How to introduce young adults living in a city in the north-west of Burkina Faso to the potential uses of Internet services? How these would impact / change different aspects of their daily lives? This talk - presented at the Service Design Network Conference 2010 (http://www.service-design-network.org/content/programme) - describes a project done by Giovanni Innella and Franco Papeschi. It also introduces a bespoke set of techniques (Transformational Probes) used during the training and workshops.
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1. DESIGNING ON MARS Participatory techniques for designing and trainingin unfamiliar environments Service Design Conference, Berlin|October 14th2010
2. GIOVANNI INNELLA [email protected] | @giovanninnella FRANCO PAPESCHI [email protected] | @bobbywatson 3. 3 HERE 4. GDP 204th /227 $1,200 per capita Sources: https://www.cia.gov/http://www.freedomhouse.org/ 5. Population below poverty line 46,4% Sources: https://www.cia.gov/http://www.freedomhouse.org/ 6. Unemployement rate 197th /227 77% Sources: https://www.cia.gov/http://www.freedomhouse.org/ 7. Technology adoption: Internet