We Use a Design Thinking Process to Facilitate the Development of Learning Organizations & Sites,
Social Entrepreneurial Ecosystems, Projects & Initiatives.
We Develop Participatory, Collaborative, Interdisciplinary Research Based Models that Foster Creative Insights
for Complex Problem Solving.
We Design Open Innovation spaces for Cities, Education,
Business & Communities.
Year in Review: Projects & Boards - SMART / Pontiac Community Partnership Program (CPP) - Design Thinking facilitation for three SMART Transportation Summits & SMART Transportation Organizing Committee (STOC); Park(ing) Day Pontiac 2017; Detroit Startup Week with SMART Bus and Freedom Road - "Creating a Connected Learning Ecosystem;" Facing Storytelling Project with Oakland University Experiential Learning and Pontiac Public Library; OU Pontiac Early Childhood Committee and Co-Convenor of Raising Places: Building Child Centered Communities grant application; Oakland University Global Human Systems and Global Cities course collaboration on student intros to Downtown Pontiac and the Pontiac Community; and serving as research focus for a study between East Carolina University and Oakland University on "DESIGN THINKING AS COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT: A Study in UX Innovation." #designthinking #projects #projectbased #incubator #cities #placemaking #community #oupontiac #oupontiacpartnership #smartbus #transportation #mobility