Co-developing a toolkit for Social Impact

How to facilitate a cross-culture collaboration, with participants from around the world? This was the question addressed by STBY’s Geke (UK/NL) and Quicksand’s Ayush (India), who currently are working together on project for International Development and Social Impact for the ‘Global South’. Commissioned by Nesta and the Rockefeller Foundation, STBY & Quicksand took a co-design … Continue reading “Co-developing a toolkit for Social Impact”


Innovation in bus travel across Europe

IDSL (France) is an innovation consultancy and a design company specialised in designing interaction. With the theme of “changing perspectives on empathy and participation”, Virginia Cruz, IDSL spoke about the collaboration of designers and ethnographers to help SNCF (French railway company) create an affordable highly qualitative bus travel service. The main question Virginia explored how … Continue reading “Innovation in bus travel across Europe”