During A Better World by Design, a three-day conference at Brown University and RISD (Rhode Island School of Design) that cultivates a global community of socially-conscious and passionate innovators, Motorola conducted three, tw0-hour workshops where students developed new products in the Prince Lab Makerspace. Check out the results on YouTube below.
Students from Yale, Brown, Harvard, and RISD spent the day exploring the material properties of light. The workshop was hosted at the Yale Center for Engineering, Innovation, and Design and facilitated by Joe Zinter, Ian Gonsher, Beth Altringer, and Neils Cosman.
Students from Brown University and the Rhode Island School of Design worked collaboratively with IDEO designers, Bill Stewart and Prat Ganapathy, to explore new ways to think about the simple act of sitting. A process of robust ideation lead to the actualization of several prototypes within the span of a day.