Simon King

Simon King

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Simon King is the Director of the CMU Design Center, an interdisciplinary space for design research and education at Carnegie Mellon University. He was previously a Design Director and Business Lead at IDEO in Chicago, where he led the studio's interaction design discipline. During his 8 years at IDEO, Simon’s work spanned diverse mediums and audiences, including medical imaging equipment, vehicle HMI platforms, personal health apps, financial planning tools, and consumer experiences for web, mobile, TV, and connected devices. Simon holds a Master of Design in Interaction Design from Carnegie Mellon University and a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design from Western Michigan University.

Understanding Industrial Design Understanding Industrial Design
by Kuen Chang, Simon King
January 2016
Print: $34.99
Ebook: $29.99

UX for The Internet of Things UX for The Internet of Things
by Claire Rowland, Martin Charlier, Simon King, Mike Kuniavsky
July 2015
Video: $199.99

Webcast: Strong Ideas, Loosely Held: The Balancing Act of Design Intuition
April 02, 2015
In this webcast Simon King will share techniques for designers to reflect on that conversation and prototyping tools to help simplify it.