Menn’s Sunniberg Bridge, 1998Christian Menn, ETH Zürich, ChristianMennPartners AG
A meeting is a refuge from “the dreariness of labor and the loneliness of thought.”
BERNARD BARUCH, IN RISEN ,“A THEORY ON MEETINGS”
Two big changes in design have taken place since 1900:
• Design is now done mostly by teams, rather than individuals.
• Design teams now often collaborate by using telecommunications, rather than by being collocated.
As a consequence of these big shifts, the design community is abuzz with hot topics:
• “Virtual teams” of designers
• “Virtual design ...