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    Preparing designers to take on the world’s complex, fast changing, and unpredictable challenges.




    Student Projects:

    Spatial Data Visualization

    In this exploratory workshop, students honed their communication design skills while working directly with open data related to geography and position from a variety of sources.

  • White Rabbit: An Experiential Event Service

    Student Projects:

    White Rabbit

    White Rabbit is a designed service that allows users to spontaneously book a mystery outing with friends.

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    Students were challenged to understand connected items in a new way, the team decided to explore how a threshold device could improve work-life balance from the perspective of a worker.

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    To improve urban health, the team proposed offering a two-pronged service that will first do an online risk assessment and then send an STI testing kit for in-home use.

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    Student Projects:

    Pano: Redesigning Children’s Health Records for Gates Foundation Contest

    A solution that focuses on the specific use case of India, but has broad application across cultural and geographic boundaries.


Strategy Reader

Over the course of a year, IIT Institute of Design traveled to four cities around the world to explore what was emerging and disrupting with the individuals and the organizations working in uncharted pathways to innovation. The Strategy Reader combines moments from the exploration with reflection, offering a unique perspective on some of the trends on the horizon.


ID’s Center for Collaborative Healthcare Design Named on New NIH Grant for Improving Sickle Cell Care

The Center for Collaborative Healthcare Design (CfCHD) at IIT Institute of Design in collaboration with UI Health, Sinai Urban Health Institute, and the University of South Carolina has been awarded...


Nowhaus featured in Chicago Tribune

In Your online dating pics stink, and more takeaways from Illinois Tech’s NowHaus, Cheryl Jackson shares moments from the 2016 fall NOWhaus, an annual event led by IIT Institute of Design...


ID Introduces Design Methods for Public Health Innovation Certificate

Beginning January 2017, the Center for Collaborative Healthcare Design at Illinois Institute of Technology’s Institute of Design will offer a program in Design Methods for Public Health Innovation. The seven-session,...

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