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TEDx Talk - Leading with compassion

TEDx Talk - Leading with compassion

When does a workplace become a home? A tribe? The future of modern corporate society? When Ulla Sommerfelt had enough of living in a corporate cage she decided to change the corporate world with compassion as her guiding principle. The best thing is, you too can create the office of tomorrow by leading with compassion today. Read more


Why Augmented Reality is finally becoming mature for design

Why Augmented Reality is finally becoming mature for design

AWE (Augmented World Expo) is the world's largest conference and expo dedicated to Augmented Reality, and its 2nd European incarnation kicked off in Munich, Germany this October. The conference attracted 115 speakers, 90 exhibitors and some 1500 attendees from all over the world; among them; Kenneth Aastrøm and Hans-Martin Erlandsen from EGGS. In this article, we will share the most interesting findings from the conference, as well as why we think Augmented Reality is finally ready for UX design projects. Read more


EGGS wins 5 DOGA Awards for Design and Architecture

EGGS wins 5 DOGA Awards for Design and Architecture

The award is a distinction awarded by DOGA to Norwegian businesses and designers who demonstrate the outstanding use of design and architecture. The award is leading to its kind in Norway. The award showcases and spotlights exemplary projects of innovative and user-centred solutions. The jury focuses primarily on the process and collaboration between the commissioning party and design practitioner. Read more


Camera stabilizer FlowMotion One applauded with DOGA Design Award

Camera stabilizer FlowMotion One applauded with DOGA Design Award

Together with FlowMotion, EGGS has been honoured with the DOGA Award for Design and Architecture for the design of the smartphone camera stabilizer One. Read more


Ulstein Marine Automation awarded with Doga design prize

Ulstein Marine Automation awarded with Doga design prize

Together with Ulstein Power & Control, EGGS has been honoured with the DOGA Award for Design and Architecture for the design of the unique large-scale management system Ulstein Marine Automation. The complex system is easy to operate, reduces the possibility of errors and improves safety. Read more


Simplified logistics from Loadsmart gets DOGA Award for Design

Simplified logistics from Loadsmart gets DOGA Award for Design

Together with the New York-based logistics company Loadsmart, EGGS has been honoured with the DOGA Award for Design and Architecture for the interaction design for Loadsmart’s automated freight brokerage. The award underscores how meaningful design facilitates the adoption of technology in traditional industries. Read more


Blueye Pioneer honoured with Doga Design Award

Blueye Pioneer honoured with Doga Design Award

Together with Blueye, EGGS has been honoured with the DOGA Award for Design and Architecture for the design of the world’s first ocean drone for consumers. Read more


Jumbo-sized learning program at Oslo Airport awarded DOGA Award for Design

Jumbo-sized learning program at Oslo Airport awarded DOGA Award for Design

Together with Oslo Airport Gardermoen EGGS has been honoured with the DOGA Award for Design and Architecture for the design of the large-scale training program that enabled 22,000 airport employees to successfully handle the new routines and ways of working when the airport doubled in capacity. Read more


Ulstein and EGGS - DOGA Honours Award nomination

Ulstein and EGGS - DOGA Honours Award nomination

Everyone from marine captains to designers have helped develop Ulstein's unique large-scale management system. The complex system is easy to operate, reduces the possibility of errors and improves safety. Now Ulstein Marine Automation is also nominated for the Honours Award from Design and Architecture Norway (DOGA). Read more


Oslo Innovation Week 2017 at EGGS

Oslo Innovation Week 2017 at EGGS

See the presentations! Digitalization is an unstoppable force. Is it a threat to global sustainability or a driver for positive change? EGGS hosted the popular event The Digital Wave and How to Surf it at Oslo Innovation Week in September 2017. Here we share the films of each presentation. Read more


Helle Moen, the new leader of EGGS in Trondheim

Helle Moen, the new leader of EGGS in Trondheim

With a wide range of experience in research, venture capital, technology management and innovation systems both in Norway and abroad, along with challenging board positions in Aia Science and Skagerak Maturo Seed, Helle Moen’s plan was to remain freelance and not commit to working for a specific company. But all that changed when EGGS Design cropped up on Helle’s radar, and she realised just how diverse design can be. Read more


