Professor of Co-Design,
Utrecht University of Applied Sciences
Remko is Professor of Co-Design at Utrecht University of Applied Sciences. His research focuses on involving users in collaborative creative design activities, enabling them as experts of their experiences. He has a particular interest in systemic design, the ways in which designers can facilitate change.
Remko received his Ph.D. degree in Industrial Design Engineering (on sketching in design idea generation meetings) from from Delft University of Technology and his Master’s degree in Naval Architecture from the same university. He also received a Master’s Certificate in Creative Studies from the Center for Studies in Creativity at Buffalo State College, State University of New York.
Remko has broad experience in facilitating creative processes in organisations, both in business and government.