Open Source Product Development
Dominic Muren Keynotes - The Dominic Muren keynotes bring light to revolutionary ideas geared towards creating less wasteful...
Rather than following a model where one designer decides how a product should be made, the SSG model outsources opinions and ideas from a wide range of people who work on individual components. These components will be interchangeable and self-contained. Having the individual components "modular, open and remixable," electronic devices would be constructed in a way that would increase the quality and drastically the reduce the need to continuously throw out and replace certain products.
A lot can be learned from nature, not only in regards to our own health and environment but also in terms of business models and design initiatives as Dominic Muren demonstrates.