EGGS establish office in Denmark

EGGS establish office in Denmark

We are proud to announce we will shortly be opening a new office in Copenhagen, Denmark. EGGS is in the process of developing an ecosystem of international offices - our aim being to collectively form the world’s best and most innovative creative design nest. Read more


Harald Bugge joins EGGS as CFO

Harald Bugge joins EGGS as CFO

As our new CFO, Harald Bugge brings his financial expertise to EGGS. His recruitment is part of a strategic move that signifies our continual growth internationally. Read more


Blueye - how we coded the world’s coolest ocean drone

Blueye - how we coded the world’s coolest ocean drone

As part of an integrated team of designers and developers, my colleague Alexander Vanvik and I, Martin Rechsteiner, helped design and code the app that controls and interacts with Blueye Pioneer. Here’s how we did it... Read more


Design for sustainability

Design for sustainability

What we learned from 3 weeks in a small Guatemalan village Read more


August 1, 2017: EGGS Oslo is moving to Møllergata 4, Oslo

August 1, 2017: EGGS Oslo is moving to Møllergata 4, Oslo

EGGS Oslo is moving to fresh and brand new offices! The new 1200 m2 space is designed based on our vision and values of creating the world's best creative nest. Read more


Google I/O 2017. We were there.

Google I/O 2017. We were there.

We sent one of our web developers to the annual Google I/O conference at the Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View. Here are some reflections of his. Read more


Myshelf – empowering customers to make better choices when grocery shopping

Myshelf – empowering customers to make better choices when grocery shopping

Do you think you would choose differently in the store if you knew more about the products you buy - where they come from, who produced them, ingredients, health aspects, or their taste? I believe consumers would make better choices if provided with better information. Read more


Øyvind Lium-Valmot checks in with EGGS

Øyvind Lium-Valmot checks in with EGGS

Øyvind Lium-Valmot has checked in with EGGS as the new COO, after four years as Group Head of Recruitment and HR Manager in Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA. In EGGS Design Øyvind will contribute to building the world's best nest for creative talents. He will ensure that employees receive world class work experiences. Read more


The Pyramid of Design Impacts

The Pyramid of Design Impacts

Designers are the best change agents out there. They are catalysts for meaningful innovation, and their impact is already apparent throughout many sectors: Health care, infrastructure, high-tech industries, banking, retail… you name it. That being the case, how come design is still subject to so much confusion and misunderstanding? Let me break it down for you. Read more


Martin Nordseth joins EGGS

Martin Nordseth joins EGGS

After 17 years at Grid Design, Martin Nordseth has now joined the team at growing design agency EGGS Design, where he’ll work as a design leader of product and service identities, along with visual communication. New ways of working, a quick turnaround and a pioneering spirit is what attracted Martin to EGGS. Read more


Etablerte selskaper skal innovere som entreprenører 

Etablerte selskaper skal innovere som entreprenører 

Vi styrker EGGS Design med kompetanse i spennet mellom entreprenørskap, design og business ved å ansette Jørgen Solstad som forretningsutvikler. Solstad skal lede arbeidet som skal hjelpe etablerte virksomheter til innovasjon og vekst. Read more


HoloLens: The future of Augmented Reality

HoloLens: The future of Augmented Reality

The HoloLens represents the breakthrough in Augmented Reality (AR) that we've been waiting for. It creates some pretty amazing holograms, and will blow your mind the first time you wear one. We’ve got our hands on the HoloLens development kit and have spent a couple of months testing where things are headed. Honestly, I'm stoked. Read more


Leaders of tomorrow create more than just shareholder value

Leaders of tomorrow create more than just shareholder value

We’ve had it with exploitation, poverty and pollution. We are fed up with narcissists, power games, and purely bang for the buck. We want to make a positive change. And guess what: we can! I believe times are changing rapidly, and I see some very clear trends. Read more


5 ways to sell design and innovation

5 ways to sell design and innovation

The moment of sales is critical for the success of any design project. This is also key for the client making decisions on future-boosting investments. Selling right, however, is not a walk in the park. Read more


The Connected World is Growing (Up)

