SDN Chapter Awards Winners 2019: Congratulations!

The Global Chapter Team and SDN are excited to announce the 4 winners of the SDN Chapter Award. The winner announcement and Award Ceremony took place during the SDGC19 Members Event on October 9, 2019. The awards showcase the amazing impact of the SDN Chapters for our international community and raise awareness about their activities.

A GROWING NETWORK OF PASSIONATE VOLUNTEERS

The SDN is a strong, international network thanks to our amazing chapters. Since 2008, we have grown from 1 to 46 chapters in 38 countries across 6 continents! These chapters are run by teams of passionate volunteers from the service design industry, business and academia. They support their local service design community to grow, flourish and contribute to the global discourse.

This year we would like to especially thank the SDN Canada team for their amazing contribution, collaborating with SDN Global to host the Service Design Global Conference in Toronto!

RECOGNISING THE GLOBAL IMPACT

The SDN Chapters are not only hosting events but are also recognized as leaders in local and national service design initiatives. We are delighted to initiate an annual SDN Chapter Awards Ceremony at the  Service Design Global Conference to celebrate and share their great work.

EXCELLENT CULTURAL INCLUSIVITY - SDN JAPAN

Recognised for: Their commitment to raising awareness and developing understanding of service design in Japan through translated content. They have transleted the Service Design Impact Report: Health Sector to Japanese and published it in April 2019. In addition to previously transleted Service Design Impact Report: Public Sector in 2017.

MOST INNOVATIVE INITIATIVE - SDN PORTUGAL

Recognised for: Their highly innovative and collaborative apprach to members’ strategy. Createad a new way that SDN Portugal operates with the goal of increasing the outreach and value of our organization to our members and followers.

BEST MEMBER REALATIONS - SDN FINLAND

Recognised for: The excellent experiences and opportunities for professional development they provide for their local community. Their commitment to organising a variety of activities that successfully cater for new and long-term members.

EXCELLENT EVENT ORGANISTATION - SDN NEW YORK

Recognised for: Their commitment and innovative events strategy, which led to 20+ highly successful events hosted. Variety of events included solo/panel speakers, meet-ups, indoor and outdoor interactive workshops, and networking events. This number of events is a record for such a young chapter!

HONORABLE MENTION: EXCELLENT EVENT ORGANISTATION - SDN SHANGHAI

Recognised for: Organisation of the first SDN China National Conference "Service Design Futures".

Related Headlines

SDN Chapters Service Design Global Conference 2024 - Registration and Speaker Call are open!

Service Design Global Conference 2024 - Registration and Speaker Call are open!

Super Early Bird tickets for the Service Design Global Conference (SDGC24) are now open for sale. Register early and get a free workshop included in your conference ticket, as tickets are available in limited quantity.

Continue reading
SDN Chapters Join us for the next Service Design Network Next Gen Conference 2024

Join us for the next Service Design Network Next Gen Conference 2024

Attention students, young and senior professionals and career shifters: Join us for the 3rd annual SDN Next Gen Conference 2024 held online with the amazing theme: “Infinite Threads: Interdisciplinary Collaboration to Unlock the Power of Service Design” on April 12th.

Continue reading
SDN Global News Replay tickets SDGC23

Replay tickets SDGC23

If you missed the Service Design Global Conference 2023, you can now register for a ticket to watch the recordings from our Replay section.

Continue reading
SDN Chapters 2nd Open Innovation Challenge 2024 - Shaping the Future of Food Manufacturing with Service Design

2nd Open Innovation Challenge 2024 - Shaping the Future of Food Manufacturing with Service Design

SDN Singapore Chapter is thrilled to share the incredible energy and innovation that unfolded at the Ideactio studio during our 2nd Open Innovation Competition centred around ‘Shaping the Future of Food Manufacturing’! Our talented participating teams embraced the opportunity to tackle this dynamic challenge head-on, bringing forth a wave of creativity and cutting-edge solutions. It was truly inspiring to witness the diverse perspectives and collaborative spirit that our participants brought to the table. Teams showcased ingenious approaches to tackle the challenge statements given. Innovative technologies and sustainable practices took centre stage, reflecting our commitment to a greener and more resilient future. Cross-functional collaboration at its best - Engineering, design, IT and life science students seamlessly blended their skills to craft holistic solutions. The amazing winners! Winning Team - Ngee Ann Polytechnic: Process automation to optimise delivery and improve efficiency Co-Runners Up (two teams) - Ngee Ann Polytechnic & Nanyang Polytechnic: Attract and retain young local talent for business expansion. Third Place - Singapore Polytechnic: Attract young talents by understanding prospective employees. A massive congratulations to all participating teams for pushing boundaries and redefining the future of food manufacturing! We believe in fostering a culture of innovation, and this competition was a testament to the extraordinary talent within our partners. A heartfelt thanks to all participants, mentors, and judges who made this event a resounding success. Stay tuned for more exciting updates as we continue to push the boundaries of creativity and explore new frontiers in innovation!

Continue reading