Lisa Mandemaker is a designer and researcher based in Amsterdam. She has a strategic, contextually aware and critical approach to research and practice. She considers design as a catalyst for change and uses products and product design across physical and digital platforms to challenge assumptions and explore connection, emotion and collaboration. Making impactful, topical work and creating strong interventions are key elements to her practice. Her work centres on the effects of emerging technologies and contemporary media, on people and their behaviour.