Archives for Tag “Design Thinking”

SAP Next-Gen Consulting:
Link universities with the industry

How can you drive innovation from universities to industry? How can you integrate bright young minds into company projects? PDAgroup puts this into practice, through activities such as the SAP initiative Next-Gen Consulting.In cooperation with the university Management Center Innsbruck (MCI) and the companies Cisco and Hitachi, PDAgroup has organized a consulting project for two motivated student groups that is supported by...

Be More Successful with Industrial Design Thinking, even as a SME

May 9th, 2016

How exceptional customer focused and innovative solutions can be developed in the Digital Age with Design ThinkingNew technologies are changing our everyday life more and more rapidly. In the world of IoT small sensors and processors ensure that devices not only capture useful data but also evaluate it and communicate with each other. This technology shift enables new business models – also...

Study Reveals the Success of Design Thinking – How Valuable is it For You?

April 4th, 2016

In their latest study “Parts Without a Whole?” researchers at the Hasso Plattner Institute (HPI) found out that businesses are using Design Thinking in a more extensive and diverse way than assumed. 71% of the respondents stated that the innovation concept of Design Thinking had improved the working culture in their teams. Even the innovation processes became significantly more efficient for many...

How Design Thinking Predicted The Coming Death of Text Messaging

February 26th, 2015

On Thursday, January 15 the final round of a six-part series of events took place at the Abendgymnasium für Berufstätige in Innsbruck, an evening school for working adults in Innsbruck, Austria. At these events hosted and led by PDAgroup, the students used the creative Design Thinking method to work out problems to regional issues. The six Design Thinking events, along with the...