Gyorgyi Galik is a London-based xdesigner (aka experimental design) and researcher. Her practice focuses on voluntary social change, and more specifically how we can transform socio-ecological systems and our collective relationship towards the environmental commons to address and respond to contemporary social and environmental challenges. http://gyorgyigalik.com
Avi ItzkovitchIndependent UI/UX Consultant@xgmedia
Avi is the owner of IoT News Network, an independent resource for the Internet of Things, and is a longtime interactive and web design professional with thirteen years of experience.
The author of Design-It-Yourself: Web Sites (Rockport Publishers, 2003), Avi has published several articles about user experience, he is an avid enthusiast of technology and is often invited to speak about emerging design and UX trends.
Avi is currently working as an Independent UI/UX Consultant at his studio, XG Media and is the Founder of UX Salon, an international UX Design conference in Tel-Aviv.
Jason is Head of User Experience at Plan, a product strategy consultancy. He advises clients on integrating physical products and digital services, as well as helping innovation teams raise their game. http://www.plan.bz/
Graphic designer, Co-Founder and Artistic Director of the design studio Incandescence in 2000, Co-Founder and Creative Director of les éditions volumiques, and Professor at ENSAD in Paris, at la HEAD in Geneva, and at e-Artsup in Paris.
László Priskinmarketing strategist & researcher @ Distinction
László's motivation is all around curiosity and co-creation. Driven by this spirit while acting in their Research Lab, discussing a marketing strategy or conducting a user interview. Team Distinction created several worldwide featured apps & also developed Gneo, "App Of The Year 2013 in App Store".
Michael is teaching at art universities in Germany and curating the international event series 'this happened...'. He is Creative Director at Jung von Matt, the most successful creative agency in German-speaking Europe for the past 20 years. The agency is fully independent and proud of this fact.
Jack Schulze is a principal at Berg, and co-founded the company in 2005. Jack leads product development work at Berg as well as the Here & There map and animation and communications invention. He leads many of the partnership projects including previous engagements with Google, Intel, and the BBC among others. http://www.bergcloud.com
Mike is currently working with Matt Pyke of Universal Everything on everything from pencils to generative design. Universal Everything is at the crossover between art and design, with commissions from 3D printing to video walls.
Dávid Udvardysenior designer @ Distinction
Dávid is a seasoned UI/UX designer most interested in improving collaboration with good design. Make users feel smart, use delight and gamification, understand and build upon their inner motives, these are the kind of challenges he finds the most exciting while working at Distinction. In the past he has helped to grow Prezi as one of their first UI designers, explored new ways of storytelling with interaction design, managed a team at an interactive agency, and experimented with creative communication for a theatre.
Josh ValmanManaging Director of RPD International
Josh Valman is Managing Director of RPD International, a design and manufacturing company, operating a global supply chain of creative individuals, suppliers and factories. Their distributed creativity model brings together talent and experience from all over the world, to look at problems very differently. From their headquarters in London’s Westminster, his teams provide product design, manufacturing and supply chain solutions to companies across Europe, Asia and America. Clients include airlines, hotels, manufacturers, retailers, brands and startups.
Bohumil Vasak is a graphic designer at Studio Najbrt. He participated in the creation of the independent post-revolutionary journal BigMag, which resulted in exhibitions at the Moravian Gallery in Brno (2010) and in DOX - Center for Contemporary Art in Prague (2011). In 1984 he founded the publishing house Kondor, which was devoted to the author's book, comics and DIY magazines.
Read more about him here. http://www.najbrt.cz/en
David GauquelinConference Curator Director of Design Prezi@david_gau
David is enthusiastic about designing meaningful and delightful products. He's interested into convergent design approaches where physical and digital aspects of a product merge together seamlessly. He's also a passionate speaker about design in general, especially about putting people before all these amazing information and communication technologies. http://www.prezi.com
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