What is the project “DESIGN YOUR PROFIT“?
“Design Your Profit” is the abbreviated name of the key project “Improvement of the competitiveness of enterprises through the application of design (process and product innovation)”, conducted by the Institute of Industrial Design from September 1, 2008 to December 30, 2011.
The project “Design Your Profit” (in short: DYP) is co-financed from public funds within the framework of: Operational Program: Innovative Economy, Priority Axis: 5. Diffusion of innovation, Activity: 5.2. Supporting institutions within the business environment, providing pro-innovation services and their networks of over-regional importance. Project type: IWP Individual project.
DYP PROJECT PARTNERS
The project is implemented in cooperation with centers and economic institutions, universities, business incubators, technology transfer centers, science and technology parks, regional administrations and international organizations, thanks to the emergence of a permanent business environment supporting innovations in enterprise in the area of design.
WHAT IS THE SCOPE OF DYP?
The project “Design Your Profit” provides expertise, methodology and practical solutions in which companies and designers learn how to effectively create innovative product designs and place them on the market.
WHAT IS THE PURPOSE OF THE DYP PROJECT?
The project permits small, medium and large companies in Poland to increase their level of knowledge in the areas of:
- design as a tool of competitiveness, innovation and improving business profitability,
- how to market new product designs,
- methods of cooperation with designers.
Another important objective is to enhance knowledge and skills of designers in the market context of design and designing (technology, marketing, sales) and cooperation with entrepreneurs.
TO WHOM IS ADDRESSED THE DYP PROJECT?
- For senior and middle managers and new product development specialists in large, average and small enterprises.
- For designers, i.e. specialists, freelancers, designers employed in companies as well as owners of design studies.
- Design questionnaire:
For the first time in the project you can check your company’s level of advancement in the usage of design by completing the special questionnaire on the self-assessment of the company on www.zsz.com.pl/warsztaty.
Details concerning training and recruitment at: www.zsz.com.pl/warsztaty
and calling the info line at (+48 22) 588 55 88.