" HOW A CRISIS MAKES SOCIETY MORE FLEXIBLE" In times of a worldwide crisis everyone is facing problems. Problems that haven’t been there before but new Problems demand new solutions. For most Branches the Corona Pandemic is a big loss, since the normal social live is massively restricted and almost all entertainment and gastronomy businesses had to close.

Another succesful edition of the Dutch Design Week has passed by this year. Our Trainee Mallory was our eyes and ears on the floor this year and went to spot the latest new directions of change in design land and beyond. Especially for you guys,...

Have you ever thought about what happens to the knowledge we learn and create now in the Future? As we all know Noah’s ark what built for animals to escape the flood and remain alive.  Today, we store books in libraries, seeds in the Svalbard vault, and art in museums. What do we do with the rest; The humankinds most valuable possessions such as inventions, ideas and part of our natural world? 

Do you ever find yourself in ‘the-shopping-struggle’. The dilemma between investing in the slow-fashion industry, by spending all the money you saved on one pair of jeans; or buying whatever you desire, knowing it is probably made in Bangladesh. The developing sharing economy has the solution for this dilemma: leasing clothes.

We all know the saying "there is a lid for every pot" but that doesn't seem to be correct anymore. We are pretty sure you have no clue what it is just by looking at the picture, right? What we can reveal is that it has a groundbreaking design and is made from a planet purpose vision. Moreover, that it easily could have a disruptive impact on the way we do our care product purchases in the Future...

Eureka! A moment, a brief thought on which you have an idea that nobody can take from you. Many people experience this thought once in a while, but -and be honest- how many of these ideas actually see the light of day? There are ots of people on our planets with genius ideas, but not many of them have the skills to design or the knowledge or network to make it happen. What if this could be changed?

Most of us know some kind of movie, book or series describing the world when computers are getting on the upper hand. While we are still calling this genre science fiction, it is closer to becoming reality than most of us are aware of. While Artificial Intelligence is learning from human behaviour faster than the day of light there will be a point it can outsmart us, the question is not if but when if we just let it do its thing...