UNICEF is working to bring vaccines to the 20% of the world’s children who today lack them. Last November, a Value Web team designed and facilitated a three-day DesignShop in New York to build a technical consensus around changes to more
Alicia Bramlett and Aaron Williamson are attending the Banff Forum on Canada's Innovation and Productivity Challenge in Collingwood, Canada. Bringing together a diverse group of participants from the business, government, academic and not-for-profit sectors, the Banff Forum engages members in more
Transmission Global Summit, Victoria, Canada.
How do you distill 49 roundtable conversations among 150 participants into a red thread and a synthesis model? Listen, make connections and don’t assume the answer beforehand.
Five members of The Value Web just came back from the Transmission Global Summit in Victoria, Canada where we supported a conference with key leaders in the digital media & arts industry. The conversations were structured around three general themes: protecting intellectual property rights versus connecting and opening up (protection/connection), balancing entrepreneurial spirit and ideation with corporate ability to realize commercial (inspiration/realization) and exploring global business opportunities while staying focused on local markets (globalization/localization).
We used a process that we are calling “harvesting & curation,” which is aimed at extracting insights from conversations, discussions and plenary speeches in order to identify the underlying red thread – or threads...more
The design of our sessions always includes a strong graphic angle. We create large visual representations of concepts or models. During Davos 2009, but also recently at the World Business Dialogue in Cologne, we felt compelled to build those visuals around more