We use these sketchpads to keep track of our efforts on various projects and streams of work. As our knowledge on these topics develops, so do the dossiers.
Last updated 04 November, 2012
introductionTruly creative collaborations are ones that result in unexpected outcomes. Working on projects like this require all participants to step outside of...
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notesStuff to incorporate (treat this as a notepad): http://www.servicedesigntoolkit.org/templates/ Lots here... seems like we should figure out a way...
AIGAMaking the case for design ethnography →aiga.org The AIGA and commercial consultancy Cheskin Added Value provide a joint document which lays...
intro textAn essential part of any design activity is understanding the context one is working in, particularly the social context. Eventually when proposals...
Last updated 17 January, 2011
10 ideas10 Ideas for action
VB is peopleVästerbotten is a people not a place Although the county is diverse and beautiful, what's most unique about this place is the people....
TuesdayTuesday 09:00-12:00 Synthesis session: what do we know? 12:00-14:00 Lunch 14:00-18:00 Field visits / fact finding
Last updated 12 August, 2010
The ChallengeThe Challenge Rethinking welfare for an ageing society
9. Honour Volunteering9. Honour Volunteering Could volunteerism flourish if there were more social rewards for participating?
National Wisdom Bank6. National Wisdom Bank Use the Wisdom Bank to enable generational knowledge/skill transfer. What would a government supported Time Bank look like?
DIVIDER10 IDEAS (in no particular order)
Older workers, who typically fared better than their younger counterparts in recessions, have been hit just as hard by layoffs this time around. As a result, the fraction of people 65 or older who are working has leveled off after a long period of growth.
Last updated 12 August, 2010
Population At A GlancePopulation At A Glance Finland's population of 5.3 million is getting older, becoming more diverse with foreign nationals, and achieving...
DIVIDER 10 IDEAS10 ideas (in no particular order)
Opportunity SpaceOpportunity Space to frame the transformation identify the key dynamics within education toward developing an improved system for today and the...
10. The New Suomi School for the 21st Century 10. The New Suomi School for the 21st Century The studio further sketched out the prototype of a new learning environment that could become the...
9. Strengthen international networks and collaboration 9. Strengthen international networks and collaboration Within education, Finland has an opportunity to use its PISA status to lead internationally...
Last updated 10 August, 2010
Humanity shares a common fate on a crowded planet.
DIVIDER 10 IDEAS10 IDEAS (in no particular order)
42 million tonnesof CO2 from the atmosphere was removed by Finland's forests in 2008.
The ChallengeThe Challenge To decouple development from combustion, which is not just about protecting ecological systems: it is about creating an opportunity...
6. Adopt Mixed Use6. Adopt Mixed Use Intensify live, work, shopping, and leisure spaces to reduce travel needs.