Hardware, Software & the Internet of Things
June 23–25, 2015 • San Francisco, CA
Martin Charlier

Martin Charlier
Product Manager, Unmade

Website | @marcharlier

Martin Charlier is an independent design consultant based in London, and a co-founder of rain cloud, a new kind of connected weather device. Martin is a designer with experience across new media art, industrial design, interaction design, and design research. His speculative design work has been awarded by the Royal Society of Arts, and he is a fellow of the organization. Martin has previously worked at innovation firm frog design, cutting-edge art collective rAndom International, and digital service design consultancy Fjord. While at Fjord Martin was involved in the EU-funded Smarcos research project investigating design for the Internet of Things. With his broad range of design skills, Martin’s focus is on holistic product and service experiences going across the digital and the physical.


1:30pm–5:00pm Tuesday, 06/23/2015
Tutorial, Design
Location: Fire House
Martin Charlier (Unmade), Claire Rowland (Independent), Tom Metcalfe (rain cloud), Elizabeth Goodman (18F / General Services Administration)
Average rating: ****.
(4.38, 16 ratings)
User experience prototyping for connected products stretches the limits of conventional UX methods. How can you ensure you’re making the right product and designing the right user experience before the hardware is fully defined? This workshop will teach a range of techniques for prototyping designs, from early stage concepts through to user interfaces for devices with different capabilities. Read more.