News & Appearances

Below is the list of publications, exhibitions or media that I was part of.
Last Updated :  April 2019

2019 - May |  🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 Glasgow

CHI 2019

"Escape the Smart City" got accepted as a late breaking work paper at CHI 2019


2019 - Apr |  🇬🇧 London

Takram Podcast

Podcast talk about design for social impact and how playfulness can have a part.


2019 - Apr  |  🇳🇱 Amsterdam  

Machine Learning Workshop

I hosted a hands-on machine learning workshop  at the Waag.


2019 - Apr |  🇬🇧 London

Now Play This

"Is this violence? Am I too sexy" was exhibited at this experimental game festival.


2019 - Mar |  🇫🇷 Sant Etine  

Design Saint-Etinenne

Street Debater was exhibited at Biennale Internationale Design Saint-Etinenne.


2019 - Feb  |  🇺🇸 Seattle   

IxDA Interaction Award

The Street Debater project was nominated as Finalist at IxDA


 2019 - Jan  |  🇳🇱 Amersfoort

kAdE - Balancing Acts

Exhibited street debater at Balancing Acts at Kunsthal KAdE


 2018 - Dec  |  🇯🇵 Tokyo

Forbes Japan Next U30

I was interviewed for the Forbes Japan NEXT_U30


2018 - Dec  |  Tartu  🇪🇪            

STartup AI

I gave a talk about Escape the Smart City at an AI conference in Estonia


2018 - Nov  | 🇬🇧 London

V&A Future Starts Here

Exhibited project phonvert at the Future Starts Here in Victoria & Albert Museum


 2018 - Nov  |  🇯🇵  Tokyo

WIRED Article

Wrote an article for WIRED Japan for my Street Debating project.


 2018 - Nov  |  🇯🇵  Tokyo

WIRED Next Generation

Gave a presentation and talk at U25 at WIRED Next Generation Conference


2018 - Nov  |  🇫🇷 Paris  

Plurarity University

I attended the founders meeting at Plurarity University and hosted phonvert workshop


 2018 - Oct |  🇬🇧 London

ustwo Adventure

I stayed at ustwo Adventure as a short residency.


 2018 - Sep |  🇳🇱 Breda

Breda Photo Festival

I gave a live play session of "Is this violence? Am I too sexy" at Big Data weekend


2018 - Jun | 🇧🇪 Kortrijk

Bump Festival

Talking about playful interventions as a part of the Next Generation program.


 2018 - Jun | 🇳🇴 Oslo

European Design Festival

Gave a talk about street debaters at European Design Awards ceremony.


 2018 - Jun | 🇳🇱 Amsterdam


Gave a talk about my graduation project, Escape the Smart City


2018 - Jun | 🇳🇱 Den Bosch

Playful Arts Festival

Did a play-test of is this violence? Am I too sexy?Also worked to film the festival


 2018 - May | 🇨🇦 Montreal

C2 Festival of Creativity

Went live at C2 aquarium in Montreal with the animation director Yosuke Tani


 2018 - Apr | 🇨🇦 Montreal

CHI 2018

The paper I co-authored was presented there at the CHI conference.

#Academic Conference

2018 -  Feb | 🇬🇧 UK

Dezeen Article

Was interviewed for Dezeen on my street debating project


 2018 -  Feb | 🇿🇦 Capetown


Was selected for the 10 global graduates and presented the project street debaters


 2018 - Feb | 🇯🇵 Tokyo

Media Ambition Tokyo

Exhibited the Street Debater project with "Tokyo Olympics, exited? Yes/NO"


2017 -  Dec | 🇳🇱 Amsterdam

phonvert workshop

Workshop at Waag for people to generate new ideas on how to phonvert.


 2017 -  Nov | 🇯🇵 Tokyo

WIRED Creative Hack Award

I won the Grand Prix with the WIRED Creative Hack Award.


 2017 - Oct | 🇳🇱 Eindhoven

Dutch Design Week

I exhibited the university project Resourceful Aging at Dutch Design Week


2017 - Oct | 🇳🇱Eindhoven


I exhibited and gave a talk about AI Mayor at the academic conference DesForm


 2017 -  Sep | 🇦🇹 Linz

Ars Electronica

The project I did with Keio and Google  was exhibited at Ars Electronica Festival


 2016 - Nov | 🇬🇧 London

Designs of the Year Exhibition

I exhibited the phonvert project at designs of the year 2016.