Design Thinking: A Fruitful Concept for IT Development? [chapter]

Tilmann Lindberg, Christoph Meinel, Ralf Wagner
2010 Design Thinking  
In our research project Collaborative Creativity of Development Processes in the IT Industry, we pursue the question how design thinking can help to enhance the innovativeness in IT development and which individual and organizational factors facilitate or encourage this. In this chapter, we outline what the contribution of design thinking to engineering thinking can be, how it is related to akin IT development approaches (e.g. agile development), and what our initial insights on the didactic
more » ... on the didactic and organizational implications are.
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-13757-0_1 fatcat:d7pe4wtztfhl5pyavk5ljdqwcu