... is a set of methods to acquire information, analyse knowledge, and test solutions in designing products, services, and processes with the overall goal to generate innovation. The concept as we know it today was developed at the heart of Silicon Valley is practiced and taught at Stanford's famous d.school as well as at HPI's D-School in Potsdam. Design Thinking enables professionals to develop innovative and particularly user-friendly products and services in multidisciplinary teams. The philosophy behind is the conviction that it is possible to train engineers and scientists to become innovators by merging a user focus with multidisciplinary collaboration and iterative improvements. Design Thinking is used to achieve desirable, user-friendly, and economically viable design solutions, innovative products and services.