Especially within the field of industrial design research goes beyond the lab, during this elective we looked at different types of research and how these can be used best within different contexts. We looked at showroom, within this research type your design is a conversation catalyst which will help you to start a conversation and research for example political issues. With our probe we made people aware of the increasing importance of robots within our society and what major influences they could have when they keep gaining ground. We asked people where they would draw the line. During this elective I learned a lot about construction, research, society and philosophy. This elective will especially help with future research.