future trends


Event Details

This event finished on 20 April 2022

A 90-minute seminar on converting trends into concepts and visioning the future
About this event
This is the second module of our Future Design offering (following the Future Trends research),  focusing on establishing a practical foundation in terms of Design Futures. In particular, we will be focusing on visioning and concepting, which are valuable tools in building future scenarios in a VUCA (Volatile, Uncertain, Complex, Ambiguous) world. The focus of this 90 minutes seminar is to convert trends into concepts.
The seminar includes a presentation of critical developments in Design Futures: visioning and concepting future products and propositions by converting trends
Format: 20 min first presentation by the tutor; 20 mins Q&A 20 mins second presentation; 20 minutes Q&A 10 mins plenary conclusions
Key takeaways:
– Definition of scenario planning
– Intro to design concepts
– From building scenarios to concepts
– From concept to products/ services
– Case Example impact of urban futures on lifestyle change, and vice versa
About the Tutor: