Share Bike studio will appeal to students interested in exploring the rising field of product-service-system. The studio is led by Ronald Haverman who led the conception and implementation of a share bike system now operating in the Netherlands, now researching and developing the fourth generation of share bike systems influenced by open-source principles. The course will involve some activities outside the standard weekly time.
INDUSTRIAL DESIGN UPPER POOL DESIGN STUDIO
Semester 1, 2009; Tuesdays 9.00am – 1.00pm building 87, level 5, room 04
Design Studio 4 grap 1034; Design Studio 5 grap 1035; Design Studio 6 grap 2221; 24 credit point
Tutor: Ronald Haverman + Ben Landau+ a team of peddlers
In this Studio students designed a promising future and ran a pilot demonstrating a community based bike sharing venture with grassroots technology which is both low maintenance and highly scalable.