Choosenick. Notes and observations on service design, as well as other interesting things/thinking. By Nick Marsh.

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Designing for Services - Multidisciplinary Perspectives

Lucy Kimball has been running the 'Designing for Services' project, exploring the relationship between service design and science and technology enterprises for some time now. She's a big Design Thinking advocate, and I've always enjoyed the supporting blog. The project has now concluded, and she's put together an absolute monster of an essay collection that captures some of the stories and theories to emerge from the project which involved numerous academics, three technology companies and consultants from IDEO, Live|work and Radar Station

Download the pdf here. Hat tip to AT-ONE for finding this (Although I just spotted it on Putting People First, Arne's site, Lauren's, Lucy's and Liveworks. Looks like I was a bit late to this party!)
December 10th, 2008 / Tags: servicedesign, publication, research / Trackback / Comments

Steve Portigal on Design research

Some great slides on the relationship between research and design by Steve Portigal. All very sensible stuff. I absolutely love this image of a design process:
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Slides below:
November 22nd, 2008 / Tags: presentation, research / Trackback / Comments

picture-16.png "Design London's Research Centre will explore how design can be more effectively integrated with business and technology to create world-beating products and services." Link
April 2nd, 2008 / Tags: servicedesign, research, education, designthinking / Trackback / Comments