believe that access to information is (in)valuable and that everybody should be able to access and control their own information.
The mission of the Open Design Lab of Waag Society is to empower people to make and understand products and processes, for more transparency.
The Urban Reality Lab researches how (social, sensor and mobile) network infrastructures and mobile devices can contribute to new ways in which we move through the city.
The Open Wetlab focuses on life sciences and the design and ethics of life. We want to involve the industry, artists and designers, but also the political forces and the public, hands-on in the shaping of biotechnology, as well as in what biotechnology creates.
Waag Society develops technology, products and services based on the real needs of end users: both on a customized and a mass production level. In order to come to surprising and innovative results, we involve a large network of researchers, creators, artists and thinkers.
Creative Care Lab conducts user research projects for several healthcare institutions. Especially qualitative and quantitative research with users of emerging technological developments in the care sector
We have a number of educational and cultural services to offer. To inspire and to share the knowledge about the creative use of new technology in education are the core elements of these services for the Dutch education. We always tailor our services to the wishes and needs of education and heritage.
Open Data can, if properly used, contribute to transparency, efficiency and innovation in government and industry. Waag Society is an experienced pioneer in this field and can help you to implement Open Data in your organization. From workshops for inspiration to Data Hunts, implementing technical solutions or organizing apps competitions.
The Open Wetlab investigates the way end users are involved in the development of biotechnology. Within this practices emphasize the principles of demystification and democratization, which is why we offer a number of services.
In the centre of Nieuwmarkt square, in the historic heart of Amsterdam, stands De Waag, one of Amsterdam's oldest and most notable monuments. This 15th-century city gate is now a unique and inspiring events location. Waag Society, an institute for art, science and technology, is housed in The Waag and makes several spaces on the upper floors available for hire.