Benson // w1d3

Winter 2015

Planned schedule and activities

9:00 am: Welcome again!

9:15 am: The iterative design process

10:00 am: Brainstorming time

12:00 pm: Lunch time. Brain food.

1:30 pm: Benson project work:

5:00pm-ish: time to beat commuter traffic

Lecture Notes

Link to Design talk, in our github repo

7 Rules for brainstorming

  1. defer judgment
  2. encourage wild ideas
  3. build on ideas of others
  4. stay on topic
  5. one conversation at a time
  6. be visual
  7. go for quantity

More details on brainstorming rules.

Benson small-group brainstorms

  1. Who is your client and what did they ask you to do?
  2. What do we have or could we theoretically give them from our subway data?
  3. What are the shortcomings of the subway data? What might we do to better help them solve their problem?