enterpriseux Category

An Uneasy Truce

Over the past few decades, much has been written about the ways in which project teams bring technologies to market. In this context, social scientists typically partner with specialized designers to bring their research and new concepts to life in a way that is consumable by a variety of team members, including engineers and data scientists. This paper explores one such collaboration, and describes the challenging conditions that team members face — both in their work context and with their peers — in imagining and building a commercially viable software product.

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Collaboration by Design

In the opening keynote for UX Camp Chicago, I spoke integration and amplification. How do we deepen our focus on interdisciplinary collaboration, in order to deliver better experiences and – ultimately – better business outcomes.

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Design at Scale

In the closing keynote of @designopssummit, IBM design leader @douglaswpowell shares some of the practices they use to drive change & measurable impact, thereby securing buy-in for design at the most senior levels of the organization.

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Turning Research Ripples into Waves

In this @designopssummit presentation, Hana Nagel shares what she learned about designing for social impact, and what service design in the non-profit world can teach us about our work in the enterprise space.

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Continuous Design

How do we support immediate design needs, while still being mindful of the long term? In this @designopssummit presentation, we learn how Maria Skaaden and her team have done that with their team at the railway system in Norway.

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