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Andy Polaine ‘Mindful Service Design’

In this episode, I caught up with a great friend of the podcast, Andy Polaine. Most of you will probably be familiar with Andy's work with Fjord and also as co-author of Service Design - from Insights to implementation on...

/ November 20, 2018

Andy Polaine & Simon McIntyre ‘Service Designing Education’ (Part 2)

In the first part, we spoke about the problems faced in education and spoke about some of the origins of these problems. This episode builds on that but goes deeper into the work that UNSW is undertaking about redesigning the...

/ March 13, 2018

Andy Polaine – ‘Is education broken?’ (Part 1)

In this episode, we caught up with Andy Polaine who is Regional APAC Design Director for Fjord and also professor Simon McIntyre from UNSW to discuss the future of education and ask the mammoth question of, "Is education broken?".

/ January 30, 2018

‘Is Education Broken’ with Andy Polaine

We are excited to be interviewing Andy Polaine on the podcast this Thursday 22nd November about the current state of the educational system, not just in Australia, but globally.

/ November 21, 2017
Andy Polaine

Andy Polaine

Andy Polaine is the APAC Regional Design Director and APAC Evolution Lead global design and innovation consultancy Fjord.

/ September 29, 2017

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/ March 26, 2020

The Big Remote – Dr John Curran

In this episode Dr John Curran, host of Decoding Culture on This is HCD, joins Andy to talk about the new normal, negotiating with family, being intentional with connecting with friends, and he comes up with a better phrase than...

/ March 25, 2020
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Amy Bucher ‘Understanding Behaviour Change Design and how it co-exists and compliments other design disciplines’

Hello, and welcome to another episode of Bringing Design Closer. My name is Gerry Scullion, and I'm a service designer, trainer, educator, and also the founder of This is HCD, based in Dublin City, Ireland. Bringing Design Closer is a...

/ March 25, 2020

Introducing The Big Remote

We're in the middle of an unprecedented social experiment with so many people working remotely and many entire families staying home. Yet there's so much that still connects us together and that we can learn from. The Big Remote is...

/ March 24, 2020

Talking Shop #006 – Design Politics 2020 goes virtual

Gerry and Andy discuss the new plans for Design Politics 2020 in the light of the coronavirus situation, a bumper crop of books in Andy's Book Corner for your reading now that you're stuck at home all day, a study...

/ March 17, 2020
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Douglas Ferguson ‘Beyond the Prototype’

Douglas Ferguson talks about his book, Beyond the Prototype, which offers a six step plan for companies struggling with the shift from discovery to launch, especially in the post-sprint slump and his experience working directly with the Google Ventures Design...

/ March 15, 2020

Rebecca Cooper & Mandy Rogers ‘Leading Women in Product’

Today I'm talking to Rebecca Cooper, Product Manager at SafetyCulture, And Mandy Rogers, a Digital Product Manager at Transport for New South Wales. It's commonly known that product management is a tough gig.

/ March 7, 2020

Lou Downe – ‘Good Services’

Lou Downe, Director of Design and Transformation for the UK government, where they’re leading change in the UK’s housing sector, talks about their new book, Good Services, How to Design Services that work and how we need to start with a...

/ February 25, 2020

Raven Kaliana ‘Examining trauma and using puppetry as a transformative tool’

Hello, and welcome to Bringing Design Closer. My name is Gerry Scullion and I’m a service designer and trainer based in Dublin City, Ireland. Bringing Design Closer is a podcast dedicated on shining the light on the complexities of unbedding...

/ February 13, 2020

Talking Shop #005 – Our Conference is LIVE!

We finally did it! Our conference went live today, Monday 10th February 2020 and we sold out our first lot of super-early bird tickets. In this episode, Gerry Scullion and Andy Polaine chat about what the plans are for the...

/ February 10, 2020

Jon Colman ‘What Design Managers look for within graduate portfolios at Intercom’

In this episode, we caught up with Jonathon Colman Senior Design Manager at Intercom, one of Irelands most successful and celebrated tech stories. We chat about the things Intercom look for in designers, how to get around the tricky aspects...

/ January 31, 2020