desi­gners‘ cir­cle – Yihyun Lim / MIT Design Lab


Yihyun Lim is Direc­tor at Mas­sa­chu­setts Insti­tu­te of Tech­no­lo­gy (MIT) Design Lab, whe­re she directs a mul­ti­di­sci­pli­na­ry group of rese­ar­chers, engi­neers, and desi­gners to dri­ve design inno­va­ti­on across various indus­try sec­tors. With Prof. Casa­leg­no, she brings tog­e­ther beha­vio­ral rese­arch and design methods to situa­te emer­ging net­wor­ked tech­no­lo­gies in the cur­rent and future societies.

An archi­tect by trai­ning, Yihyun prac­ti­ced archi­tec­tu­re and ligh­t­ing design in San Fran­cis­co, Seo­ul, and New York pri­or to com­ing to MIT and has years of expe­ri­ence in the design tech­no­lo­gy field. She ear­ned the MArch degree from MIT in archi­tec­tu­re and urban design, and a BA in architecture/city and regio­nal plan­ning from the Uni­ver­si­ty of Cali­for­nia, Berkeley.

Yihyun will share the ongo­ing design rese­arch with PUMA, on the topic of Adap­ti­ve Dyna­mics with focus on Bio­de­sign: Living and Breat­hing the Future of Performance.

- Free ent­ran­ce, just come by -

The desi­gners‘ cir­cle sum­mer 2019 is a three-part event seri­es at the TH Nürnberg.