Megumi Fujikawa

KEIO MEDIA DESIGN
Project Senior Assistant Professor

Area of expertise: Interaction Design, Design Research, Human Centered Design, Design Thinking, Ethical Design, specialized in the domains of Health Care, Well-being, and Sustainability. Graduated from Royal College of Art in 2003 with MA in Interaction Design. Had been a Research Associate at Helen Hamlyn Research Centre of RCA, focusing on Inclusive Design and Design Research methods for creativity. From 2005, worked for Philips Design in the Netherlands as Interaction Design Consultant for advanced designs and philanthropic projects for Healthcare and Well-being domains. In 2010, went to South India to study Sanskrit language, Yoga, and Vedanta, which teaches the true nature of self that is common to all beings beyond time and cultures, in a traditional setting for three and half years. Interests are in how design thinking can contribute to the global social developments and its methods.