Model, author and entrepreneur, Summer Rayne Oakes shares how the biggest sustainable design innovations are spawning out of open-source collaboration. From the development of Walmart's Sustainability Index to the practice of collaborative production to the co-founding of her own company, Source4Style — a trends-driven marketplace reducing the boundaries to sustainable sourcing — Oakes captures the current zeitgeist that is shaping the future of design and helping make sustainable design possible throughout the world. From the 2012 GreenBiz Forum.
Designing for sustainability
Published July 11, 2012