In June, Philips launched the CareSensus program in the USA, designed with support from CIID. A home monitoring service for the elderly, CareSensus enables a long desired solution for many senior citizens… to age comfortably, and safely, at home.
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Launching a successful product is no easy task. It requires good design, elegant use of technology and a smart approach to fundraising. Last Monday evening CIID hosted their first NYC event; ‘Getting to good quicker’.
It is always an honour to be selected to speak at game changing design conferences like Design Matters 2015. We sent, Rory Hamilton and Julia Frederking to talk about our views on digital design.
CIID is excited to share that we are hosting a New York event on the 26th of October, in collaboration with Barclays Bank and Rise New York. The event is called ‘Getting to good quicker’ and will bring together speakers from The New York Times, Spotify, Tomorrow Lab and Kickstarter, to talk about their experience of launching successful products. Sign up quick before the spaces run out!
The growth of CIID Consulting this year has also increased the number of sporty people in our office—with all the fresh talent we decided to take on the DHL Stafetten. CIID Consulting put together a solid showing at this Danish tradition and braved the stormy weather with some tasty burgers.
On Monday evening I attended a Nordic startup event that was been hosted in Lemonsqueeze’s incubator space, where CIID is currently based in New York. The event was initiated to provide a platform for leading Nordic startup organizations to meet Brooklyn based entrepreneurs.
This week myself and John Lynch from Future Cities Catapult have been teaching a one week course on Applied Service Design Techniques, as part of CIID’s summer school.
While most of Copenhagen last night were attending Roskilde (Denmark’s famous music festival), Francesca and Eilidh from the consulting team decided to take on a slightly different event!
We are super excited to send you news about the upcoming “Design Matters” conference about digital experiences and game-changing design that will be happening this Fall in Copenhagen.
“It has been and still is a huge challenge for me as a designer to work on a topic like Dementia – with no prior experience other than from my own family, I’ve run into hurdles along the way of my research – participants from time to time forget that we’ve spoken before or even who I am – that’s one example of a challenge I’ve had to take in consideration when designing my research.” Rita Maldonado Branco about her codesign work with people with dementia.