Chris Hand is an interaction designer specialising in physical computing, hacking and prototyping, and a co-founder and co-curator of This happened Edinburgh (Scotland). Chris lectures in design at Edinburgh Napier University, where he leads the...
Throughout his career, Sylvain, who is economist by education, has worked at the crossroads of economics, society, culture & technology. As an early Internet evangelist, he has been advising governments & companies on strategies for the networked society.
After having spent some time in the User Experience Design community, he then started to be involved and interested in strategic planning, innovation management, service design & design thinking, social & public sector innovation, social technologies and the future of work. He occasionally speaks at international conferences on a variety of topics.
Sylvain is an independant consultant & entrepreneur and lives and works mainly in Luxembourg and partly in Berlin.