Business Support

Lot 5 Design Thinking

The Design thinking Lot will integrate design thinking principles into a range of organisations across different industry sectors.

Promoting the use of design principles and educating SMEs on the benefits directly linked to innovation, sustainability and resilience, this Lot will see an increase in available support that creates design-led companies who can improve effective strategy and product/service development and manage organisational change.

Topics covered under Design Thinking are:

  • Problem Solving                                                                                     
  • Development
  • Testing and Validation

How to Apply

To access support from the programme please complete the inclusive growth business diagnostic here:


This support is jointly funded by Glasgow City Council and the European Regional Development Fund through Scotland’s European Structural and Investment Funds (ESIF) programmes.