What is a Service Jam & How can I join?

JUST 48 HRS TO CHANGE THE WORLD… The first Global Service Jam took place in March 2011, where more than 1200 participants in more than 50 cities created around 200 unique service designs around the Theme “(Super)HEROES”. The Global Service Jam is a non-profit volunteer activity organized by an informal network of service design afficinados, […]

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Sponsers + Supporters

Big gratitude goes out to the following organisations and volunteers who helped to make the 2015 Global Service Jam possible: VENUE SPONSORS: Emily Carr University of Art + Design SNACKS AND REFRESHMENTS: Day 1 – Service Design Vancouver Day 2 – Bolliger & Associates Day 3 – Service Design Vancouver HOST: INNOV8 Collective Kaishin Chu ORGANISING TEAM: Ben […]

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Creative Briefs and Design Processes

Many of us designers work with briefs, sometimes detailed, sometimes lacking. In our most recent Meetup session, from Wednesday Nov 12th, we took a look at design briefs, the problem statement, and how best to go about using a design process using service design methodologies or design thinking to work towards solutions. Using service design thinking can help […]

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What’s in a Brief?

Many of us designers work with briefs, sometimes detailed, sometimes lacking. In the upcoming meet up next Wednesday Nov 12th, we will take a look at design briefs, the problem statement, and how best to go about using a design process using service design methodologies or design thinking to work towards solutions. Using service design thinking […]

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Thanks for coming out to Vol 2 Ed 1 of SDV

Hello Vancouver SD’ers! On behalf of our team, I’d like to thank those who could join us for Volume 2 edition 1 of the Service Design Vancouver Meetup that took place on Sept 9th! We loved that we got to welcome quite a few new faces to our Meetup group and hope to continually build the […]

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Examples & Case Studies

Inspiration for service design « MindBlog. The Experience is the Message – Creating Unique Airline Brand Experie…. IDEO: A cafeteria designed for me. How to Build a Better Neighborhood – NYTimes.com. OpenIDEO – How might we establish better recycling habits at home? – Refinement Phase.

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