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My name is Peter Angelone, I am a first year industrial design student at OCAD looking to connect with the Ontarian industrial design community and its members, and also broaden my skills along the way.

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As an industrial designer with an architecture background, and Masters degree in Environmental Design (ID focus), I have accumulated 15 years of experience in the design industry, with a strong focus on physical interaction design, design for manufacture, injection molding, wood products, sheet metal, design sketching, electronics enclosure design, and ergonomics. In 2014, I founded a design consultancy with a focus on tech and medical startups in Toronto.

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Hi! My name is Lexie Armstrong and I am a 3rd year industrial design student with a minor in business. I am also a part of thestudent associations for my program at Carleton University, Ottawa. I have gained experience in entrepreneurial practices, exhibition design, and leadership positions, on top of the very helpful classes of her program.I have always been a person that wants to help better the lives of others. I have worked very hardto ensure I am helping others majority of my life. Through volunteering hundreds of hours during highschool; working as a tutor in mathematics, English ...

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Graduating with Honours from the Humber College Industrial Design program in 2002, I began working with Ove Industrial Design in 2003 and have completed projects in the medical, industrial and consumer product markets. Working closely with clients and customers, engineers and manufacturing partners, I've taken projects from idea to manufactured reality. I particularly enjoy projects where limitations create challenges that require innovative solutions.

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JOHN ARNOTT. ACID, IDSA CV. EDUCATION & TEACHING 20200808John Arnott has been a leader in professionalIndustrial Design practice in Canada and internationally for more than thirtyyears. He has also been a leader in the professional organisation, thenon-profit arts and design communities, and the International Industrial Designfraternity. In parallel, he has been a serial entrepreneur having startedseveral companies including Input Technologies Inc., the pioneering company in‘touch screen’ technology based on his patents forming the basis of what todayis ubiquitous.In his teaching both in ...

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Founder of Intu Design in Ottawa, Stewart has practiced industrial design, environmental graphic design and user experience design for over 25 years. Stewart has specialized in design for public spaces throughout his career, developing deep expertise in the design of compelling public amenities. Stewart has extensive experience working with multi-disciplinary teams on projects ranging from interior and exterior signage and wayfinding projects to national scale commemorations and monuments.

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Multi-award winning designer with 8 years' experience in the creative design, development and market launch of high-quality POS Elements, furniture and furnishings for the residential and commercial markets. Combine outstanding design talents with the ability to independently plan and manage large-scale, high-dollar projects, reduce manufacturing costs and optimize production yields. Prior experience in industrial design and product development.

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SummaryAn innovative architectural design / manufacturing leader withan intuitive grasp of modularity, structures, DfMA / BIM / MCAD design process,materials, building systems and the critical path. 35 years creating and managing multi-disciplinary design and precision manufacturing teams and creating offsite manufacturing facilities that successfully delivered high-profile projects around the world. Experience encompassing the impacts of modular and offsite project delivery on the entire AEC project cycle, from lead and pitch development though contract negotiation, design assist, material ...

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I started my career in England for the London Electricity Board before travelling in Europe. On my return, I worked for Canware Ltd., a lock and door manufacturing company, with the responsibility tosolve function issues with the lock mechanisms, and then to Savage Sloan, an industrial design firm.In 1969, Ibegan working for Atlantic Packaging Company Ltd., where I initiated the Packaging Design Centre. In this roleI integrated graphics and package design, corporate image programs for such companies as Knob Hill Farms and Highland Farms. For employee health and safety, I recommended the ...

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My name is Alexander Burton. I am an industrial design student at the Ontario Collage of Art and Design University in Toronto. I grew up in Vancouver but came to Toronto following a career in contemporary ballet that culminated in Antwerp, Belgium dancing for The Royal Ballet of Flanders. A life long interest in design and its ability to shape human experiences led me to pursue industrial design as a degree with the goal of one day practicing professionally. I am motivated to create designs that are not only beautiful and functional, but that also promote well-being, solve issues and actively ...

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I am a student at Humber College Faculty of Applied Science and Technology. Doing a Bachelor's in Industrial Design with a focus on Product Design and Graphic design.

