Stephan Clambaneva, IDSA


Stephan Clambaneva, IDSA, MMM, B-Eng
Design Innovation Leader
Principal and Founder, iD8trs

Twitter & IG  @CLAMBANET

NYCxDESIGN Steering Committee representative for IDSA: Current
IDSA Board of Directors, Sections Director: Current
Chapter Chair NYC: 2010-2012
District Vice President, North East District: 2012-2015 

Stephan Clambaneva is a thinker & a doer, his global experience includes working for IBM and Dassault Systemes, leading Digital Transformation, experience design and innovation projects. His expertise spans the entire product development lifecycle from ideation, innovation & design thinking through engineering, manufacturing and sustainability working with fortune 500 companies across industries including consumer products, high-tech, commercial aviation, mobility, fashion & retail.

Stephan serves on advisory boards of startups, is Lead & Specialist Mentor for the German Accelerator and NUMA, was elected Board Member in 2019 and Northeast District for the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) in 2012, and serves on the steering committee for NY Design Week, NYCxDesign.

He speaks at conferences worldwide and publishes papers on Mobility, Augmented Reality, Design Thinking, Innovation, Product Lifecycle Mgmt., ID, Eco-Design, and Sustainability including DMI, IDSA, Innovation Summit, AWE to name a few.

Stephan describes himself as a hybrid systems-thinking design strategist, inventor, π-shaped [pi=Design+Business], design-value evangelist, who looks at the world through a wide angled lens. He lives in New York.



Statement of Candidacy | 2020-2021 IDSA Board of Directors