The beginning in The end.

The last few weeks before the Final showcase were all about discussing and finalizing our system. We were facing the challenge of reducing underground construction and expenses. The solution we came up with forced us to redesign the system, however, the redesign made...

4 week Festival of Design Development

After the 4-week festival, we had much more knowledge and direction for our project than when we had started. The following is a summary of our concept and design direction: Problem Space: The main problem space that we are exploring is excessive traffic, which causes...

Wired: Festival of Design Development Process

Jumping through all the exercises during the first week of the festival was really enlightening as we learned much about design thinking along with various perspectives to bring it to our own concept. We started with our first prototype (image below). Throughout all...

Wired: Future Scenario & Revised Problem Space

One of the major problems we researched in NYC, was the traffic. Even though a large chunk of the population uses subway and public transport for commuting each day, packed up roads remain a large issue in the city. One major cause of traffic and lack of parking is...

Opportunities. Opportunities. Opportunities!

  This week, Team Wired had an amazing time diving into opportunity cards.  Our theme this year is SDG 11 (Sustainable Development Goal 11): Sustainable Cities and communities. We felt that it is by far one of the most magnificent goals to be able to work on as...