On April 1st, current DSI students and interested parties engaged in an afternoon of discussion on design for social innovation. Following the successful structure of last year, the annual career fair was facilitated by four categories of discussion between both DSI students professionals in the field.
Discussion Topics were as follows:
Setting the stage for success by defining and aligning intentions.
The five year plan vs minimum viable product/prototype.
Recognizing and cultivating emergent ideas.
Design As A Business Tool
Innovating products and services that lead to lasting value.
Creating Social Value
Constructing markets through inclusion and strengthening society.