Microsoft Design wanted to inspire their internal design teams to think about new ways of developing interactive experiences across a range of devices and platforms. They then decided to make a public-facing film to generate conversations about the role of IxD. Connecting: Makers is the second chapter in this series exploring the future of experience design.
We interviewed thought-leaders across the various disciplines of technology and design.
We crafted our conversations to explore the following topics
We highlighted the following insights
Connecting has become a viral success within the online tech and design world, having garnered close to 400K views and received press coverage in FastCo, Forbes, and the Creators Project. The films have been presented at IxDA Dublin ’12, IxDA Toronto ’13, IxDA Amsterdam ’14, DPMX Mexico ’13, FITC Toronto ’14, London Design Festival 2013 and is part of the curriculum at several academic institutions including SVA, RISD, and Parsons New School of Design.