Designing for values
provides an accessible entry way into this rich and promising approach to the design of products and services, in accordance with societal and consumer values. The last thing you want as innovative company, is that, despite their high quality, your products go wasted because customers do not want to use them. Gaining knowledge of and accommodating the values your customers and the larger society embrace, helps you prevent this from happening. This tool equips you with the means to do that.
- Being able to come up with innovative products and services aligned to societal values.
- Ensurance of a market for your products/services.
Expertise level required when you do it yourself:
- Not applicable
- Facilitator is needed to guide you through the whole process of self-assessment
When to use
- When you would like to design your innovations to be in alignment with societal values.
Choosing from reasoning and deliberation tools and applying them to your situation.
You can also an online course that is offered by TU Delft in which you will learn to apply the design for values approach to a product you are developing in your company. Visit this website to apply for the online course.
Depending on the level of ambition