Design and Innovation - The DTU programme

Leo Alting (Invited author), Mogens Myrup Andreasen (Invited author), Per Boelskifte (Invited author), Christian Clausen (Invited author), Ulrik Jørgensen (Invited author)

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The new design & innovation programme at DTU represents a fundamental rethinking of the standard concepts dominating most engineering educations. The teaching, its background, context and basic educational ideas are presented and discussed in this paper together with the basic ideas of the accompanying research. It is illustrated how the development of particularly the socio-technical dimensions of design and innovation are based on a close observation of the challenges facing industry. The new competences are expected to support modernisation of industrial methods and organisational schemes in innovation and product development.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the 16th CIRP international Design Seminar
Publication date2006
Publication statusPublished - 2006
EventThe 16th CIRP International Design Seminar - Kananaskis, Alberta, Canada
Duration: 1 Jan 2006 → …


ConferenceThe 16th CIRP International Design Seminar
CityKananaskis, Alberta, Canada
Period01/01/2006 → …

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