The 36 winners of the 4th Lotus Prize International Industrial Design and Innovation Competition were announced at the Summit and Awarding Ceremony in Changsha (China).
Dr. David Swann, ABC Syringe project leader and lecturer at Huddersfield University, gives our readers some insight on where the winner of the World Design Impact Prize 2013-2014 is headed and how innovation in product design brings about social good.
Even objects that cause harm to individuals and the environment need to be designed (e-cigarettes, weapons, etc). Do you consider the well being of the end-user above all when accepting a project?
The International Council of Societies of Industrial Design (Icsid) strives to create a world where design enhances social, cultural, economic and environmental quality of life.