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Robert Eales

Supervisor Meeting Time: Tuesday 11.30-2.30 in B.45

Rob Eales is a lecturer and designer whose previous work and lecturing includes designing for small-scale machinery for recycling, designing for farming communities, open-source hardware (3D printers) and web design.

Outside of RMIT he is a founding member of Commoners Coop ( https://www.commoners.coop ), currently working on low-carbon websites, new

Dr Frank Feltham

Supervisor Meeting Time: Tuesday 9:30-12:30 in B.45

I am a design researcher and educator with focus on the moving body expressing “interaction” with sound responsive and haptic digital technologies. The contexts for these technologies range from creative expression through dance performance to mindful awareness of movement for wellbeing, health and therapy. My PhD was completed at

Ronnie Lacham

Supervisor Meeting Time: Tuesday 11.30-4.00 in B.45

Ronnie Lacham is a lecturer in Industrial Design, a design practitioner and researcher working through various disciplines , with an interest in critical and speculative design. His research designs objects which facilitate poetic meaning and metaphorical values. 

Ronnie has a Bachelor in Industrial Design (Honours), a Masters in Art and

Dr Areli Avendaño Franco

Supervisor Meeting Time: To be Advised

I am an industrial designer with a passion for environmental and social design in the context of sustainability. Throughout my career, I have been engaged in a variety of local and international industry projects, research, and teaching with a main focus on challenging our pre-existing notions about design and its

Dr Areli Avendaño Franco

Supervisor Meeting Time: 4:00 – 5:30 pm Building 09.02.09

I am an industrial designer with a passion for environmental and social design in the context of sustainability. Throughout my career, I have been engaged in a variety of local and international industry projects, research, and teaching with a main focus on challenging our pre-existing notions about

Dr Juliette Anich

Supervisor Meeting Time: Tuesday 8.30-11.30 in B.45

Dr Juliette Anich is an active entrepreneur and researcher. Her interests lie in exploring environmental and social change through research, teaching and project development. She loves crazy ideas, start-ups and growing businesses.

Juliette has a Bachelor in Design from UNSW, a Masters in Business from RMIT where her thesis looked

Soumitri Vradadarajan

An Associate Professor in the Industrial Design Program, School of Design, at RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia my design approach focuses upon proposing a future that contains visionary products and services. I am excited by design projects that focus on the small and big challenges facing humanity. I see design projects as campaigns and so

Liam Fennessy

Concerned with how design practice might attend to the socio-cultural-environmental implications of new product and service development Dr Fennessy teaches across a range of design studio, theory and methodological domains at RMIT University. His research has two key foci: on industrial design pedagogy and practice after the project of industrialization; and on design projects that

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Studio Tutor: Dr Liam Fennessy and Dr Soumitri VaradarajanTuesday 3:30 pm – 6:30 pm Wednesday 11:30 am – 2:30pmWhere: RMIT City Campus, RMIT Brunswick Campus and Siteworks in Brunswick

Anthropogenic Climate Change (ACC) demands a radical change in how we (人= people) imagine a good life and a sharp shift away

Droid Assistant

Studio Tutor: Arthur GeorgalasWednesday 2:30 – 5:30 pm | 45.01.05AThursday 3:30 – 6:30 pm | 45.01.05B

The technocentric future of Artificial intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT) is, for most people, a scenario of a dystopian march of technology over humanity. For Industrial designers, it is a frontier of possibility.

In the last decade, we