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)
Today I spent time with the research team at the Helen Hamlyn Centre in London. Stunning work looking at applying design to bring innovation in...
Some vignettes from these two blurry weeks. — It's monday and Carl Mossfeldt of the Tallberg Foundation stops by for a chat at Sitra. Our two...
March is a good name for this month. That's what it feels like: a march. Summer is already just around the corner but there's a lot to be done...
The fact that this weeknote is a triple edition is testament to the fact that we are ending the year at a steady clip. Week 086 was mostly spent in...
Tokyo, design, and culture
One of the things I did today was spent some real quality time with Jan Wahlberg, Minister Counsellor at the Finnish Embassy in Tokyo discussing...