The following interview was done by Diseño Público with Marco Steinberg, Founder and CEO of Snowcone & Haystack, a strategic design consultancy that helps governments meet today’s innovation challenges. Previously he worked as a Strategic Design Director at Sitra, the Finnish Innovation Fund where he led Sitra’s Strategic Design Capability. Prior to Sitra he was an Associate Professor at the Harvard Design School.
Anna Whicher is Head of Policy at PDR, the International Design and Research Centre at Cardiff Metropolitan University. She has led European funded projects on integrating design into innovation policy (Sharing Experience Europe, SEE platform) and using design methods for public service development (The SPIDER Project). Most recently, she has been exploring how design methods can create an inclusive dialogue between citizens, community groups and politicians called ProtoPolicy. She is a board member of the Bureau of European Design Associations and an advisor to the Design Council on the Design for Europe platform.
Its spanish translation can be found here.
The following article was specially written for Diseño Público by Christian Bason,Director de MindLab, the policy innovation lab of the Danish Government. Christian was invited to Chile by the Ministry of Economy, Corfo and by the Public Systems Centre of Universidad de Chile. Here you can read the Spanish translation.
This text was specially written for Diseño Público by the english politician and intellectual Matthew Taylor. He argues that’ Beyond policy’ is an exciting and progressive new paradigm for purposive social change that is emerging. It aim is to face the complexity of public problems from a pragmatic, collaborative and innovative perspective. Here you can read our spanish translation.