The Connected World is Growing (Up)

Internet of Things (IoT) has gained quite some momentum in recent years and is a buzzword you often see thrown around on tech blogs and newspapers alike. Since IoT became a buzzword have we really seen that breakthrough in smartness that we've dreamed of? Have we seen real problems solved, with real value added, or have gimmicks been the norm? Read more


Internships are for students

Internships are for students

If you are one of those who call, show up at the door, or send your amazingly clever portfolio anxious for a first shot working as a designer, well, this message is for you. Read more


Web dev conference bonanza summary

Web dev conference bonanza summary

Two of our web developers attended CSSconf Nordic, Web Rebels and NodeConf Oslo which was held early June 2016 in Oslo. Here are some thoughts on the conferences and the key points we remember the most. Read more


When designers become venture capitalists

When designers become venture capitalists

In the past, designers have not given much thought to financing (of course!). Instead designers have been happy as long as they got to design something meaningful. So, when designers become the investors, what kind of companies will we see taking shape in the future? Read more


Quadruple victory

Quadruple victory

EGGS was the most winning agency of the Award for Design Excellence. Thank-you to Metsä, TINE, Proteket and DNB for fantastic collaboration on great innovation projects. What a celebration! Read more


Inclusive design provides delightful experiences

Inclusive design provides delightful experiences

Katrin Inclusive is a practical example of how including people who challenge a product, will make it better for everyone. As a consequence, what often work’s better for them, provides a delightful experience for everyone else. Read more


Combining work with backpacking

Combining work with backpacking

Ever dreamed of putting your stuff in storage, packing the essentials and bombing off on a year of travelling? Well, one of our very own developers has gone abroad and brought his work with him. Here are his tips and tricks for a successful "workation". Read more


Your nerds are now your core business

Your nerds are now your core business

There is a paradigm shift happening as we speak. This paradigm shift, most commonly referred to as digitalisation, is changing everything once again. If you are not yet a software company, you will become one. Read more


The Age of Holisticism

The Age of Holisticism

On November 6, 2015 at Semana D’15, Brazil’s largest design conference, Paal Holter and Ulla Sommerfelt presented why holistic design is the most effective approach for meaningful and valuable change. Read more


EGGS' take on designing for the ocean tech industries

EGGS' take on designing for the ocean tech industries

We see that those of our customers within the ocean tech industries who have the most success, are the ones who dare to invest in design driven innovation with a human centred approach. In an international market we can probably never compete on price alone. We therefore experience that design can be the differentiator that can make products or services from players in the ocean tech industries stand out from the rest. Read more


Your next management consultant is a designer

Your next management consultant is a designer

In an increasingly complex world where advertising no longer works, and stuff is no longer just standalone products, but a part of a customer experience with many facets, a new method is seeing the light of day; managements consultants call it design thinking. We just call it design. Read more


The airport from the passenger’s point of view

The airport from the passenger’s point of view

In this presentation from the Design Day at Norsk Design- og arkitektursenter, you will get insight into how OSL Oslo Gardemoen Airport is working to reach their vision on becoming the best European airport by 2017. The presentation is in Norwegian. Read more


iPad Pro & Pencil – a designer’s perspective

iPad Pro & Pencil – a designer’s perspective

It’s not uncommon for designers to continually be on the lookout for new gadgets, apps, services and clever solutions to expand their ever-growing creative toolbox. In search for improved workflows, increased freedom and greater productivity in the creative process, we love to try out lots of new stuff and see what sticks. Read more


A holistic customer journey

A holistic customer journey

Buying a New Home (Boligreisen) is the story of how DNB, Norway's largest bank, has taken hold of one of the most important events in the lives of customers, buying a new home, and used this to change both the bank’s services and as well as their organisational routines to expand on how they cater for their client’s needs. Read more


Designing health care services

Designing health care services

The picture of Norwegian health is very complex. There are many players, including the state, municipality, funding agencies, and other advocates. And whether you are an entrepreneur or a doctor as it is hard to find your way in this jungle. To create great experiences for users and patients we have, in EGGS Design, learned that there are three particular things that are important when working with projects in the health sector. Read more