A new way of design thinking based on integral C-K design methodology

W. Zeiler, P. Savanovic

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Abstract

This paper presents a theoretical approach for collaborative design management. The goal is to integrate design and engineering knowledge in the conceptual phase of building design. The Integral Design process model is used to implement C-K (Concept-Knowledge) theory, to increase knowledge creation and to stimulate knowledge exchange within the building design team. The project was done in close cooperation with the professional societies with in the building design field. The set-ups of the workshops used to implement and to test the theoretical approach are presented as well as the experiences of the participants the approach is presented in another paper on the conference. More than over hundred experienced professionals participated in the workshops and they now have become part of the permanent professional training program of one of the professional societies.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationDesign & Connexity
EditorsJ. Malins
Place of PublicationAberdeen, Scotland
PublisherGray's School of Art, The Robert Gordon University
Pages513-518
ISBN (Print)978-1-901085-97-6
Publication statusPublished - 2009
Event8th International Conference of the European Academy of Design (EAD 08), April 1-3, 2009, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK - Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Duration: 1 Apr 20093 Apr 2009

Conference

Conference8th International Conference of the European Academy of Design (EAD 08), April 1-3, 2009, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
Abbreviated titleEAD 08
CountryUnited Kingdom
CityAberdeen
Period1/04/093/04/09
Other"Design Connexity"

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