Big Society by Design


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An outline of Dott Cornwall citizen led social innovation programme that responds to the UK's Big Society policy

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  • In collaboration with UCF
  • Q.How can we harness the creativity and ingenuity of all the people to tackle the critical issues of our times?
  • Every serious idea will be considered: by government departments, by the Treasury, by our teams in Number 10 and the Cabinet Office”
  • ideas submitted (Public Sector Spending Challenge, 7th July)
  • In fact, asking ‘how many designers we need to change the world’ is a bit like asking ‘how many electricians do you need to change a light bulb’
  • Iris Hyndfowey
  • Which problems should communities solve and which should the state?
  • Which problems should communities solve and which should the state?
  • That’s all very well you might say, but how, how do you deliver big society…made real?We catalyse change. Rather than orthopedics, we are more like acupuncture…tapping into the energy points.
  • Projects plus.Ten projects + skills and capacity building.Ezio Manzini
  • Big Society by Design

    1. 1. Dott<br />Cornwall<br />
    2. 2. “We need the culture of public policy-making to have innovation at its heart. That’s the way to get the best results. And that’s the way to get value for taxpayers’ money..”<br />David Cameron, April<br />
    3. 3.
    4. 4. How can we harness the creativity and ingenuity of allthe people?<br />
    5. 5. “Don’t hold back. Be innovative, be radical, challenge the way things are done.” <br />David Cameron, 24 June 2010<br />
    6. 6. 60,000<br />
    7. 7.
    8. 8. “We want to give citizens, communities and local government the power and information they need to come together, solve the problems they face and build the Britain they want.”<br />Building the Big Society, May 2010<br />
    9. 9.
    10. 10.
    11. 11.
    12. 12. How?<br />
    13. 13. bold and visionary community centred projects<br />
    14. 14. using collaborative designmethodsand techniques<br />
    15. 15. that are informed by, and feed into national policies<br />
    16. 16. delivering against <br />local priorities<br />
    17. 17. where communities work with professional designers<br />“All in all I and the residents I have spoken to, found it to be a very positive, empowering experience”<br />Claire Arymar – Neighbourhood Manager<br />
    18. 18. following a creative, <br />collaborative design process<br />
    19. 19. asking new ways <br />
    20. 20. developing and delivering innovative solutions<br />
    21. 21. that tackle the burning issues that defineour times<br />
    22. 22. involving people throughout the creative process<br />
    23. 23. and increase our social capital and capacity for change<br />
    24. 24. by coming up with solutions that deliver more for less<br />
    25. 25. 10 projects<br />+ capacity building<br />+ skills<br />