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Discussion:  Dick Powell, who is one half of British design agency Seymourpowell, has taken on a new role as mentor for CNN’s Blueprint series.  In this installment, Powell offers advice to a group of students who have turned a student project into a business.  The product, Bare Conductive paint, allows users to paint a circuit onto almost any surface.  The unique paint material conducts energy, which, when applied, can turn “unexpected surfaces into interfaces.”

Source:  CNN News

Date:  May 23, 2013


Discussion Questions:

  • How could Bare Conductive paint be used in a household setting?
  • Why, according to Powell, is a proper mixture of design and innovation with business the key to launching a successful product?

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