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40 Year History: Began as participatory design. Was aimed at redressing product failure. Today: Co-design engages service and product users as full collaborators in a collective intelligence and invention process at the fuzzy front end of the design process.
University of Maine Center for Community Inclusion and Disability Studies
2016 Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD) Conference
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DePoy, E. & Gilson, S. F. (2016, November). Co-Design: A contemporary path to innovation and entrepreneurship for people with disabilities. Poster presented at the 2017 Association of University Centers on Disabilities (AUCD) Conference. Washington, D.C.