#20 The Start Up Designer

I got to know Anna through Social Innovation Camp. This was where the idea for Mypolice.org was born and since then I’ve followed Anna through her journey of Bethnal Green Ventures, …

#18 The Strategy Designer

I met David Townson the day I started University. He was the driving force behind the design of my undergraduate course in Product Design. In my second year he left …

#17 The Interaction Designer

I’d like to introduce you to Daniel Harvey. Daniel is Experience Design Director for Sapient Nitro. He guides over thirty designers in their Experience Design practice in the UK. A …

#16 The UX Designer

I’m delighted to welcome Clive Lavery to Hyper Island tomorrow. Clive and I first met online when I was beginning to shape the programme and it’s been great to hear …

#15 The Data Designer

It’s my pleasure to introduce you to Devon Walshe. I first met Devon when he worked with Snook to create the Learning Journey Data Jam. Devon is the technical lead for …

#13 The Design Teacher

I’d like to introduce you all to Professor Mike Press. I’m very lucky because Mike taught me at both undergraduate and postgraduate level and it’s safe to say he has …

#10 The Hyper Island Designer

Meet Jesper Bröring. Jesper is a designer at Method and is an alumni of Hyper Island Manchester. I’m delighted to announce Jesper is the Industry Leader for our Experience Design …

#8 The Business Designer

Martin Charlier is a designer specialising in UX, business strategy and service design. He’s the co-founder of RainCloud and has previously worked at Random International, Frog, Fjord and Accenture. He’s writing …

#7 The Networked Designer

Matt Cooper-Wright is an interaction designer at IDEO in London. He has been part of creating the course structure for Digital Experience Design. I’m really looking forward to meeting him in …

Learning why to design

“A degree teaches you how to design. But it’s experience within the workplace that teaches you why to design” Martin Ashcroft At Hyper Island you spend the last 18 weeks …

Learning Lab with DigitasLBI

Learning Labs are Hyper Island’s way of bringing together a new group of people to meet Hyper Island, meet industry, and share and learn together. Chris Ball from DigitasLBI has been heavily involved …