THOUGHT

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Contributing to the greater design community through my research on design innovation processes and their impact on entrepreneurship and in testing new business models, I aim to improve the way we do business, looking holistically beyond the bottom line at its ability to improve our communities and our environment.

Publications

2016     

Practice What We Teach Journal of

21st Century Education 

 

21CAF Conference Proceedings

 

[ISSN 2330 1236]

2016    

Design-entrepreneurship in the post-recession economy: Parsons ELab, a Design School Incubator

Cuadernos del Centro de Estudios de Diseño y Comunicación Nº 64

[ISSN: 1668-0227]

2017-18 Published 2019   

Strategic Design and the Future of Work and Wellness

Design for Health Journal

[ISSN: 2473-5132]

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2018   

Future Pathways for Design-Driven Entrepreneurship Education pg 365

 

Cumulus Conference Proceedings Wuxi 2018

Diffused Transition & Design Opportunities

31st October-3rd November, Wuxi, China

[ISBN: 978-952-60-0093-0 ]

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Latest Talks and Workshops

September 2016

Conference Presenter: Fifth 21st Century Academic Forum Conference at Harvard University, Boston

July 2015 + July 2016     

International Seminar on Political Theory, Creativity in Sciences and Arts: an Interdisciplinary Approach, University of Cologne, Germany

Jan + July 2018 +July 2017 

Design Thinking Workshop for Startups 

XRC Labs, NYC

Dec 2017 

Design4Health Conference Remote Presentation

Swinburne University Melbourne Australia

July 2016

Keynote Speakers with Aaron Fry,

Vii Congreso Latinamericano di

Ensenanza del Deseno, Bueno

Aires, Argentina

2014 - Present

Workshop Facilitator: Aid To Artisans

Market Readiness Program​

Press

Awards

3x Gloria and Dan Bohan Foundation Grant

2015, 2016, 2017​, 2018

Parsons Student Research Fund Grant

2015, 2016, 2017​

Kauffman Foundation Inclusion Challenge 2017​

3 x Best New Product Award Intl Home Textile Show

1996, 1999, 2001​

Parsons School Based Fund Grant 2015, 2016, 2017​-18

Platinum Design Excellence Award- Design Journal (2000)​

Get in Touch

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