Judy Hong Huang is a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Stavanger. Her research work belongs to an RCN-funded research project "Releasing the Power of Users- articulating user interests to accelerate new innovative pathways in the digital health and welfare sector". Her study is part of its work package 2 “Creating boundary innovation space”. The primary goal of this study is to assess the emerging living lab phenomenon and its approaches to user inclusion. The research will analyze the core paradigms underpinning the living lab conceptual and empirical development, and also evaluate living lab practices within their contexts.