David Kelley, founder of IDEO and Stanford University professor, says "product design has become much less about the hardware and more about the user experience." [February 2002] (18:58 minutes) Source: TED.
Tim Brown, IDEO CEO & President, says "the design profession is preoccupied with creating nifty, fashionable objects -- even as pressing questions like clean water access show it has a bigger role to play. He calls for a shift to local, collaborative, participatory 'design thinking.' " [July 2009] (16:48 minutes) Source: TED.
Roger Martin, Dean of the Joseph L. Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto, discusses new approaches to business innovations through design thinking. [October 2009] (28:42 minutes) Sources: AIGA.
Kate Canales, director of Design and Innovation Programs at Southern Methodist University's Lyle School of Engineering, discusses empathy as a critical tool in human-centered design and innovation. [October 2012]. (13:40 minutes) Source: 2012 TEDxSMU.
Phillippe Vandenbroeck, a Partner at ShiftN, discusses design thinking approaches to solving wicked problems. [June 2013] (19:28 minutes) SOURCE: 2013 TEDxUHowest.
NPS Professor and CORE Laboratory co-founder, Nancy Roberts, discusses how Internet technologies enable new approaches to solving wicked problems in an interview with Maria Ressa, CEO & Executive Editor of Rappler. [August 2013] (26:27 minutes) Source: Rappler.Com.