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Tea driven decisions and prototyping

VUKOVI (вукови)
March 19, 2019

Hello everyone! MS3 is in a few days and decisions have to be done! Thankfully we have tea to calm us down and keep the mood up to keep going! [...]

Start of prototyping phase

Fog Team
March 18, 2019

Dear readers Next week we are meeting a gamification specialist to help us build the mobile app that will be provided with our prototype. The goal is to allow people [...]

MS3 is approaching!

T-PSY
March 18, 2019

Hi everyone! MS3 is slowly but steadily approaching and TΨ is getting ready! Last week, prototyping advanced considerably and also a lot of new meetings were fixed. We are going [...]

Work work work!

Friteam
March 16, 2019

Dear CHIC Community, During our last meeting all the team members approved the functional requirements for our connected pill dispenser. We also decided to prioritize the different features in order [...]

A proof of concept, a focus group and a jellyfish

Unum+Solum
March 14, 2019

Hello everyone! It has been a long time since our last post, but work is still going on! We are preparing for the milestone 3 next week, finishing some reflection [...]

Prototyping for first patient tests

Wudan
March 11, 2019

  Hello CHIC community! After conducting a lot of new interviews with doctors and physiotherapist we got great new insights. Those interviews confirmed that we were heading in the right [...]

Prototyping stage #1

Friteam
March 11, 2019

Dear readers, From Milestone2, we first defined the possible different scenarios that a user can have with the interaction of our product. This helped us to analyse and define also [...]

Iteration on the business model

VUKOVI (вукови)
March 11, 2019

Hello everyone! Business models can be quite hard. If your business is not a classic B2C and includes several actors, including some institutional ones, everything becomes much more complicated In [...]

First prototype in progress

Fog Team
March 10, 2019

Hello everyone, The last week we started to work on the prototype of our device. It is a good new for our team to materialize our progression. For now, we [...]

Diving into the real world !

T-PSY
March 10, 2019

Hello dear friends! This week was fruitful in many aspects : Pablo proposed us a great template for the menu displayed, while Emilie presented us the aesthetic and practical possibilities [...]

Prototyping weekend

Zhu Zhu
March 10, 2019

Dear readers, It has been a long time!  After the kick-off weekend, we decided to stick to noise in coworking space. In our MVP, each noise sensor will be embedded [...]

Soon the first prototype

VUKOVI (вукови)
March 5, 2019

Hello everyone ! Sorry we are a little late with the blogpost this week, but this is because we are spending a lot of time trying to define what would be [...]

Each member has a part to play!

T-PSY
March 3, 2019

Hi everyone, Time is flying but TΨ has done some work this last week ! Morgane has been worked on some data analysis with RStudio to simulate what kind of [...]

Interviews, shopping lists and visit cards

VUKOVI (вукови)
February 26, 2019

Hello everyone! The semester has started, students fill the rooms and Team Vukovi thinks: how to fill our booth? Tomas went to Geneva and had some very interesting conversations with [...]

Now that the idea is there, let’s work on it!

T-PSY
February 24, 2019

Hello to everyone! We know that we launch ourselves into the creation of a smart bell to address specific hospital needs. Now, it is time for us to define exactly [...]

Around Ideas

Fog Team
February 20, 2019

[gallery ids="5077"] The last few weeks were tough for the Fogs. We had a really short time between the MS1 and MS2 ! Indeed we had multiple iterations of the [...]

Lift-off done: ready to work on our solution!

Friteam
February 18, 2019

Dear Community, Last weekend, during the Milestone 2, we had the chance to meet all the groups who are participating in the CHIC program and discover the several projects. Such [...]

Lift-off weekend over : Serious stuffs start now !

Unum+Solum
February 18, 2019

The lift-off weekend was, as usual, really intense, rich in feedback and insights, and very productive! After having spent the last week preparing for our presentation, we finally presented our [...]

Milestone 2 and beyond

VUKOVI (вукови)
February 17, 2019

Hello everyone, This week-end we had the lift off week-end for our project. It started with the MS2 that allowed us to get very interesting feedback from all the CHIC [...]

