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)
Hej from Maija
Another newcomer reporting! My name is Maija and I just joined the Strategic Design Unit as an intern. Originally from Finland, I’m currently...
Jaakko Ihamuotila's reflections on HDL Global 1968
Leading up to HDL Global 2010 we've been digging into the HDL archives and talking to some of the organizers of the event in the 1960s that has grown...
This was a week of incremental updates. Each of our ongoing projects moved forward in silence, so there's little visible progress that we can share...
As the quiet month of July comes to a close, we're savoring these last moments of relative calm. This morning began with a thunderstorm in...
Where is HOPE?
Editors' note: In writing Legible Practises we told the stories of six teams working towards systemic change in their communities, organizations, and...