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Reports tagged with Design Thinking:
TR10-001 | 9th March 2010
Tilmann Lindberg, Christoph Meinel

Design Thinking in IT Development?

While information technology (IT) is regarded as one of the main current and future drivers of social and societal developments, the term IT design is mainly associated with purely technical issues, which is related to the predominant role of engineering expertise in IT development. However, whereas the engineers’ technical background ... more >>>

TR13-002 | 23rd September 2013
Christophe Vetterli, Falk Übernickel, Walter Brenner, Thomas Kowark, Franziska Häger, Jens Krüger, Jürgen Müller, Hasso Plattner, Barbara Stortz, Vishal Sikkha

Jumpstarting Scrum with Design Thinking

Customers have become more demanding in terms of customization, speed, and involvement with the value proposition of today’s services and products. This means that in order to remain competitive, companies need to re-design their existing development processes to constantly capture the customer needs, rapidly conceive innovative, highly customer-oriented solutions, and ... more >>>

TR14-001 | 5th May 2014
Julia von Thienen, Christoph Meinel

Let’s Bring Home Even More Benefits from Design Thinking: Ideas for an Iterated Design Thinking Process Model

Design thinking research has provided two good reasons for a revision of the design thinking process model. (a) Prototyping is now considered an important means for facilitating communication in all stages of the design thinking process. Therefore, the “prototyping sign” in current process models is misleading. It seems to suggest ... more >>>

TR15-001 | 11th December 2014
Julia von Thienen, Christoph Meinel

Building on a Stages of Change Model to Bring Home More Big Design Thinking Ideas

Design Thinking is an approach to creating human-centered product or service innovations, based on a model of problem solving. Regularly, design thinking projects yield exciting visions for a better future. However, up to the present they often fail to impact the world at a larger-scale. In design thinking terminology, one ... more >>>

TR17-001 | 4th July 2017
Julia von Thienen, Christoph Meinel, Giovanni Corazza

A Short Theory of Failure

Failures are a key concept in design thinking. They are discussed as a resource for learning, whereas fear of failure would be a major block to creative activity. We attempt to clarify the term by reconstructing “failures” as “inconclusive outcomes” in the Dynamic Creativity Framework. This includes a definition of ... more >>>

TR17-002 | 4th August 2017
Julia von Thienen, Anja Perlich, Christoph Meinel, Giovanni Corazza

Success-Failure Analysis: A Tool for Advancing Domain Knowledge - Design Thinking Style

Drawing on the Dynamic Creativity Framework and Failure Theory, this paper explores what it means to advance domain knowledge with creative ambitions. Failures are analysed as an extraordinary resource in the search for radical innovation. Success-Failure Analysis is suggested as a methodological approach to advance domain knowledge based on outcome ... more >>>



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