What we do

Dialogue by Design designs and delivers bespoke public and stakeholder engagement and consultation services. We use digital, paper-based and face-to-face tools to provide multi-channel approaches to formal consultations, engagement and deliberative dialogue.

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Rothamsted Research – Working with industry

Rothamsted Research, a predominantly public-funded agricultural research station, is seeking to build closer ties with industry, both to maximise the impact of its research through knowledge transfer and commercialisation and to attract more funding. Despite the benefits associated with working with business, Rothamsted was concerned about the ethical implications of commercialising its research. With support […]

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End of Life Care: ‘More Care, Less Pathway’?

15 October 2014by Maria Stanescu

In 2008, the Department of Health published its End of Life Care Strategy with the aim of ensuring people approaching end of life a decent and respectable death. However, there has been a lot of controversy around the ‘care pathway’ approach to providing end of life care, as we have seen from the widely criticised […]

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Crowdsourcing braindump

10 October 2014by Lucy Farrow

A couple of short weeks ago I spent two days in Oxford at the bi-annual Internet, Policy and Politics conference hosted by the Oxford Internet Institute. This year’s theme was ‘Crowdsourcing for Politics and Policy’, which meant an amazing array of speakers researching topics from crowd-sourced labour in India to crowd-sourced democracy in Estonia. As befits […]

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