1st International Design Conference

22 September 2017, Friday

The Eye at Green Sun Hotel
2285 Chino Roces Avenue Extension, Makati City

MEET OUR SPEAKERS

Dan Formosa, Ph.D.

Dan is an expert in design and research. He holds degrees in product design, ergonomics and biomechanics, and consults with companies and organizations worldwide on design and innovation. To his credit are the design of breakthrough products and digital interfaces that accommodate the physical capabilities of a wide range of people, as well as design that influences behavior.

Among his design awards are the Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt National Design Award (accepted on behalf of Smart Design, a firm he co-founded) and IxDA’s first annual Interaction Design Award, in the “Disruptive” category, for the Ford Motor Company. His work is also included in the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art.

In addition to personally consulting with companies Dan co-founded two collectives: Brainpool (focusing on evidence-based practices in design) and 4B (focusing on design for the world’s almost-4-billion females). He also co-founded the Masters in Branding program at the School of Visual Arts (SVA) in New York.

Dan co-authored and illustrated the best-selling book Baseball Field Guide, clearly explaining the rules of baseball, and writes from time to time for Premier Guitar magazine.

CONNECT WITH US

CONTACT US

Design Center of the Philippines

DCP Building, CCP Complex, Roxas Boulevard, 1300 Pasay City, Philippines

Telephone:
(632) 832-1112 to 19 | (632) 832-3649

Email:
info@designcenter.gov.ph
dti.dcp@gmail.com

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