Member’s Breakfast 10th May – In Conversation with Jan Chipchase

Friday 10th May 2019, 10:30 — 11:30

Jan Chipchase is the Founder and Director of Studio D, a research, design and innovation consultancy. He will be joining Members Breakfast to share his perspective on global trends and his experiences as an entrepreneur and world traveller.

Many of you already know of Jan’s work; for those that don’t he specialises in identifying nuanced patterns of human behaviour. The insight generated informs and inspires design, strategy, brand and public policy for a roster of clients that have a global presence and outlook. He spends up to half of each year on the road and at various times has been based out of London, Shanghai, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Berlin with a decade in in Tokyo.

Earlier in his career Jan was Executive Creative Director of Global Insights at frog, a global design and innovation consultancy, where he headed up the global research practice. Prior to that he was Principal Scientist at Nokia where he specialised in entry level products. He’s worked on products that have collectively sold over a billion units.

His first book Hidden in Plain Sight was published in English, Japanese, Chinese, Korean and Russian. It became a best-seller in South Korea, of all places. He also wrote The Field Study Handbook

Friday 10th May 2019
10:30 — 11:30

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