Systems Oriented Design

The designerly way to work with systems

The main mission of Systems Oriented Design is to build the designers own interpretation and implementation of systems thinking so that systems thinking can fully benefit from design thinking and practice and so that design thinking and practice can fully benefit from systems thinking.

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Behaviour Changing Products

In Leyla Acaroglus TED talk she focuses on systemic effects from our products and how they can be changed to become behaviour changing.


Workshop at Chalmers

23rd and 24th January Birger Sevaldson was holding a two days workshop at Chalmers University in Gothenburg at the department of Architecture

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One week workshop in Tallin

17th to 21st February Birger Sevaldson was leading a one week workshop with master students at the Tallin Technical University department of Design.



Workshop in Tallin

Thursday 20th February 2014 Birger Sevaldson was leading a workshop for design professionals and educators arranged by DDVE

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SOD studio price winners

The students from the 2013 autumn SOD studio won three out of six prices at the AHO WORKS AWARD!

Congratulations to the phantastic students! Your effort currage and stamina is essential for the development of systemic design.

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