Miele Robot Vacuum Cleaner

"Creating a concept design for the Miele robot vacuum cleaner in a circular economy."

Challenge Designing a product-service system that facilitates maintenance, remanufacturing, reuse and recycling.


Opportunity Design new touch-points with customers and expand the robot vacuum cleaner value proposition for the users.


Outcome Vacuum cleaning as a service with the Miele robot vacuum cleaner that upgrades and continuously enhances user experience.


Exploring the relationship between form & product architecture to build on the Miele heritage and to empower user-powered hardware upgradability.

Prototype based evaluation of form & user experience and interaction.