Jeff Smith, IDSA

Jeff Smith, IDSA
Education Manager

Jeff Smith, IDSA, is an industrial designer currently working for Autodesk as an education manager. His team supports Fusion360 in US higher education. Smith served for more than 20 years as design director of Reflex Design, Inc., working on products such as fitness equipment, medical, industrial, consumer and kitchen products. He spent eight years as adjunct faculty at the Art Institute of Ft. Lauderdale teaching Solidworks, sketching, product design, personal watercraft design and design for manufacturing. Smith also served as chair of IDSA’s Florida Chapter. He earned a bachelor’s degree from the Rochester Institute of Technology in industrial design.

Renew & Rebuild Your Sketch Skills

Sketching is a career-long skill—a core element of how designers think and communicate. It’s a language we speak using images. This fast-paced, fun workshop led by Jeff Smith, IDSA, combines hands-on drills with “sketch & stretch” philosophies that will resonate with all skill levels of designers—regardless of where you are in your career.