Experience design is about trying to get the real drivers of our behaviors – our emotions, longings – to match the social, technological frames we live in. Experience design is designing for emotional involvement in the world, in a way … Continue reading Christian Jantzen
What competencies do Experience Designers need today and tomorrow? Niels Jensen and Andy Sontag …Experience designers need to understand: How are expectations created? What are emotions? What triggers emotions? How does memory function? — Christian Jantzen, Experience Design Professor at Ålborg … Continue reading Five Competencies for Experience Designers
Interview with Brandon McNeely Where are you located? A beautiful tree-filled neighborhood in Philadelphia, PA, USA. Where do you work? Backe, we’re a relationship-centered brand communications agency outside of Philadelphia, PA. What initially drew you to the practice/concept of experience … Continue reading Brandon McNeely
Carola Verschoor, Author of Change Ahead: How Research and Design are Transforming Business Strategy and Founder of: groh-innovation.com, Netherlands Interview by Andy Sontag, Kaos Pilots, Denmark What is Experience Design? The key value that experience design brings is its integrative … Continue reading Carola Verschoor
Interview by Patricia Gallot-Lavallée “My dream honeymoon? Bora Bora: the turquoise lagoon, the bungalow on the water…” dreamily utters Jennifer, a bride-to-be. Bora Bora: a bucket list destination. Newlyweds come from all over the world, crossing it off their list of … Continue reading How the InterContinental Bora Bora Resort creates ultimate luxury honeymoon experiences
Dr Faye Miller “It’s not just a _____, it’s an experience.” Substitute the blank space above with just about anything these days (car, meal, city, website, course, concert, charity, therapy), and you get the unofficial catch cry of the early … Continue reading What is experience design?
Nicole Leaper What is experience design for learning? Information experiences are changing and require a deeper understanding of human psychology and behavior in order to meet the needs of learners. When a design team is challenged to create a learning … Continue reading Learning by design: experience design for informal learning environments