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...
And another two-for-one, which illustrates a) that we're busy, which is good, and b) that for many of us, holidays are approaching rapidly, like a...
Clues to Open Helsinki
From time to time we check in on other Sitra projects such as Low2No and today we're happy to announce something new. Last...
One year of HDL development! That went fast: two world tours, countless visits to friends on 5 continents, 3 studio briefings and some heavy...
The HDL Studio on Education in About Five Minutes
As part of HDL Global 2010 we hosted a panel discussion on each of our studio themes. These discussions were used to open up the localized findings...