Co-teaching a final year product design paper - 2016 | AUT University - Auckland
I am currently co-teaching a final year (3rd) product design paper at AUT university in Auckland, New Zealand. I have founded two projects in collaboration with Action Manufacturing. One of these projects is based around adding value to waste product. This product is a composite panel which is used on most of their vehicle builds and presents a unique opportunity for students to apply creative problem solving to add value to a high value material in a real-world industry. The second project is a conceptual small space/building.
Human Centered Design - 2015/16 | IDEO
I am currently guiding the engineering team at Action Manufacturing through the 'Introduction to Human Centered Design' course offered by IDEO. The objective is to develop our teams customer and user empathy with the aim to implement some of these design thinking techniques to our custom vehicle design service.
Social Media Strategy and Business Marketing - 2015 | Yobbee School of Design
I took this short course offered by Yobbee to gain a further understanding of business marketing and social media from a commercial perspective. I am applying some of these techniques when developing marketing campaigns for Action Manufacturing.
Master of Design - 2014/15 | Massey University - Wellington
I completed a Master of Design at Massey University in Wellington, New Zealand.
Bachelor of Industrial Design 1st class honors - 2013 | Massey University - Auckland
I completed a Bachelor of Industrial design with 1st class honors at Massey University in Auckland, New Zealand.