My journey to experience design

My journey to solve problems with creative solutions began when I was a young kid. When I was 9, my school decided we all needed to learn how to code. I remembered that it was the first time I tried to type on a keyboard, moving the cursor around by a programming...

Week 1: Orientation

It’s been a while since I left my last formal study. I studied information technology and got my first job as a web designer/programmer – and that began my journey to experience design. Finding creative solutions using technologies that could help both...

Week 2: Creativity

People often think of designers as the unlimited source of innovations and creativity. The truth is that it’s wrong. It’s often required different methods and collaboration to foster ideas. I believe that great designers use different tools to effectively ideate and...

Week 3: Rapid Ideation

I love prototyping, and I love rapid ideation. These are the best design tools to validate designers’ ideas and solutions without the additional overhead to engineer the real thing. In my opinion, rapid ideation can help bring concepts to reality in a very...

Week 4: Time and Project Management

This week revealed the theme of the first rapid ideation session. It consisted of a surrealist Dixit card and a news article of our choice. The surrealist Dixit card is a little child-like person holding a sword in front of a giant blue dragon, appearing fire and...