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Fall events at the Jacobs Institute

Another school year brings new opportunities for students and the broader community to come engage with design innovation at Jacobs Hall. Read about our line-up of speakers, and two open house events.

Design Field Notes: Ian Leighton, Nov 26

November 26, 2018

Ian Leighton is a digital product designer from the Bay Area, now based in Lisbon. He graduated from UC Berkeley in Mechanical Engineering (2011). He founded a startup, Embark which created a dozen public transit apps for iPhone, and was acquired by Apple in 2013. At Apple, Ian worked on a large part of the design for Apple Maps Transit. His talk will explore “Design in Transit.”

Jacobs Winter Design Showcase, Dec 5-6

December 6, 2018

On Wednesday, December 5, and Thursday, December 6, please join the Jacobs Institute for the Jacobs Winter Design Showcase. At this open house, you can meet student designers, check out innovations in fields from health to mobility, and celebrate the s…