Death Over Dinner is a strong deep service/interaction design concept that I come across recently about end of life planning. This is definitely one of the transition products that might help people to get prepared for the grandeur transition. From their description, the idea is providing tools and scripts for individuals to organize a ritual and gather people around a table to discuss issues around death and dying. Here’s an excerpt from their website.
How we want to die – represents the most important and costly conversation America isn’t having. We have gathered dozens of medical and wellness leaders to cast an unflinching eye at end of life, and we have created an uplifting interactive adventure that transforms this seemingly difficult conversation into one of deep engagement, insight and empowerment. We invite you to gather friends and family and fill a table. Click Get Started to plan a test dinner. We call it a test dinner because trying out this process in no way commits you to follow through with an actual dinner“