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Hi! I'm Erika, a third year Industrial Design student at Carleton University. Currently I'm searching for an internship opportunity for the summer of 2021 to contribute my skills and gain industry experience.Before my time at Carleton, I studied in the Arts, Media, and Communications program at Vanier College, with background studies in Health Sciences.The field of Industrial Designspoke to me as a way of merging analytical and critical thinking with creativity and expression.I find thechallenge of designing something that is both aesthetically pleasing and functional incredibly rewarding.

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My name is Mark Connolly and I think how fascinating the world is. Before pursuing Industrial Design at Humber College I earned a science degree in Geography. The way people move, think, feel, create, and interact with one another and their respective environments has been fascinating to me. As a new graduate, I strive to use my scientific background and creative thinking to improve people’s wellbeing through good design practices.

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Steve has been developing successful new products for over 30 years. He is the recipientof the prestigious Red Dot award for life science products, multiple DEAs (Design Engineering Award) and the IDEA (International Design Excellence Award)for consumer products. His design company, Humanscope, has helped customers,like Empire Emco, and Neater Pet Brands, grow into major market leaders in their categories.Steve has a proven record of experience in the use of a broad variety of materials and processes from plastics to metal and moulding toelectronics. He understands what it takes to be ...

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Hi there! My names Harry Cotaras, I'm a fourth year student at Humber College. Orginally from Halifax, NS. I'm inspired by minimal, simplistic forms that give people that sense of joy and contentment.

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As a Partner at Entro, Cynthia has played a significant role in establishing the firm’s practice and culture. From leading major projects for health care, transportation, civic, commercial, retail, and educational facilities, to being passionate about embodying a positive example for the next generation of designers, Cynthia’s design leadership has resulted in award-winning projects across several disciplines. Cynthia earned a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Design from Carleton University. She has been part of ACIDO's Board of Directors since 2017, and currently serving as President of the ...

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I studied industrial design and work in the field of medical equipment design. In this field, I have won several international competitions, including The Reddot Design Award. I am currently in Toronto and I am studying "Design for Health" at OCAD University.

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Hi I'm Raymond, a third year Industrial Design student at Humber College in Toronto. To me, Industrial Design combines customer service, art and engineering to solve problems. The design process is so intriguing to me. It follows astructured procedure built on pillars: empathizing, ideating, developing, prototyping and testing. Each pillar is bridged by creative thinking to arrive at a final solution. I have also graduated from the Photonics Engineering Techonology program at Algonquin College and worked breifly in the manufacturing sector as a pricing specialist. Additionally, I have many ...

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I have been an engineer at heart - since a very young age. Working with my father (also an engineer) i was taught at a young age about how to build all kinds of different things. Most importantly, my father taught me never to be afraid of learning by doing. I became extra interested in aerospace as a teenager, when involved in the Canadian cadet program, where I learned to fly, and eventually became a gliding instructor. Engineering as education seemed like the logical path, with my predispotions for all things mechanical, and aeronautical - I couldn't get enough of it. Applying what he ...

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Hello! My name is Julia and I am currently a thrid year ID student at Carleton University in Ottawa. I am enrolled in the co-op program and minoring in American Sign Language (ASL). I consider myself a postive individual who loves to solve problems and is always seeking to learn more.

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Fourth Year student at Humber College, majoring in transportation design

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I am an Industrial Designer with robust problem-solving skills and proven experience in creating and designing products. I'm currently pursing Masters of Design in Digital Futures. I would like to learn and understand interaction of a product with it's users closely, making designs more intuitive by exploring different technologies and methods. I also have experience in designing graphic and furniture design and do freelance projects in the field. I'm interested in Sustainable Designing and have some experience in that area as well.Wearable technology, consumer interactions, product ...

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I am passionate about greating beautiful products and memorable experiences.

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Morteza Farhoudi (he/him) is a Behavioral Designer residing in Boroujen, Iran. He has studied Industrial Design in Iran University of Science and Technology. He is currently doing his M.Des in Inclusive Design at OCAD University. Morteza is interested in investigating the mediating role of artifacts in our everyday life.

