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Designing and design thinking are often framed as activities looking forward - at the future. It is about devising plans and activities to change things. In teams, composed of a specialists another phenomenon can be witnessed in the process of design: sensemaking. Often only by means of prototypes or visualizations of the intended product or service a team is working on, team members can explore what teh consequences of their work is for others and vice versa. This looking in hindsight is a…Continue
Added by Guido Stompff on January 24, 2011 at 21:15 — No Comments
I'm community managing over on OpenIDEO and we'd love to have some of the Design Thinkers community come join us on our brand new challenge!
OpenIDEO has partnered with Oxfam and Nokia to explore how mobile technologies can be used to improve maternal health (particularly in pregnancy and childbirth). We’re asking you, the OpenIDEO community,…Continue
Added by Meena Kadri on January 24, 2011 at 11:27 — No Comments
Common Ground has the pleasure to announce the first ever service design course at Central Saint Martins, College of Art and Design, University of the Arts London.
The 2weeks full-time course will be in London, 1-12 August 2011 and only 18 places are available for it. Here are the links (apologies for the chunky text on it): …Continue
Added by Vincenzo Di Maria on January 20, 2011 at 18:37 — No Comments
We're off the starting blocks! Service Design Leeds has taken up the challenge and we are hosting and enabling the Global Service Jam to be spread in Leeds... it will be great to DO and to learn together. We are welcoming all... so it's going to be very interesting. Let's see what happens... follow us on twitter…Continue
Added by Kathryn Grace on January 9, 2011 at 0:53 — No Comments