Maarten Pieters talks to MEX founder Marek Pawlowski about his work driving co-creation design activities at Philips Lighting, one of the pioneers of smart home devices like the Hue lighting system. Maarten has also literally written the book – along with his co-author Stephanie Jansen – on how to succeed with co-creative approaches. He discusses his career path starting as an innovation consultant, discovering co-creation, founding an independent agency and most recently going in-house at one of Europe’s big technology companies. Get in touch with feedback and questions @mexfeed on Twitter or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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On this edition
- Marek Pawlowski, co-host & founder of MEX (@marekpawlowski)
- Maarten Pieters, Head of Co-Creation and People Insight, Philips Lighting (@_MaartenPieters)
- MEX Jobs Board – who’s hiring in UX, digital and design?
- Our next MEX dining club will be in London on 13th March 2018. Get in touch if you’d like an invite – it’s a relaxed dinner talking about experience design with fellow pioneers.
- The 7 Principles of Complete Co-Creation
- Stephanie Jansen, co-author of the book
- The CoCreators, the agency founded by Maarten and Stephanie
- Philips Lighting, where Maarten works as Head of Co-Creation and People Insights
- Philips Hue, the smart lighting system mentioned by Maarten as an example of co-creation
- Jonathan Margolis writing for the FT How to Spent It Technopolis section on Jura coffee machines, mentioned by Marek as an example of pro-level experience design
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