is a user experience designer who specializes in information architecture, design research, interaction design, and product development. Her clients include Philips Medical Systems, Polaroid, IBM, Eastman Kodak, First Union, QVC, and Staples. She was a member of Philips’ PageWriter Cardiograph product design team that recently recieved a 2010 iF award. Isabel previously received a Communications Arts Interactive award for her work with IBM.
is the co-founder of the progressive industrial design studio Mike and Maaike. Formed as a design laboratory, the San Francisco studio focuses on experimentation, authenticity, substance and good. In the past five years, Mike and Maaike have amassed a diverse roster of clients/collaborators including Google, Belkin, Xbox, Steelcase, Council, and the City of San Francisco. These collaborations have resulted in successful and award-winning projects marked by strong conceptual narratives, critical thinking, and optimism.
Since 1993, Thomas Overthun has been an associate partner and practice director for IDEO’s Consumer Experience Design practice. Overthun has in the past managed a group of seven designers and now directs large design programs at IDEO. His expertise is in the areas of contract furniture and seating, office and consumer electronics, kitchen tools and appliances, personal care and sports products. His clients include Audible, Brooks England, Cisco, Eastman, fizi:k, Microsoft, National Panasonic, Oral B, Procter & Gamble, Selle Royal, Steelcase, Western Digital and Zyliss Switzerland.
The Fidelio Docking Speaker DS9000 is a complete high-fidelity music system that gives quality sound from an iPhone and iPod. The docking speaker’s architecture enhances sound performance and radiates sound quality, while the premium design will look stylish in your living room, with or without your iPhone or iPod.
Directs Design Strategy and Experience Planning in Microsoft's Interactive Entertainment Business, with a focus on building next generation experience strategies for products such as Xbox, Zune and mobile devices, and activating the organization around them. Prior to Microsoft, Anton was a senior consultant in New Solutions Development at Philips Design in the Netherlands.