Released onto out of R&D centers as cage
Conventional designers particularly in house industrial design teams those who are used to enjoy their prosperity era in 90's to 10's made a deal with society in a very challenging way to obtain the right for deserving of existence.
To facilitate workshops, to involve very beginning development phase by being glue engineers and general departments even outside clients, to illustrate new ideas, visions, strategies more visible and tangible.
It is good but really tough and cost at the same time to transform. This is 21st century, no more just play with shapes, colours, and material on their comfy chairs at laboratories. Go out to talk more.