Sustainable Product Development Workshops at GKN Aerospace & Volvo CE

Spring 2016
Facilitators: Sophie Hallstedt, Jesko Schulte

A product design team at each company conducted a Sustainable Product Development workshop with the purpose to identify sustainability challenges relevant for one of their key products and listed ideas for solutions to these. A backcasting approach from the three dimensions of sustainability and sustainability principles was used.

The SPD workshop session was also tested and evaluated by academia at one of the Design Society conferences: the Design Conference, 2016 in Croatia. Most of the STOSIP team was faciliating four different teams.

21 September 2016