Time to think
like a designer

Our latest approaches and perspectives
for designing a smarter tomorrow.

Design

For each of Smart Design's initiatives for 2020, we reflect on what they set out to tackle, one trend that has accelerated and a curve ball that they didn’t see coming as a result of Covid-19.

Healthcare

Design Director Stephanie Yung and the jury members reflect on the core themes that emerged from judging the Health and Wellness category of 2020 Core77 Design Awards.

Stephanie Yung
Health & Fitness

Austin-based performance athlete, Chiara Adin Moore tells us about her own hydration challenges, and what it's like when hydration is truly optimized on a personal level.

Jared Billig
Design

For each of Smart Design's initiatives for 2020, we reflect on what they set out to tackle, one trend that has accelerated and a curve ball that they didn’t see coming as a result of Covid-19.

Design

Using data science to analyze accidents in 3 cities yielded some surprising results.

John Anderson
Design

For each of Smart Design's initiatives for 2020, we reflect on what they set out to tackle, one trend that has accelerated and a curve ball that they didn’t see coming as a result of Covid-19.

Design

As remote work becomes prevalent, here are some of the challenges observed by Smarties, as well as solutions we think are worth implementing — even after we go “back to normal”.

Edward Laganis
Financial Services

The relationship between retail and digital, decline of the cash system, and the underbanked - who struggle to access banking services, all represent exciting opportunities for innovation.

Omar Bakhshi
Design

Nearly two decades after attending Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), Smart Design’s Design Director of Industrial Design, Dan Grossman, is helping to mentor today’s students.

Dan Grossman
Healthcare

At Smart Design, we believe there are 4 key trends in wellness today: mindfulness, a good night’s sleep, health at home, and community spirit. Let’s explore what they mean.

Omar Bakhshi
Fast Track

Read the top 5 recommendations on how to accelerate tech solutions and build innovative products.

John Anderson & Jared Billig
Fast Track

How do you lead your ambitious innovation projects to find and build momentum within organizations?

Tucker Fort