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Tek-Jin Nam

KAIST, Daejeon, South Korea

Tek-Jin Nam
Tek-Jin Nam

Award Participations

  • iF concept design award 2014
  • iF concept design award 2013


Tek-Jin Nam is an associate professor in the Department of Industrial Design at KAIST, Korea as well as executive director of Korea Society of Design Science. Additionally, he is director of Co.design:Inter.action Design Research laboratory. His main research field – Augmented Design – deals with ways to create a new generation of artifacts enriching human life and structured creative design methods for innovation. He received a B.S. and an M.S. in Industrial Design from KAIST, and a PhD from the Department of Design, Brunel University, UK. (December 2014)