Professor of Design at the Politecnico di Milano, Milano, Italy
Professor of Design at the Politecnico di Milano, Honorary Doctor at The New School of New York (2006) and at the Goldsmiths College of London (2008) and honorary professor at the Glasgow School of Art (2009).
Presently, his main interests are towards design for social innovation and he is promoter and coordinator of DESIS Network, an international network on Design for Social Innovation and Sustainability (http://www.desis-network.org ). Recent publications: Collaborative services. Social innovation and design for sustainability (Polidesign. Milano, 2008) and Service Design in the Age of Networks and Sustainability (in: Miettinen, S., Koivisto, M., ed., Designing Services, University of Arts and Design, Helsinki, 2009).