SDN Finland awarded for the best Member relations among the 20 chapter nominees.
SDN Finland awarded for the Best Member Relations and runner-up in the categories of Excellent Event Organization and Most Innovative Initiative among the 20 chapter nominees.
SDN Finland won the Chapter Award category for Best Member Relations and gained an honourable mention in the category of Excellent Event Organization and Most Innovative Initiative.
The jury recognised that SDN FINLAND has developed excellent member experiences by hosting a wide variety of more than 12 innovative initiatives and events for their community in the past year. Their activities range from national conferences and workshops to book club meetings and informal meet-ups. Notably, SDN Finland used income from their national conference to finance a kick grant and service design coaching to help new start-ups in Finland get on their feet. This was highly successful!
Their range of activities provides excellent opportunities for professional development in their local community. The wide variety of activities caters for both new and long-term members with diverse levels of service design knowledge.
The Premier Chapter Awards were announced at the Member Day 1.11.2017 at Madrid SDGC 2017. The five award categories were: Best Public Relations (SDN Japan) Best Member Relations (SDN Finland)
Excellent Event Organization (SDN Chicago + SDN Brazil) Most Innovative Initiative (SDN Nordic Documentary Video) Excellent Cultural Inclusivity (SDN Beijing + SDN Japan)
Call for Papers: Touchpoint Vol. 10 No. 3 "Managing Service Design"
“Managing Service Design” is the feature theme of the upcoming issue of Touchpoint. We invite you to become an author and help to advance the service design field and its practices. Submit your abstracts until 30 November 2018.
Service Design Award 2018: Congratulations to the Winners!
Congratulations to the 2018 Winners and Finalists! The much anticipated, third Service Design Award ceremony was a huge success, taking place from October 11-12 in magnificent Dublin. The ceremony and Service Design Award finalist exhibition were key highlights of the 2018 Service Design Global Conference.
Over the last three months the Canadian Chapter of the Service Design Network has been hard at work: (1) putting in place the necessary infrastructure to administer the chapter, particularly challenging given the geographic span of Canada; (2) promoting the chapter and supporting local events; and (3) planning our first major multi-city initiative. What follows is a detailed accounting of each of these areas.