The need for more sustainability in our work and design practices snowballs. How do we design for a future where all life thrives? In this web jam, we play with the Unbeaten Studio ecosystem context map and explore our impact on nature from different perspectives.
Why intuition led decisions are often tricky to quantify and validate? It is often this human essence that leads us to new horizons and discoveries. What if there is a a way in which we could master this way of thinking? Conceptual thinking is just that!
For this session we will be taking our first steps into this exciting and creative paradigm of thinking. We will be exploring how conceptual thinking can make us take well informed decisions that are backed by sound understanding of where your thoughts have come from.
Join us and experience it yourself as we discover conceptual thinking through our guided session by our guest and crew member Swareena Joshi. We are certain that you will be able to implement this not just in your professional life but also in daily decision making, as we have put together exercises that are result oriented and easy to follow.
This session will cover the introductory basics to web3, what it is, the core ideas and a look at what industries are doing to transition to the new space.
It will also look at NFT marketplaces and how they differ to other online marketplaces as well as aspects of community, engagement, and how to take your first steps in web3.
The era of Web3 has dawned, as a product designer what might be some of the things you need to consider when designing a Web3 product and what aspects should you focus on. Connect with me on an engaging journey to explore the world of Web3.
Wednesday Web Jam is back next week! After a well-deserved summer break, we welcome our community back with a session on “Storytelling” from our guest Jeroen Weide, van der at DesignThinkers Academy and DesignThinkers Agency. Together, let’s listen to the storytellers of Hollywood. In this Web Jam, we will practice two important tools they use to create powerful stories.
Ever wanted to pitch something but don’t know how? Wonder how to deliver ideas properly? Let’s structure a solid pitch and explain creative ideas better! Join us in understanding the critical steps, the perils and the pitfalls of pitching. In this session, you will have the chance to prepare a pitch and get it revised online in real-time, with our speakers and community. With Pedro’s experience throughout the years as an Innovation Director and then Partner at DesignThinkers, he has helped innovation in-house teams sell their ideas at the board level and structure explaining creative ideas to a fresh audience. Mimp’s experience as a Visual designer will help you understand how to focus on the visual aspects of your pitch. Bringing a visualisation helps build up the message you want to convey.
We open the floor to the Web Jam community to talk about any of their projects inspired by design thinking, innovation, strategy, service design, visual thinking, or anything under the design hat. Using the face-paced “Pecha Kucha” Style, an effective, innovative and quick style of storytelling. Each speaker got 20 seconds to present 20 slides on their area of the topic chosen followed by discussion time.
In times of disruption, we are called to look beyond the patterns of the past into a future that wants to emerge.
Theory U creates that bridge comprising a framework for implementing awareness-based change, and a new narrative, updating our mental and institutional operating systems in all of society’s sectors – social, economic and environmental.
In this session we will look into the U Journey, knowing that Theory U draws our attention to the source and interior condition from which we operate. Who am I? What is my work? How can we relink the parts and the whole? What do I feel that wants to emerge?
Wednesday Web Jam no. 108 - "Why the Wooly Mammoth Matters to Your Online Community" with Todd Nilson
Although the Stone Age is part of our distant past, knowing your wooly mammoth has continued to be critical to understanding and building thriving communities. In this session, we will explore a working definition of online community and the success factors that help to ensure it will thrive and have an impact.
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Let's step into the future - but from the eyes of your favorite movie character! In this session, we will be exploring the social and cultural implications of future technologies by using an approach called Pastiche scenarios. Join us with Deepshika Yadav and help unravel the journey of Cinderella driving autonomous vehicles, Neville Longbottom fumbling with 3D printers and Dr Strange using AR apps.