Milestone 2 for T-PSY

T-PSY
February 17, 2019

Hi! After our MS2 presentation, we learned a lot during this lift-off week-end. It began with the feedback you CHIC people provided us. Some of them proved to be useful [...]

Do you listen to your doctor ?

Fog Team
February 13, 2019

As we just decided which opportunity space we're gonna work on, we met a surgeon specialist of the knee, Dr Martin working at CHUV. Indeed we decided we're gonna work [...]

How to get the perfect idea ?

Zhu Zhu
February 11, 2019

Dear readers, Wow what a click-bait title. Buzzfeed get out that body. Ok. So. Let's be serious. I think it's the right time to unleash our way to make decisions. [...]

Moving on the prototype

T-PSY
February 10, 2019

Hi everyone, After a few twists and turnarounds recently, we realized how complexe the medical field is. It all depends on the type of hospital, the department in which you [...]

Mission Prototyping – Accomplished!

Wudan
February 7, 2019

Hello everyone! We had been unable to write a blog post last week - but there is a famous quote - " Be patient, Good things take time! " and [...]

Getting at it

Zhu Zhu
February 7, 2019

Dear readers, These last weeks we worked on different aspects of the prototype in order to validate our assumptions. We used the prototyping canva as a framework to guide us [...]

A week dedicated to interviews

T-PSY
February 4, 2019

Hi everyone! This week, we have made a lot of interviews. On wednesday, we have spoken with Pierre Weissenbach, the former head of care at La Source Hospital. He worked [...]

Holidays or CHIC ?

VUKOVI (вукови)
February 4, 2019

Hey everyone, This week team Vukovi is on holidays but we are not forgetting about CHIC as we are all looking to test the desirability of our product. To do [...]

MVP and brainstorming

Zhu Zhu
February 2, 2019

Dear readers, We hope you are doing great! ZhuZhu team had quite a productive meeting last week! We discussed about our prototyping canvas and the feedback which we received from the [...]

Unum+Solum meet Guido

Unum+Solum
January 31, 2019

  Hello everyone! It has been quite a long time since our last post, but better late than never! 😉 The exams system is a bit different in Geneva and [...]

What is more appealing? Interview round

VUKOVI (вукови)
January 31, 2019

Hey everybody! We have survived exams!!! Now we can relax for a little while, and use the time for CHIC too. Fortunately, we have a plan. After one of the best [...]

Reversal of situation

T-PSY
January 27, 2019

Hello everyone, This week our team encountered a reversal of situation.  Our idea of product which we tried to enforce by doing a lot of interviews, was presented by Philips [...]

Meetings, Milestone and Exams!

Wudan
January 25, 2019

Hello to everyone! Apologies for publishing a late post but our engineers (Florian, Jonathan and Harshdeep) have been very busy putting together the design for the prototype and also with [...]

The ZhuZhu ready to Zuò

Zhu Zhu
January 25, 2019

Dear readers, The team finished their respective exam session and is ready to for 2019. As part of an assignment, each team member had to work on a reflexivity paper [...]

Meeting with the mentors!

T-PSY
January 20, 2019

Hello everybody ! This week was really intense for all members but we managed to find some time for our weekly meeting. We met in EPFL with our mentors so we [...]

New week, new hint

VUKOVI (вукови)
January 20, 2019

Hi everyone, This week was quite calm in terms of CHIC program because of our respective exams. Nevertheless, we all started to collect the material we will need to make [...]

FogTeam was born !

Fog Team
January 19, 2019

Today, we had the opportunity to meet each other and share all our ideas and issues for the milestone 1. In this sunny day, we also find our team name "FogTeam" based [...]

What about feelings?

Unum+Solum
January 17, 2019

Hi everybody, This week, we are having a lot of fundamental questions about feelings. It is hard to understand exactly what one feels when he misses someone, and even harder [...]

Work + Exam Life!

Wudan
January 13, 2019

Hello to everyone!This week it was mostly about everyone preparing for their exams, but wait, we did find some time to do our meeting of the new year! Yay!In this [...]

An idea to discover

VUKOVI (вукови)
January 13, 2019

Hey everybody! What a week! Except for getting excited for the little snow that fell on Lausanne the team got together to decide on the final idea and work on [...]