Mosaic IWERC Program video – Cohort 1
Workplace Innovation – the Work Environment matters
A lovely short video by Mosaic capturing the moments and doings of the 15 participants of the Mosaic IWERC program. Grateful to have been able to educate & empower these women to THRIVE in the Canadian Culture through #DesignThinking Link to Youtube here.
We Jammed and We Innovated!
Great reminder on key factors that can really facilitate better creativity and productivity, #3 – 5 especially! Each person is different and thus the dynamic of any team is unique, finding ways to help facilitate successful collaboration is important. Here’s a prime example where once you have the knowledge of the design process for Service […]
May Meetup- The Process of Service Design: An Overview
We got through our first ever Global GovJam with smiles and two plausible public service concepts that we all wished were real! Of course there were a few small hiccups along the way, from planning logistics to participants not being able to commit to both days last minute, which meant some teammates were left solo […]
Sponsers + Supporters
Post Global Service Jam, it was brought to our attention that some members would like to have an overview of the Service Design Process, how it all comes together, the larger picture. Thank you for the feedback! We were happy to oblige with hosting a session to go over the Double Diamond process while providing examples […]
Creative Briefs and Design Processes
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 […]
Thanks for coming out to Vol 2 Ed 1 of SDV
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 […]
Service Design Vancouver | Thinks & Drinks JULY 8, 2014
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 […]
Hello all! As most meet up events go on hiatus for the summer to enjoy the gorgeous and short-lived summers we have here, we thought we would have a social to keep-in-touch at the very least. Come, socialise, network, bond, and share stories. Bring a colleague, bring a friend. Come one, come all. In order for […]