Idea Engine

Concept Lab

concept lab


The Concept Lab is a mobile residency and working group focused on making information and technology freely available. We focus on sharing design resources and providing access to technology as a way to drive innovation in communities where it is needed the most.


barriers to information and technology hurt humanity

Slowing down the rate of human progress by controlling who has access to information and resources (technological, monetary or otherwise). These systems of inequity impact Black and Indigenous people the most


alternatives to education as a business

Education should be free. In fact we believe learning should be rewarded


storytelling as a basis for learning and creation

We believe in stories and their ability to exchange ideas


who decides what the future looks like?