Design Leadership: Design Management in an Era of Disruption (2015)
In August 2014, the Design Management Institute (DMI) hosted an academic conference with the theme of "Design Management in an Era of Disruption." The conference, which took place in London, UK, DMI's hometown, addressed changes to the business and social environment are making consumers more knowledgeable and discerning. 'Tribes' now demand their own types of products. Globally-aware consumers want socially-responsive and sustainable goods. Demanding customers want to be served immediately, if not sooner….
The work presented in this edition of the Design Management Journal is the result of a thorough double-blind review process of over 300 papers submitted to that conference. These papers are highly diverse and reflect the breadth of topics addressed.
The Right Fidelity: Representations That Speed Up Innovation Processes
Guido Stompff, International Marketing Manager at Océ – A Canon Company; Frido Smulders, Associate Professor Design, Innovation & Entrepreneurship at the School of Industrial Design Engineering, Delft University of Technology
Design Approaches to Creating Social Metrics
Rebecca Lindsay, PhD Student, Dundee University
Environmentally Sustainable Design in a Business Network: A Study on the Position of Designers in the Development of a Passenger Ship
Pekka Murto, Doctoral Candidate, Department of Design, Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture; Oscar Person, Assistant Professor of Design Integration at the Department of Design, Aalto School of Arts, Design and Architecture
How a Design Executive Officer Can Craft an Organizational Culture
Younjoon Lee, Assistant Professor, Visual Communication Design, Hongik University; Jaewoo Joo, Assistant Professor of Marketing, Kookmin University
Designing the City Identity: Strategic and Product Design for New Experiential Ways of Living, Enabling, and Interacting with the Urban Context
Marina Parente, Architect, PhD Researcher, and an Assistant Professor, Design Department of Politecnico di Milano
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