DR. MARK EVANS
Senior Lecturer in industrial design
Loughborough Design School, Loughborough University, UK
Mark Evans is a senior lecturer in industrial design and leader of the Design Practice Research Group, with interest in design methods, digital tools and practice-based research. He has consulted for clients that include British Airways, Unilever, British Gas and Honda, and received research funding from organizations that include the Department of Trade and Industry, Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC), Hewlett Packard and Royal Academy of Engineering. His accomplishments include research activities and a professional practice that has resulted in over 90 publications, supervision and examination of 14 doctoral candidates, membership of the AHRC Peer Review College and appointment as an international scholar at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Recent collaboration with the Industrial Designers Society of America has resulted in the production of the globally distributed iD Cards design tool, which was a finalist in the 2011 International Design Excellence Awards.