What is she doing now that she is here?

Published on Medium.


Dear Community,
A thought to share that I am excitingly exploring new professional adventures! Over the last few weeks, after completing my PhD thesis, I took my time to transition. Now, I have opened up more space for collaborations, new business and to co-create meaning. This note serves to share the things I am creating and the opportunities I am seeking as designer-researcher. Here is an invitation.

 

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Mentor for Civic Innovation Fellowship / Manila, Philippines

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Excited to join Five by Five as a Mentor to the fellows exploring solutions towards major challenges in Metro Manila, Philippines.

About Civic Innovation Fellowship
What happens when bright young minds are given two weeks of funding, tools, space and mentorship to start prototyping the change they want to see in their city?

About Five by Five
An international innovation consultancy, with one foot in the world of large organizations and the other in that of startups. We help organizations of all stripes--corporates, international organizations and government institutions--understand how startups work, how to work with them and how to work like them. Our portfolio includes blue chip players such as Google, SNCF, BNP Paribas and The World Bank.

Feature: Future of Women, Global

Future of Women profiles and celebrates inspiring, creative, and adventurous women around the world. Through photographs and film, we feature incredible women on every continent — women exploring new frontiers in food, tech, sports, media, music, theater, art, and science. 

PhD Thesis submission

After 13 months writing and challenged by my dyslexia, amongst life's eventful forces, the thesis was finally complete and submitted at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design.

"Design for Communication:  a collaborative practice to amplify the qualities of sustainability." 
A research degree project at the cross of communication design and social innovation for sustainability, strategy, design thinking, co-creation methods.

Defence will happen in September and my examiners will be Paul Micklethwaite and Peter Hall.