The Design Foundation Finland is creating a future innovation and design network that will help businesses understand the benefits of design.
The Foundation, together with businesses and training providers, develops tools for promoting user-oriented design and methods for customer-oriented design thinking.
The Foundation acts as a liaison between companies and design training providers. Design expertise is a significant component of innovation in both the private and public sector. The emphasized importance of design is reflected by the shift in focus from technology-driven thinking to a demand- and user-driven innovation model.