Co-design and Innovation: Tools, Methods and Opportunities for the Generation of Innovation Through User Involvement

  • Francesca TosiEmail author
Part of the Springer Series in Design and Innovation book series (SSDI, volume 2)


Starting from the role of Design as a strategic factor of innovation in the production and social field, the chapter deals with the main methods of participatory design. In particular: Design for product and service innovation; Participatory design and co-design; Co-design tools for design and development of a project; Cultural probes; the co-design workshop: from conception to prototyping.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Architecture (DIDA)University of FlorenceFlorenceItaly

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