WHO AM I?

me

anthony jakubiak

engineering & design

i am both

international awarness

18 trips // 23 countries // 175,919 miles

JinotegaOaxaca, Mbrara, Amristar, Kampala, Rishikesh, 

Cork, Agra, Managua, Beijing, Seoul, New Delhi, 

Tierra Del Fuego, Santiago, Copenhagen, Xi’an, Stuttgart, 

Mexico City, Nairobi, Shanghai, Istanbul, Amsterdam, 

Reykjavik, Jinja, Vina Del Mar, Pucon, Puerto Montt, 

Oslo, Prague, Dublin, Puno, Trondheim, Punta Arenas

Valparaiso, Harbin, Roorkee, Trieste, Paris,

Puerto Angel, Aalborg, Santo Domingo, Kristiansand, 

Grimstad, Smola, Venice, Granada, Istanbul, 

Brisbane, Hong Kong, Monterrey, Belfast, Lima
 

 

a visual storyteller

my passions

interaction design

design strategy 

communication design

photography

 

THAT WAS ME.

from birth till now

Lead first co-innovation workshop with executives

Design featured

in FastCompany

Featured in a USA

Network commercial

First design concept

considered patentable by P&G

My first class taught

by IDEO instructors

Design School @

Segal Design Institute

Co-founded first

start-up in India

Attended Spanish

Immersion School

Design project leads to +18M 

Twitter impressions upon launch

Co-founded student group

to build wind turbines

Pursued Engineering @

University of Minnesota

Attended Spanish Immersion school

Lead first co-innovation workshop with executives

Design featured

in FastCompany

Featured in a USA

Network commercial

First design concept

considered patentable by P&G

My first class taught

by IDEO instructors

Co-founded astudent group to build wind turbines

Co-founded my first

start-up in India

Project launch leads to

+18M Twitter impressions

Pursued Engineering @

University of Minnesota

{i am a designer at the intersection of human needs and technological capabilities}

ABILITIES

EDUCATION

 

NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY

SEGAL DESIGN INSTITUTE | EVANSTON, IL

 

M.S. Engineering Design & Innovation // 2012

 

 

UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA

COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING | MINNEAPOLIS, MN

 

Bachelor in Civil Engineering // 2011

 

SENIOR EXPERIENCE DESIGNER

SAP DESIGN & CO-INNOVATION CENTER // CURRENT

 

At the Design & Co-Innovation Center we are a global design studio that provides end-to-end design and innovation services backed by SAP technologies. I support enterprise wide innovation and product experience design for SAP's largest strategic customers across 25 industries.

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

 

EXPERIENCE DESIGNER

SAP DESIGN & CO-INNOVATION CENTER // FALL 2013 - SPRING 2015

 

INTERACTION DESIGNER

ORACLE HEALTH SCIENCES // 2013

 

I worked at the intersection of design strategy and interaction design for over 50 products and services spanning clinical R&D to care delivery and created engaging and delightful experiences that provided meaning to products in Oracle's Healthcare & Life Sciences division.

 

HUMAN-CENTERED DESIGN

My gradaute program was grounded in design thinking which I now utilize with our clients to re-frame problems, imagine new possibilities for the future and to rally together stakeholders.

 

INTERNATIONAL LENS

My international project experience has given me a unique lens and an ability to fit problems into context. I have travelled to over 23 countries since 2008.

 

STORYTELLING

I use visual storytelling to connect people with ideas, at a human level. I am a self-made communications designer and fluent in the Adobe Creative Suite and Axure 

 

ENGINEERING

I have an engineering background grounded in mechanical design with strong analytical skills. I have experience with CAD, Arduino, and rapid prototyping.

 

DESIGN INSTRUCTOR

INTEL CORPORATION // SUMMER 2012

 

As a contract designer for the summer while in graduate school, I taught the human-centered design process and methods to undergraduate engineers interning for Intel’s Ultimate Engineering Experience.

 

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

JAMES DYSON AWARD NATIONAL WINNER

JAMES DYSON FOUNDATION // 2013

 

U.S. National Winner for the design of myWater, a product I created which delivers real-time feedback about household water consumption.

 

KELLOGG INNOVATION NETWORK GLOBAL PRIZE

KELLOGG SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT // 2012

 

Our interdisciplinary team attracted over $16K to advance our non-profit venture of mobile pediatric technology in Uganda as finalists for KIN Prize 2012. (Kellogg's $100,000 Action Plan Competition)

 

ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR // 2009

 

While completing my civil engineering degree, I worked for the U.S. Government performing design cost estimation associated with the Real Property Asset Inventory for the National Wildlife Refuge System valued at just under $3 Billion.

 

PLANT GENETICS RESEARCHER

MINNESOTA DEPARTMENT OF AGRONOMY & PLANT GENETICS // 2006 - 2011

 

While completing my Bachelors Degree I worked year-round at a transgenic plant laboratory assisting in research and gene mapping of barley and wheat populations - RNA/DNA extraction, PCR Animation, tissue cultures, fieldwork. 

 

ACARA CHALLENGE VENTURE COMPETITION WINNER

ACARA INSTITUTE // 2010

 

Our social venture BioServ was named the Clean Energy

Winner and received funding to launch our venture in India.

 

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