The LDoc programme benefits from links with our industry partners, which include key institutions and business organisations.  This offers our students unparalleled opportunities for research, knowledge exchange and public engagement with the creative economy and wider cultural sectors. Several of our founding partners are highlighted here, with information on their vision for design and their research interests.


LDoc partners include: Aedas, British Fashion Council(BFC), British Telecom (BT), London Borough of Camden Communities Division, Camira, Creativeworks London, Design Council, Designing Out Crime Association (DOCA), Ford Motor Company, Ian Ritchie Architects Limited, International Flavours and Fragrances (IFF), Microsoft Research Cambridge, SENSE, Sorrell Foundation, Textile Institute, Topshop, Transport for London (TfL), the United Nations/UNCTAD Responsible Ecosystems Sourcing Platform, and the Victoria & Albert Museum (V&A).