Engagements & Publications

Professional Engagements

Speaker: Ergonomics of the Human Mind, Princeton University Press, September 2016

Speaker: Ergonomics of the Human Mind, IDSA International Design Conference 2016, Detroit, MI, August 2016

Moderator, Panel discussion: Design for Social Impact – Parsons New School of Design, New York Design Week 2016

Mentor, Design Thinking & Entrepreneurship for Tiger Challenge, Princeton University’s Entrepreneurial hub May 2016 – present

Co-Founder, Princeton Design Thinking Meetup Group

Chapter Chair, Industrial Designers Society of America: NYC chapter, 2015-present

Organizer & moderator: The new experience model, Carnegie Museum of Art – January 2014

Juror: Design Art & Technology Awards, Pittsburgh Technology council – 2014

Mentor for entrepreneurship, Alfalab Gear business incubator program, Pittsburgh, PA, 2013-14

Advisor: Creative Industry Network run by Pittsburgh Technology Council – 2013-14

Organizer: Business of Design – panel discussion, Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University, November 2013

Chapter Chair, Industrial Designers Society of America: Western PA chapter, 2013-14

Juror: Carnegie Mellon University’s IDSA Merit Awards – March 2013


‘Evolving the role of design at MGA&D’ published on Michaelgraves.com, October 2015

25 Ideas Shaping the future of Design – ‘Design and Psychology’  FastCoDesign.com, March 2015

‘Produce surprise and delight’ article published in Innovation magazine, winter 2013

Design process and brand experience’ blog article published on IDSA.org, winter 2012