HDK | The Design School

HDK | The Design School

UPDATE On July 1 2012 the new HDK – School of Design and Crafts was created when Steneby – the School of Craft and Design in the city of Dals Långed merged with HDK in Gothenburg. In Dals Långed there is a strong tradition within the crafts. Material-based educations have...
Welcome to businessdesigners.se

Welcome to businessdesigners.se

Welcome to the business designers website. This website/blog was originally part of a student project from the Business & Design Master at HDK – School of Design and Crafts and School of Business, Economics and Law at University of Gothenburg. The group developed this site, as a platform to open the...
BDL | Business Design Lab

BDL | Business Design Lab

The teachers and researchers have mixed backgrounds; from the management and design fields, both as practitioners and scholars.
Handelshögskolan | School of Business, Economics and Law

Handelshögskolan | School of Business, Economics and Law

A specific type of leadership has been developed, with a unique approach to both commercial enterprise and responsibility taking, both of which have garnered international respect.
Gothenburg | Göteborg

Gothenburg | Göteborg

Welcome. The City of Gothenburg was founded in 1621 by King Gustavus Adolphus. It lies by the sea at the mouth of Göta Älv—the river running through the city—and is the largest seaport in the Nordic countries. Gothenburg  is the second largest city in Sweden by population and the fifth-largest in the Nordic countries. Situated on the...
Masters in Business & Design

Masters in Business & Design

Are you a trained designer and want to boost your knowledge of management and in future work strategically with design in an organisation or corporate management? Are you a trained economist and want to learn more about how to use the design process in order to create more profitable business?...
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Visualized Conference 2016

Visualized Conference 2016

I found this on the Design Thinkers Academy network, it’s an upcoming event and might be interesting; Visualized 2016, October 6, New York:  The Visualized conference returns to New York to bring together the world’s most creative minds that are changing the way we communicate, understand, and interact with data. Join hundreds of data designers, visualizers, storytellers...
Design for Europe Summit

Design for Europe Summit

I found this on the Design Thinkers Academy network, it’s an upcoming event and might be interesting; Design for Europe is excited to announce that its 2016 summit will be hosted in Tallinn, Estonia, the European hub for cutting-edge innovation and entrepreneurship, on Thursday 6 October. Join us for this free, day-long event that will...
Service Design Days

Service Design Days

I found this on the Design Thinkers Academy network, it’s an upcoming event and might be interesting; Nowaday’s businesses are heavily challenged. Highly connected, critical customers with constantly changing lifestyle and needs are disrupting existing business models and force companies to adapt to this new reality. To successfully innovate, companies need to understand the needs...
2-Day Facilitation training Design Thinking Düsseldorf (in German)

2-Day Facilitation training Design Thinking Düsseldorf (in German)

I found this on the Design Thinkers Academy network, it’s an upcoming event and might be interesting; Sie haben schon einige Bücher und Artikel über Service Design & Design Thinking gelesen und haben vielleicht an einigen Schulungen teilgenommen? Sie kennen die wesentlichen Elemente des Design Thinkings und brauchen nur noch ein wenig Vertrauen und wahrhaftes...
Design-led Innovation for Business

Design-led Innovation for Business

I found this on the Design Thinkers Academy network, it’s an upcoming event and might be interesting; Design for Europe and the City of Lublin invite you to an event to explore the benefits of design in driving business innovation and growth. We will share best practices from around the world and explore how SMEs...
Dutch Design Week - Eindhoven 2016

Dutch Design Week – Eindhoven 2016

I found this on the Design Thinkers Academy network, it’s an upcoming event and might be interesting; In October of each year, Dutch Design Week (DDW) takes place in Eindhoven. The biggest design event in Northern Europe presents work and ideas of more than 2500 designers to more than 275,000 visitors from home and abroad....
SDGC16 Service Design Masterclasses

SDGC16 Service Design Masterclasses

I found this on the Design Thinkers Academy network, it’s an upcoming event and might be interesting; This year the Service Design Network offers a series of Service Design Masterclasses as pre-events to the Service Design Global Conference… Time:October 26, 2016 all dayLocation:Amsterdam City/Town:Amsterdam Website or Map:https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/…Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics) by Network Administrator
DT Bootcamp - Washington, DC, November 14-18, 2016

DT Bootcamp – Washington, DC, November 14-18, 2016

I found this on the Design Thinkers Academy network, it’s an upcoming event and might be interesting; The next DT Bootcamp will be held in Washington, DC. We will be running the second Bootcamp in North America in the US capitol, the week following this year’s presidential elections. It’s going to be an exciting time...
Service Design in Business

Service Design in Business

I found this on the Design Thinkers Academy network, it’s an upcoming event and might be interesting; Service Design in Business is a hands-on, practical Service Design conference that allows participants to connect and learn from their peers and leaders in the industry. You’ll leave Service Design in Business 2016 with new ideas and skills...
SXSW 2017

SXSW 2017

I found this on the Design Thinkers Academy network, it’s an upcoming event and might be interesting; The South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conference & Festivals celebrate the convergence of the interactive, film, and music industries. Fostering creative and professional growth alike, SXSW® is the premier destination for discovery. Time:March 10, 2017 to March 19, 2017Location:Austin...
Performance ManagementDesign Thinking for All - Chief Learning Officer

Performance ManagementDesign Thinking for All – Chief Learning Officer

Found this about Design Thinking and thought it worth sharing; Chief Learning Officer Performance ManagementDesign Thinking for AllChief Learning OfficerBut it’s not just employee learning that benefits from design thinking, said Jeffrey Sanchez-Burks, professor of management and organizations at the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business. The employees and the business will create greater...
Businesses placing more importance on creativity and design thinking - Enterprise Innovation

Businesses placing more importance on creativity and design thinking – Enterprise Innovation

Found this about Design Thinking and thought it worth sharing; Businesses placing more importance on creativity and design thinking – Enterprise Innovation Enterprise Innovation Businesses placing more importance on creativity and design thinkingEnterprise InnovationThe report noted that a majority of the creatives in the Asia-Pacific who participated in this survey recognize the growing importance of...