Track: Creativity

An Advanced Learning Environment and Experience on Creativity, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship

Jorge Vanegas and Rodney Hill

This paper advances the field of invention, innovation, and entrepreneurship education by sharing the content, structure, pedagogical approach, and tools used for a unique multidisciplinary undergraduate cours more>>

Facilitating Creativity by Making Function Follow Form

Jason Morris

Creative solutions are rarely found using conventional problem solving methods.  Students must be encouraged to try alternative processes for attacking a problem.  Professional design projects begin with a design brief more>>

Methods for Promoting Innovation in the University Industrial Design Studio

Andy F. Loewy

Flexible and original thinking is key to outstanding design. In order to teach design effectively we must therefore offer students a framework that doesn’t restrict their thought process, allowing students room to develop their own individual design process. This doesn’t mean that we can’t more>>

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