Knowledge Media Design Institute (KMDI)

The Knowledge Media Design Institute (KMDI) is a multidisciplinary research institute based out of the Faculty of Information at the University of Toronto. It is dedicated to exploring the complex relationships between information, technology, and society, with the aim of advancing social justice through human-centered design.

The KMDI’s research portfolio includes action research projects, cross-sector collaborations, and community outreach initiatives. Our affiliated Labs and projects explore the various social, cultural, ethical, and political implications of technological artifacts and systems, from 3D printers and game consoles, to social media platforms and environmental data infrastructures.

For more information and the latest updates, news and events, visit the KMDI website.