Social Innovation Design


Bundestag 2_Snapseed “The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.” – Marcel Proust

CENSE Research + Design is a social innovation consultancy that works with organizations operating in complex environments see what’s coming, adapt to change, innovate and assess their impact in the world.

We help organizations working on social and health system problems to develop a mindset, a skillset, and a toolset for designing sustainable change.

We develop your new eyes.

See the value in what you do and build the capacity to adapt to changing conditions and make your impact more visible.

Envision where things are going not just reflect on where things are and design your offerings to create the future, not just respond to it.

To innovate is to design.  To create systems change requires systems thinking and strategic foresight.

Using research and evaluation, strategic foresight, design thinking and the science of psychology as the tools to help your organization see new possibilities and design the innovations needed to achieve them.