Designing Artificial Intelligence solutions with AI Design Sprint
Designing Artificial Intelligence solutions with AI Design Sprint

It goes without saying that new technologies create exceptional opportunities. Artificial intelligence (AI) is one of the greatest opportunities of our time. According to Gartner, Inc., AI, fueled by vast amounts of data and unprecedented advances in machine learning, has the potential to add just in 2021 $2.9 trillion of business value and 6.2 billion hours of worker productivity globally. AI is poised to transform organizations across every industry and alter the way people work.

However, to positively impact and bring ROI, AI-based technologies must be grounded in human needs and work to extend and enhance our capabilities, not replace…


AI in Supply Chain Management illustration
AI in Supply Chain Management illustration

Enterprises working along the supply chain today are heavily dependent on their far-reaching network of suppliers and partners to keep goods moving efficiently. To achieve this, they need the right technology to incorporate strategic and sustainable considerations while also managing the various risks in such complex processes. There is also a massive opportunity for innovation to redefine how products are designed, created, and delivered to customers by incorporating artificial intelligence (AI) in their supply chain. AI can take care of workplace safety, support predictive maintenance, spot process inefficiencies and build intelligent supply chains that produce higher value and higher-quality products…


State of Mental Health #

Mental health is the number 1 disability globally, with about 18% of US adults suffering from mental health illness in a given year. It is one of the most stigmatized and hidden disabilities, and 75% of these people suffering do not seek the help they need. On average, mental health disability costs over $1 trillion every year in lost productivity. These numbers show a perspective on mental health from 2019. Now in 2020, we’re in a global pandemic that will undoubtedly exacerbate mental health issues. Lockdown, fear of the unknown, social distancing that impacts our relationships, and financial crises are…


Design Thinking as an innovation trigger to kickstart an IT project in the public domain #

Design Thinking is here now, but what is it and is it any different, than what was done before? Is it relevant to the public sector? Well, it’s not like previous public sector thinkers had never thought of end-users or their endeavors’ efficiency. They most certainly did, but they thought of it secondarily. The first motive was to ensure that the government’s needs were met. Only sometimes there was room to make a service more convenient. …


Illustrations have become a core component of digital products. Undoubtedly they are not only needed but wanted. Still, this is not a material that you can just produce anyway you like and throw here and there in the app to make it beautiful. They have to follow a particular style, and there has to be a process behind it. You may think that it is a magical and whimsical process happening behind closed doors, that involves designers falling into a deep meditative state until sparks of creativity burst out of their pencils. In fact, it is something entirely opposite (or…


If you haven’t been living under a rock for the last year, you probably already noticed the increased appearance of illustrations in digital products. Illustration has made its way into product design in a big way and shows no signs of slowing down. Custom imagery is nowadays a crucial element of digital products. Why? Using illustrations in your app or website will make it easier to understand, more trustworthy and engaging, topping it all up with an overall pleasant experience. Illustrations can tell a story and convey a distinct personality. Custom illustrations can be especially impactful. …

Dorota Owczarek

Designer, Developer and Strategist in equal parts | Product Creation Fanatic

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