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I am a little obsessed by the made environment, as a child I pulled books apart to see how they worked. I earned an MA from Manchester Metropolitan University, where I learned not simply ?how' we design but ?why' we design. A common theme can be found in all of my work ? one that is always evaluating process, takes a rational approach to form, and results in an appropriate solution given an object's context.

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I am currently a Mechanical Engineer at Dasco Storage Solutions.

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Vincent is an Industrial Designer and Structural Engineer who is currently Partner at Entro Communications and also runs an independant collaborative design studio that brings together designers from various fields to work on select projects. As a Partner for Entro, Vincent has worked & managed numerous large scale built environment projects such as The Art Institute of Chicago, The Detroit Institute of Art, Toronto International Pearson Airport, the Eglinton Crosstown, and many more.

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Biography of Davor Grünwald After hecompleted his High school education 1962., he studied electronics at Universityof Zagreb. Got his diploma in Vienna1968, from the Academy of Applied Arts, Department for Industrial Design. Stayed nine months longer at the Institutefor Industrial Design and earned his Master degree on the theme: Ergonomics of Machines tools. With this hebecame the first formally educated Industrial designer in Croatia, Yugoslavia. In 1969 returned to Zagreb and helped establish the Industrial DesignDepartment at ULUPUH (Croatian Association of Applied Art). Got his ...

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Hi! My name is Vanessa Gunnell and I am a fourthyear Industrial Design student at CarletonUnivresity.I ampassionate about everything related to design and love working with creative people that offera new perspective.I am always looking to gain new experiences and improve my own designs through new relationships. I am able to successfully communicate my ideas through my use of sketches and prototypes as well as many other mediums.I am currently looking for internship positions for Jan2021 onward.

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Tim is an experienced product designer, entrepreneur, researcher and educator with a strong background in product development through diverse consulting practice. As co-founder and CEO of Rehab Fur Your Pet - Ottawa's first independent physical rehabilitation and fitness center for small companion animals - and Assistant Professor with the School of Industrial Design at Carleton University, Tim utilizes his skills, knowledge and passion for design and business to explore the relationship between design and entrepreneurship, and how emerging design practices support innovation.

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I am a graduate of the Humber Industrial Design program and for the past 15+ years I have been developing products, packaging, and public environments with a focus on the design and roll-out of retail spaces, customer experience, and the development of branded fixture and mill-work systems.

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I am an engineer, husband and father of 3, and the owner of Cortex Design - a medical and life-sciences product design firm that employs industrial designers & engineers. I love helping clients solve really challenging problems. For more of my articles and writing pertaining to Cortex Design, see my LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/dylan-horvath/detail/recent-activity/posts/ For information on design work, please connect with me via: https://cortex-design.com/contact/

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My name is Sadé Huh, and I am an industrial design student in my second year at OCAD University. I am born and raised in Toronto with a background of French and Korean, bilingualin both english and french. I have a passion for design, with my focus mainly being furniture design. I am a curious and creative individual that enjoys discovering new ideas and solutions, eager to learn from the world around me. I am open to developping skills in UX/UI as well as broaden my research. I have skills in the physical making of products, design thinking, graphic design, basic coding (javascript, html, ...

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Miles hasover twenty years of professional experience as an industrial designer. Hiscompany, Dystil, is based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada and provides services inall facets of the design process. Clients have included Allseating, Arconas, CorningGlass, Herman Miller, Keilhauer, Nienkamper, Teknion, The Getty Museum, Umbra,and Zenon Environmental. He has a degree in industrial design from the OntarioCollege of Art and Design (OCAD) and a BA from the University of Calgary. Hehas also studied architecture at the University of British Columbia.He has served on the boards of the both theFinancial ...

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I am one of two founders of Entro Communications providing experiential branding and wayfinding. At the time out industry was new, today we work in a mature and ever changing market that is influenced by the urban planning and construction industry.

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After years of exploration in a variety of trades and profesions, I discovered Industrial Design and haven't looked back since. My goals for the future are to work for companies that are passionate about sports and dedicated to sharing their passion with others.

