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)
That's a wrap
It's already the wee hours of Monday, so technically this weeknote is being written on the first day of the HDL Studio on Sustainability....
Different design cycles, different design cultures
Design is perhaps best described as “pattern recognition”. Today I met with Zary and his colleagues at Wireless@KTH in Stockholm. At...
Over at frog design they've been talking about what it is that designers do, and have proposed a rather interesting pivot for the conversation:...
Sitra Coffee Lab
What follows next is a pro barista tip courtesy of Strategic Design Unit. If you want to gather people somewhere, make them stay there longer and...