Moi! I'm a designer and design consultant based in Helsinki, Finland.I'm passionate about leveraging customer insights and building new businesses. My activities encompass across human-centred design disciplines, such as service design, co-design, design for behaviour change, social change and sustainability. Years of experience in many design disciplines has enabled me to develop a holistic and diverse approach to solving complex challenges. I've had the opportunity to gain experience with a diverse mix of projects spanning Europe, North America and East Asia.I am currently finishing my Master's Degree in International Design Business Management (IDBM) at Aalto University. I am an alumnus of ME310/SUGAR Global Design Innovation Program, an international and multidisciplinary product development program conducted in collaboration with Stanford University. Most recently, I have participated in the Design For Government (DfG) course, addressing systemic public sector and government challenges for The Ministry of the Environment of Finland.I am also currently taking part in the professional mobility programme of the EU's innovation initiative European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT), developing citizen-driven services and cross-sector collaboration in Budapest, the capital of Hungary.I'm currently open both for freelance projects and new career opportunities. For any inquiries please feel free to get in contact at the following: +358 40 7780189 or ilari.laitinen [at] gmail.com.
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