MAS.551: Design Without Boundaries, Rethinking Television

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The MIT Mobile Experience Lab (MIT Design Laboratory) organized in collaboration with RAI New Media - Italian Broadcast Television - a workshop to guide the students to imagine future scenarios on the evolution of Broadcast TV according to the current innovations in technologies, communication trends and user-generated contents. The workshop aimed at creatively explore new and disruptive scenarios to define the evolution of broadcast TV in term of user experience, enabling technologies and industry involvements.

Students worked in a multidisciplinary class, following a design process that will range from a preliminary research phase untile the final concept development. The mid-term results was presented in Rome - Italy - to RAI New Media where students had also the opportunity to conduct some fieldwork.