Improve the Adoption Curve.
Mitigate Risk in Commercilaization.
Develop New Markets.
Strengthen Great Brands.
From Design Thinking to Design Doing.
We are your strategic business partner at the intersection of physical + digital, creating human-centered innovation, enabled by technology and enriched by data.
Intersection is our design innovation agency working with organizations across industries to deliver human-centered solutions.
The Design Academy is our education collaborators offering human-centered design thinking training in public and private forums.
Create breakthrough solutions and vision the future with methods and processes to keep your organization innovating and focussed on solving the right problem.Innovation Summits, Insight Best Practice Tours, Scouting, HCDi operating model
CREATE HUMANISTIC EXPERIENCES / PRODUCTS
Digital + Physical. Create exceptional, empathic and consistent experiences, products and services by deeply understanding stakeholders and customers. Connecting software and hardware design for a holistic branded experience.
BUILD & SUSTAIN A CREATIVE CULTURE
Educating and mentoring teams on the tools, methodologies and process of Human-Centered Design Thinking. Align teams, breakdown silos and create humanistic solutions with all stakeholders in mind. Join one of our public workshops or request a custom engagement.
Join us for our next workshop Innovating through Human-Centered Design Thinking in San Diego, March 18-19.
This foundational training earns you an Ambassador level badge.
Innovation Methods: Innovation Summit
Sometimes knowing where to start innovating is the hardest part.
A Human-Centered Design Innovation Summit gathers select, cross-disciplinary industry experts and internal stakeholders to develop new ideas and work on company challenges. It sends a positive message internally and externally that your organization is thinking proactively about the future of its products, services and employees.
The Innovation Summit offers a constructive and transparent way to identify and prioritize innovation opportunities. The summit discussion is customized to address organizational priorities.
Meet Ella and see how Gates Foundation is working with UCSD Design Lab and Intersection to create better lives in emerging countries.
Human-Centered Design Thinking
Business Playbook 101
Tried design thinking and it didn’t stick, or you have come to understand the benefits, but aren’t sure how to launch HCD in your own corporate structure.
What is Human-Centered Design Thinking?
How can it get started in my organization?
How do I scale?
How can I ensure it is successful?
The HCDT Business Playbook answers those questions and more, so you can put your organization on a path to long-term success.