Move over ‘innovation’; move over ‘agile’ and ‘lean’.. ‘Design thinking’ is the new buzzword in town.. Ok, so it’s not actually that new.. As Katja Tschimmel and Mariana Valenca explained during our first class in the SID programme, you can trace the concept back to the design methods movement of the 60s and 70s – and to the work of scholars such as Herbert Simon, Bruce Archer, Horst Rittel and Melvin Webber..

Source: Design Thinking – what does it take in complex environments?