Chair of Design Policy, University of Dundee
Mike Press is Chair of Design Policy at the University of Dundee. He researches, writes and teaches design, innovation and the management of creativity. He has co-authored two books: The Design Agenda and The Design Experience, which are translated in Chinese, Russian
Mike was joint director of the Home Office funded Design Against Crime research project and led a project on design and counter-terrorism. As associate director of Open Change he has worked on service design projects in healthcare, education and local government.
»I am delighted to be invited to speak at this SDN Conference. This network is unique in bringing together practitioners, academics and clients across public and private sectors. How can we learn from each other, focus on the key benefits of investment in service design, and communicate that value powerfully to the outside world? Those are the challenges SDN helps us rise to.«Mike Press