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)
Co-Design on the Ground in Singapore
Today Marco and I zipped around Singapore under the able guidance of Cecilia Chua of The Idea Factory (thanks, Cecilia!). In three separate cases we...
Jaakko Ihamuotila's reflections on HDL Global 1968
Leading up to HDL Global 2010 we've been digging into the HDL archives and talking to some of the organizers of the event in the 1960s that has grown...
With two and a half weeks of travel behind us, and just a few more days left on our HDL tour, the most common question Justin and I have been asked...
A mixed bag of links, reports and observations this week. Although it's just been found to be in fine fettle in terms of its core missions (link;...
On the 14th floor of the Sitra tower the view is gray through and through. A fog has set in, obscuring the horizon and veiling not-so-distant Espoo....