Top Level Vision & Road-mapping

  • Design Philosophy
  • Design Strategy
  • Design Thinking
  • Research & Development (R&D)
  • Academic Research

The Market

  • User surveys
  • Voice of Customer (VOC) (Right-wing pitch)
  • Participatory Design / Co-Design (Left-wing pitch)
  • In-Focus Groups & facilitation
  • Out-of-Focus Groups & facilitation
  • Brainstorming & facilitation
  • Experience Design
  • IP & Technology Analysis

Front-end Conceptual Design

  • Concept Art
  • Ideation
  • Form Finding
  • Functional Analysis / Systems Design / Block Diagrams
  • Morphological Charts
  • Story-boarding
  • Prototyping
  • Marketing, Brand Identity & Graphic Design
  • Animation & Video Editing

Middle-ground Decision Making 

  • Decision Map / Tree
  • Objectives Tree
  • Human Factors & Ergonomics
  • Quality Function Deployment
  • Weighted Evaluation Matrix
  • Performance Requirements & Specifications

Back-end Detailed Design

  • Design for Manufacturing (DfM)
  • Design for Molding, Casting, Additive Layering (3D Printing), Forming, Joining, Welding, Cutting, Machining & Finishing
  • Design with Polymers, Metals, Composites, Glass, Ceramics & Biomass
  • Value Engineering
  • Cost of Goods (CoGs) & Bill of Materials (BoM) analysis
  • Supplier Communications
  • Procurement of Original Equipment Manufactured (OEM) items
  • Engineering Drawings
  • Geometrical Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T)
  • IP Drawings & Diagrams

Software & Data 

Depending on the nature and needs of your project we can use one or many of these special software applications:

3ds Max

Alias (Autodesk)

Ansys

After Effects (Adobe)

Balsamiq

Camtasia

Character Animator (Autodesk)

Dreamweaver (Autodesk)

Flash (Adobe)

Fuse (Adobe)

Illustrator (Adobe)

InDesign (Adobe)

Inventor (Autodesk)

Grasshopper

Keyshot

Lightroom

Matlab

Maya (Autodesk)

Mental Ray (Nvidia)

MindJet

Modo

Motion Builder (Autodesk)

Mudbox (Autodesk)

Photoshop (Adobe)

Premiere Pro (Adobe)

Realflow

Rhino

Sketchbook (Autodesk)

SketchUp (Google)

Slack

Solidworks (Dassault Systems)

Trello

Unity

Unreal

NX Unigraphics (Siemens PLM)

WordPress

V-ray (Chaos Group)

Wacom

Xperience Design (Adobe)