Brief

I was challenged with conceptualizing, designing, and delivering a concept showroom model for the GE Appliances booth at the Albert Lee appliance show, representing the future of the GE's offerings in the cooking space.   

Refrigeration

Cooking

Dishwashers

Re-Considering the Definition of Innovation at GE Appliances 

Core principals of HWB

Savoring

and Gratitude

Living in the moment and appreciating the little things. (e.g., indulging the senses or experiencing awe and wonder)

Psychological Principals

of Happiness and Wellbeing

Savoring

and Gratitude

Living in the moment and appreciating the little things. (e.g., indulging the senses or experiencing awe and wonder)

Weak Ties

Connecting with  colleagues, neighbors, and strangers through friendly conversations or performing acts of kindness. (e.g., volunteering or borrowing sugar)

Goal Setting

Pursuing an important goal that you find fun and enjoyable. (e.g., growing food at home or having a sit down dinner 3 nights a week)

Biophilic Elements

Including nature within built environments. (e.g., interior herb gardens, or visible nature through windows)

Values and Roles

Engaging in activities that align with your interests and responsibilities. (e.g., providing nutritious meals, or conserving water and reducing waste)

Strong Ties

Cultivating relationships with close friends and family by sharing joys and spending quality time together. (e.g., cooking meals together or having meaningful conversations)

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Concept Harvesting and 

Down-Selection

Human Factors, User Testing

Returning to communal collaborative cooking

Strong Ties

Values and Roles

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Integrated Smart Garden Aeroponic System

Biophelia

Goal Setting

Values and Roles

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Top- Facing Oven Window

Savoring and Gratitude

Strong Ties

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Wellness Kitchen

COOK TABLE