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Design Guidelines for Shared Cars

Can cars be designed for sharing? Fina Kuikka and Louisa Swenne have explored how to facilitate car sharing and developed design guidelines for CEVTs  new car sharing concept Lynk & Co. They present their findings and guidelines in their Master’s thesis: Design Guidelines for Shared Cars – Development of design guidelines for Human Machine Interfaces…
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Creative workshops at Transformator Design

This year we have tested new approaches for applying the Use2Use-perspective. We teamed up with the services design firm Transformator Design to run joint workshops with representatives from Electrolux, Åhlens, Fjällräven, and Granit. The result? new creative solutions and a changed mindset among the participants.

Workshops at Hultafors Group

We have developed a first version of our tool to support industry in exploring circular opportunities. Together with Hultafors Group, we have tested the tool during two workshops. Facilitated by the team from Chalmers, representatives from Hultafors Group developed ideas for new services and product features with potential to support circular consumption patterns. One key…
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Funding granted!

We have received funding from the Kamprad Family Foundation for exploring product life cycles from a user perspective! The project will be carried out by a research team at Chalmers in collaboration with the service design firm Transformator Design and Hultafors group who develop products for the professional craftsperson. The focus will be on exploring…
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