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Tokushu Inamura Last modified date:2020.06.19



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Academic Degree
Imperial College London + Royal College of ART Double Masters, Innovation Design Engineering MA MSc DIC, Massey University Grad.Dip. Design in Industrial Design, University of Auckland BE Mechanical Engineering in Mechatronics
Field of Specialization
innovation, design engineering, design thinking
Outline Activities
Research Area: Innovation, Design engineering, Post Human Centered Design

Noted Global engagements till now:
-Royal College of Art (UK) Joint Research, Exhibition planning, co-authored paper writing
-Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences
-Aalto University
-National Cheng Kung University
-KAIST(South Korea ) Joint project for student exchange and academic exchange.
-Stanford university academic exchange and student exchange (VIA programs)

Cross Departmental
ーQREC Strategic Design Thinking
ーGlobal PBL

Education:
Design Thinking, Design Engineering, Interaction Design

Classes:
Undergraduate: Main appointments (Art and Information Design , Design Futures) , sub appointments (Interdisciplinary Science and Innovation)
Post Graduate:Main appointment (Design Strategy) , sub appointment (QREC)
Research
Research Interests
  • Design Research into personhood of ecosystems
    keyword : personhood, design studies, human centred
    2017.06~2022.06.
  • Research of the creative process that mergers the fields of Design and Engineering as design engineering.
    keyword : design thinking, design engineering, sustainability, innovation
    2015.10~2020.03.
Academic Activities
Awards
  • Jury Prize
    Design Workshop 2015, Fukuoka Japan
Educational
Educational Activities
Design Thinking, Design Engineering Classes: Undergraduate: Art and Information Design Total Project, Art and Information Design Project, Global Design Project, Design thinking , Post Graduate: Strategic Architects Project, Strategic Experience Project, Strategic Design Project with IDEO etc.
Other Educational Activities
  • 2018.09, “Digital Fabrication – Code, Machine, Hand – Exhibition and Review ‘Recursion’” was held from September 18 to September 21, 2018 at the Design Commons, as the outcome from the digtal fabrication paper.

    http://www.kidnext.design.kyushu-u.ac.jp/projects/737.
  • 2018.07, Humanitarian Innovation and Design with Royal College of Art, Global Innovation Design Open Lecture.
Social
Professional and Outreach Activities
Overseas workshops conducted with: Royal College of Art, KAIST, Imperial College London, Aalto University, NCKU, HvA

Joined and Helped plan for the Global Goals Jam 2016 and 2017.
A multiday workshop to work toward the Sustaianable Development Goals, set by the UN.
http://www.kidnext.design.kyushu-u.ac.jp/projects/view/5

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