The Nest Thermostat set a new standard for design in the smart home and reset the paradigm for how technology serves us. Understanding of real needs and habits merged with the potential of technology yielded groundbreaking products with a higher bar for aesthetics and function. Join us at Bould Design, the studio responsible for the Industrial Design of Nest’s first three products, to hear about Nest’s design journey from a diverse panel of perspectives including industrial design, engineering, business, and venture capital.
Fred Bould, IDSA
Founder and Design Director at Bould Design
Co-founder, former Chief Product Officer and VP of Engineering at Nest
Former Senior Director, Product Management and Engineering Program Management at Nest
Former General Partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers