Search for dissertations about: "Design for social innovation and sustainability"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 swedish dissertations containing the words Design for social innovation and sustainability.

  1. 1. Design in the space between stories : design for social innovation and sustainability–from responding to societal challenges to preparing for societal collapse

    University dissertation from Faculty of Culture and Society, Malmö University

    Author : Anders Emilson; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2015]
    Keywords : INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN; Humanities Social Sciences; Interaction design; Participatory design; Design for social innovation and sustainability; Design fiction; Collapse informatics; Design things; Resilience; Sustainability; Collapse; Frames; Transition; Scenarios;

    Abstract : We seem to be approaching the end of the era we know as Industrial Civilization. If this is the case, we will leave a stable period of progress and growth and enter into a long period of decline where many of our systems and support structures will collapse. READ MORE

  2. 2. Hacking for Sustainability

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Jorge Luis Zapico Lamela; KTH.; KTH.; KTH.; [2014]

    Abstract : ICT for Sustainability is a growing research area looking at the potential of information and communication technologies for contributing to sustainability. The existing work in this area can be grouped in four main categories: The optimization of existing systems using ICT, the dematerialization of cultural assets and presence, the use of technology for behavioral change, and the support of sustainability practice and research. READ MORE

  3. 3. A marketing design approach to destination development

    University dissertation from University of Gothenburg

    Author : Eva Maria Jernsand; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; destination development; place branding; participatory design; experience innovation;

    Abstract : An increasing demand for environmental, socio-cultural and political aspects has led to that moreintegrated methods of tourismplanning has evolved, which emphasize sustainability as a key fac-tor. However, it is argued that the term sustainability is used carelesslyand that the social aspectis often overlooked. READ MORE

  4. 4. Strategic Life-Cycle Modeling and Simulation for Sustainable Product Innovation

    University dissertation from Karlskrona : Blekinge Institute of Technology

    Author : Henrik Ny; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola.; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; sustainable product innovation; planning; strategy; backcasting; life-cycle assessment LCA ; strategic life-cycle management SLCM ; systems; modeling; simulation;

    Abstract : Many specific methods and tools have been developed to deal with sustainability problems. However, without a unifying theory it is unclear how these relate to each other and how they can be used strategically. A Framework for Strategic Sustainable Development (FSSD) is being developed to cover this need for clarity and structure. READ MORE

  5. 5. Business Model Design for Strategic Sustainable Development

    University dissertation from Karlskrona, Sweden : Blekinge Tekniska Högskola

    Author : César Levy França; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola.; [2017]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Business Model Innovation and Design; Strategic Sustainable Development; Sustainability; Sustainable Development; Sustainable Product-Service Systems; Value Network.;

    Abstract : Humanity confronts an existential threat without historic precedent. Environmental pressures have reached such intensity and pace of change that the earth system may be irreversibly tipped into a new and unpredictable state. The emerging global reality is, in turn, redefining overall conditions for business success. READ MORE