What is HDL?
Helsinki Design Lab uses strategic design to uncover the "architecture" of large-scale challenges and develop more holistic, complete solutions for improvement. We strive to advance knowledge, capability, and achievement in this discipline, regardless of geography or nationality. HDL most recently operated 2009-2013 and is now closed.
Memory lane (5 random posts)
One week on and we've just about recovered from HDL Global. The scattered papers and other piles of random bits are cleaned out of our office, the...
Sitra Coffee Lab
What follows next is a pro barista tip courtesy of Strategic Design Unit. If you want to gather people somewhere, make them stay there longer and...
Hej from Maija
Another newcomer reporting! My name is Maija and I just joined the Strategic Design Unit as an intern. Originally from Finland, I’m currently...
It's already the wee hours of Monday, so technically this weeknote is being written on the first day of the HDL Studio on Sustainability....
Worlds Collide: Regional transportation goes global
What is a Milan tram doing in San Francisco? Well the simple answer is that they bought & brought it over. But the more fundamental question is...