Innovate with The Durban Innovation Hub and we’ll design a unique process guaranteed to answer your business challenge. Our methodologies are grounded in ‘Lean’ thinking meaning we add value to every step of the journey, we continually test & validate to minimise risk and we get ideas to market. Our collaborative of thinkers is key to every success ensuring we combine talent from strategists, techies, creatives and most importantly you and your customers. Explore a our products below to get a snapshot of what your Innovation process could entail:

Product & Service Design

Having started with understanding the customer, we now workshop these insights with Design Thinking to come up with idea concepts addressing your specific challenge or opportunity area. We will iteratively develop the most popular ideas and consider the entire user journey (& UX) to ensure your idea is effectively commercialised.

Market Research & Idea Testing

We believe in Human Centered Design so will place your customers at the centre of Innovation. Speaking to them, aiming to understand them insight out and gathering transformative insights that will drive successful innovation. We continually test & iterate to ensure that your innovation will get traction in the marketplace.

Hackathons, Sprints & Co-Creation

Some of the best ideation comes from collaborating with great minds. We run a short, intensive workshops pulling on experts, techies & consumers alike to design & test ideas solving social or business challenges. Workshops will be tailored to suit your needs and can encompass a cross-section of your internal staff if desired.

Custom Software Development

We like to push boundaries by creating new, intelligent user-centric software for both mobile and web. Software will be designed bespoke to you and developed alongside you (and your customers) to ensure you meet your product needs.

Testing, Usability & Quality Assurance

With our Usability Lab, we can test your products with your customers to make sure every detail of software development is as intuitive and effective as possible for both themselves and your business objectives.