“…a lab is for us a light and agile structure able to branch quickly with most adequate competences and build rapidly an appropriated team cutting down infrastructural weight…”

                                                                                                                                                                      

Close partners

Architempo Comediastra, Belgium

Cité du Design, Saint-Étienne, France

Doors of Perception, France

Égérie Research, Belgium

ENSAV La Cambre, Belgium

ENSCI Les Ateliers, Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Création Industrielle, Paris, France

IGEAT – ULB (Institute for Environmental Management and Land-Use Planning, Free University of Bruxelles), Belgium

K3 University of Malmö, Malmö, Sweden

La 27e Région, France

PERL Partnership for Research and Education for Responsible Living, Norway

Politecnico of Milan, Italy

UNEP, United Nations Environment Program, France

WWF, UK

                                                                                                                                                                      

Partners

Aalborg University, Danemark

Arthur Bonnet, France

Austrian Institute of Technology, Austria
BELSPO Belgium Scientific Policy, Belgium
BE, Bruxelles Environnement, Belgium

Centre Georges Pompidou, France

CCN Consumer Citizenship Network, Norway

CNES, Centre National d’Études Spatiales, France

Consumers International, CI, UK

ComUE Lille Nord de France, Communauté d’universités et d’établissements Lille Nord de France, France

CPUT, Cape Peninsula University of Technology, Department of Industrial Design, Faculty of Informatics & Design, South Africa

CRIOC Centre of Research and Information of Consumer Associations, Belgium

CSCP UNEP Wuppertal Institute, Germany

Delft University of Technology, Netherlands

Department of Industrial Design and Technology, University of Botswana Gaborone, Botswana

Dutch Design Week Eindhoven, Netherlands

Eco 2006, Japan

Econcept, Germany

EDF R&D, France

Eindhoven University of Technology, Department of Industrial Design, The Netherlands

Faculté d’Architecture La Cambre Horta de l’ULB, Belgium

Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research, Germany

GAFA, School of Design, Guangzhou Academy of Fine Art, Guangzhou, China

Hedmark, Hamar University Colledge; Norway

HIT Holon Institute of Technology, Tel-Aviv, Israel

IAV, Orléans, France

ICEDD, Institute for Advice and Studies on Sustainable Development, Belgium

ICS, Institute of Civil Society, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China

Imagination Landcater, University of Landcaster, UK

INET, Institut National des Etudes Territoriales, Strasbourg, France

Joint Research Centre – Institute for Prospective Technological Studies, JRC-IPTS, Sevilla and Foresight & Behavioural Insights Unit, Brussels

LTDS Technology & Social Development Laboratory at UFRJ – Rio de Janeiro Federal University, Brazil

MaDe In Lab, MIP, School of Management, Politecnico di Milano, Italy

Manchester School of Management UMIST, UK

Ministère de la Justice, Protection Judiciaire de la Jeunesse, France

Ministère de l’Environnement, France

Missions Publiques, France

Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research, TNO, Netherlands

NID, National Institute of Design of Ahmedabad, India

Pantopicon, Belgium

PASS, Belgium

Philips Design, Netherlands

Pro Materia, Belgium

Quadrant Conseil, France

Regeringskansleit, Government Offices of Sweden, Sweden

Région Champagne-Ardennes, France

Région Nord Pas-de-Calais, France

Région Rhône-Alpes, France

School of the Arts and Design, University of Nairobi, Kenya

School of Design, The Glasgow School of Art, Scotland

School of Political Sciences (Sciences Po), Lille, France

SRISTI/HoneyBee, The Society for Research and Initiatives for Sustainable Technologies and Institutions, India

Terra Futura, Italy

TNO Science & Industry, The Netherlands

UEA, Belgium

University of Art and Design Helsinki, Finland

University of Science & Technology, Kumasi, Ghana

University of Surrey, UK

UQÀM, Université de Québec à Montréal, Canada

Valtion Teknillinen Tutkimuskeskus, VTT, Finland

VAP Voitures à Partager, Belgium

VEIL, Victoria Eco Innovation Lab, Australia

Z_punkt The Foresight Company, Germany

Wilkhahn, Germany

“SDS is also consulting for private companies…”

Below is a short list of some of the companies we have been working with :

Barilla pasta (product strategy France/Germany/Italy)
Belgacom Proximus (corporate strategy);
Castorama (co-design with users)
Cité du Design (service design scenarios);
EDF Electricité de France (PSS energy saving);
EDF R&D (strategic design office work);
IFEC (packaging foresight club with 20 companies from all the chain),
Indesit (product strategy);
Lyonnaise des eaux (service design);
Merck Generic (product strategy France/Italy);
PSA Peugeot Citroën (strategic marketing & design);
Pierre Fabre Pharmaceutical (new products strategy);
SPA mineral water (business strategy);
Same/Deutz-Fahr/Lamborghini (PSS scenarios);
TNO Dutch Research & Technology Centre (PSS in augmented health care);
UNILEVER;

and some more we can’t tell you about…