DesAlps Stories of success: a selection of experiences from companies who tested Design Thinking during pilot actions. In the booklet, success cases from all project partner countries are presented showing how companies are growing with DT. Download it here and see if you can become the next one to try this innovation path!
Why Creativity is Necessary for Emergency Response
In this period of global health emergency, we rediscover an interesting article by OpenIDEO author Jason Rissman on how a Design Thinking approach can help during crisis. The Article dates back to 2016, when the global effort of the World was focused to stop the spreading of the deadly virus Ebola. Unfortunately, in this beginning […]
The Design Thinking Recipe as conceived by DesAlps project
The Design Thinking Recipe is a guide for managers of change who want to bring Design Thinking into companies. Where do these ingredients come from? The contents inside this poster have been generated during the workshop entitled “The Future of Design Thinking” in the frame of the European project DesAlps. During the workshop participants (professionals […]
Great success for the Final Event of DesAlps project!
DesAlps project celebrated its closure with an international event organized by the Lead Partner t2i Treviso at Spazi Bomben on February 11th 2020. The occasion offered the opportunity to listen to project insights, keynotes speeches by relevant experts and partners and companies’ experiences. Morning plenary session was inspired by the words of Marc Fonteijn, founder […]
Final Event of DesAlps project @ t2i Treviso – Italy
Take part to the Final Event of DesAlps project organized by t2i Treviso. An international event on Design thinking that will show project insight, keynote speeches of notable designers, among all Marc Fonteijn from the Service Design Show, and practical workshops to test different Design Thinking tools. Click on the image to register for free!
The Four Fundamental Principles of Human-Centered Design and Application
Professor Dor Norman, Director of the Design Lab at the University of California, summarizes in this very interesting post the four major principles of Human-centered design, paying attention to the complexity of their application to different contexts.
Here is the directory of expert designers coming from the south of France !
Marseille Design Méditerranée created the first directory of expert designers coming from the south of France ! All these experts have different backgrounds and expertises : brand image, industrial design, product design, service design, UX/UI design… Just click on the image below to have a look at their profiles and find the right person for […]
DesAlps Design Thinking Toolkit is available now!
DesAlps Design Thinking Toolkit is available now! Guidelines and templates have been designed by Design Thinking experts in order to make the typical Design Thinking path clear to the ones who haven’t experienced it yet, following the Double Diamond scheme developed by the UK Design Council. Sign up to download this and other interesting materials!
Enabling Collaboration – Seven Tips For Facilitators
thisisdesignthinking.net met Moritz Gekeler, who is an experienced facilitator and senior design strategist. In this interesting article, he shared some of his experiences about facilitation – especially in design thinking. They are based on the learnings from the different companies he has worked with.
What is Design Thinking? by Hasso Plattner Institute
Together with the Design Thinking school in Stanford, the HPI School of Design Thinking in Potsdam, Germany has taken a pioneering role in the development and dissemination of Design Thinking. Here is a smart video that explains Design Thinking to beginners!