This website is a space for the RCA to exhibit work done as part of the BEGIN project in its efforts to help city planners create co-ownership models with the public in their Blue-Green Infrastructure projects.
The work shown here has been developed with the help of staff from Erasmus University, the RCA service design studio, Kent County Council, Enfield Council and all the BEGIN city partners.
Royal College of Art
This project is part of the Policy Platform of the Service Design Programme at the RCA School of Design.
Head of Program: Dr Nick de Leon - Head of Service Design
Research Supervision: Dr Qian Sun - Senior tutor in Service Design
Project Coordinator: Nicolas Rebolledo - Policy Platform Leader
Research Associate: John Makepeace
Prof. Dr. Arwin van Buuren - Professor of Public Administration at Erasmus University Rotterdam
Astrid Molenveld - Assistant Professor
Dr William Voorberg - Post-Doctoral Researcher
Jannes Willems - Post-Doctoral Researcher
Royal College of Art MA Students
Francesca Schiboni Grimaldi,
Wen Han Yap
Daniela Soto Espinoza
Kent County Council
Please feel free to contact us to ask any questions or share any views about the work shown here or any potential future activity. This is a work in progress.