Author Archives: The Design Transitions Team

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We Are What We Do: Designing Tools to Facilitate Behaviour Change

 We Are What We Do (@WeAreWhatWeDo) is a not-for-profit behaviour change company. In 2007 they were behind the creation of the ‘I’m not a plastic bag’ carrier and back in 2002 they published the book ‘Change the World for a … Continue reading

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Asilia: Moving to Becoming Owners of their Own Products and Services

We asked Lulu Kitololo  (@weareasilia) from Weareasilia, a design company based in the UK and Kenya, to share some insights into their practices and views on the current drives of change in design. 1. Tell us about Asilia’s design practices … Continue reading

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FutureGov: Transforming how Governments Innovate Service through Design

We spoke with Donagh Ó hArgáin, FutureGov’s Design Strategist, about their current and future social innovation practices.  FutureGov (@FutureGov)is located in London, UK, was founded by Dominic Campbell (@dominiccampbell) and Carrie Bishop (@carriebish). They describe themselves as a ‘DO’ consultancy … Continue reading

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Superflux: Moving to New Ways of Collaborating

We asked Anab Jain (@anabjain) and Jon Ardern (@jonardern), both Directors of Superflux (@superflux), Located in London and Admedabd to share some insights into their practices and views on the current drivers of change in design.  Anab hopes to realise … Continue reading

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Zilver Innovation: Brand Driven Innovation in Large Organizations

We asked Erik Roscam Abbing (@roscamabbing), owner of Zilver Innovation (@ZilverBDI) to share some insights into their practices and views on the current drivers of change in design. Zilver innovation bv was founded in 2006 by Erik Roscam Abbing, who … Continue reading

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Uscreates: Innovating Design Methodologies in Social Spaces

We asked Joanna Choukeir (@Joannachoukeir), a Communication Designer at Uscreates (@Uscreates) to share some insights into their practices and views on the current drives of change in design. 1. Tell us about Uscreates’s design practices and describe why you do … Continue reading

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Idiom: Redefining Design in India

We spoke with Sonia Manchanda (@sonia_manchanda), the co-founder and principal of Idiom, a design and consulting practice based in Bangalore, India. Idiom was the result of a merger between Esign (founded by Sonia in 1995) and Tessaract (Co-founded by Jacob … Continue reading