Hasso-Plattner-InstitutSDG am HPI
Hasso-Plattner-InstitutDSG am HPI

Design Thinking and Innovation Research

Research Group Design Thinking and Innovation Research

Prof. Dr. Falk Uebernickel

The “Design Thinking and Innovation Research” research group is investigating methods and approaches on how the application of human-centered design (HCD) is leading to sustainable business innovations in a corporate context. Special focus is on software-driven product, service and process innovations.

Relevant research topics include methods for better quantification of human-centered design, the management of Design Thinking and HCD in corporations and associations as well as the connection between HCD, Design Thinking and new technologies like artificial intelligence (AI).   

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Prof. Dr. Falk Uebernickel
Design Thinking and Innovation Research
Room: E-1-03.1
E-Mail: falk.uebernickel(at)hpi.de


Administrative Assistant:

Anne Klonower
Room: L-2.13
Telefone: +49 (0)331-5509-4900
E-Mail: office-uebernickel(at)hpi.de