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My name is Lee Seung Ho but my preferred name is Bryan Lee and I am currently living in Toronto attending the Ontario College of Art and Design University in first year Industrial Design. I am 18 years old and I graduated from Thornhill Secondary School in 2019 and went straight into university to start my career path of Industrial Design. At a young age, I always enjoyed playing basketball and appreciated basketball shoes the most which was what sparked my interest in Industrial Design. As I exlplored ideas in shoe designing, I also delved into the design field itself by taking interest in ...

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Jonathan Loudon has been involved with innovative product development for the past 20 years. He has worked across diverse sectors ? from consumer products and sustainability initiatives to furniture and medical devices. Clients range from Office Max and Canadian Tire to Roche Pharmaceuticals and Alias Wavefront. He currently runs a design consultancy called Swave Studios.

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When I was young I liked to walk around in the buff with a tool belt as a loin cloth; blow moldedhammer in hand. This progressed into sandbox construction yards. I then graduated to LEGObricks. The urge to design has never left. For more than 10 years, I have been transforming abstract ideas into tangible constructs. I skillfullypush concepts through to production using design research, 3D CAD tools, iterative prototyping,and knowledge of advanced manufacturing techniques. Specializing in design for manufacture and assembly, and complemented by an unmatchedSOLIDWORKS skillset, I’m able to ...

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I’m a Chinese Canadian who is raised and formed by Chinese, Canadian, British, and American cultures. I've recently earned my BFA in Industrial and Product Design from Rhode Island School of Design, I also had a Concentration (Minor) in Literary Arts and Studies. I am currently pursuing my MA degree in Design Products at the Royal College of Art in London, UK. I strive to design and make human-centred products that are marked by elegance and functionality. However, I think universally inclusive design is more of a utopian concept, therefore I am also very passionate about designing for ...

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-1st year student in Industrial Design -Degree in Business Administration -Hoping for more opportunities to know more about the industry

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Hello! My name is Erin MacGregor. I am a passionate, first year OCAD University Industrial Design student looking to learn more about the industry as I pursue my education.

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Alexey is an internationally acclaimed multidisciplinary designer and art director with over two decades of experience collaborating with businesses within the retail, broadcasting, publishing, arts, food and service industries.Raised in Ukraine andinspired by his father, who was one of the first designers of Soviet electronic wristwatches, Alexey completed his studies in Industrial Design in Kyiv, which has provided him with the strategic problem-solving capabilities of combining art, business and engineering to help drive his innovative designs. After starting asuccessful career in the ...

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Product development in the modern arena requires a multiplicity of skills:- Project management for product development from ideation to shipping and beyond.- Ability to survey market for value-added opportunities- Ability to invent design- IP protection abilities- Product metadata production, including environmental- CAD development- Specification to suppliers- Communication internally and marketing I have experience in product development in the plumbing and electronics industries. My patents have opened new markets and garnered millions in dollars of sales. With the advent of Manage in the ...

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Geoffrey Milligan currently holds the position of Design Director, Systems & Modular Products for Global Furniture Group, Toronto, Canada. He received his Bachelor of Industrial Design from Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada. His professional design career includes focus in consumer products, exhibit design, office furniture products, colour, material and finish design. For many years he held the position of Design Director at Teknion, a manufacturer, marketer and designer of office furniture.In his current role as Design Director at Global, he directs a team of design professionals ...

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Ray Minato ? engineer, founder, investor Ray is the founder and CEO of Inertia, a hardware product design, manufacturing, and investment company. Ray's background is in mechanical engineering from Queen's University and started his career in automotive manufacturing, then later going on to design and engineer race cars which won their class at both the 24hrs of Daytona and 24hrs of leMans. Ray founded Inertia in 2004 with purpose of helping start-up and high-growth companies launch world

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Shiva Moin is a Graduating Industrial Designer with a passion for designing products and experiences that transforms people's day to day expereinces. Shiva also has a knack for photography, gets a little too excited over good typography, and loves picking up new creative hobbies.