Caterina Falleni

Caterina Falleni is a strategist designer and technology lover. She graduated in product and communication design at ISIA Firenze and worked at WAACS Design & Consultancy in Rotterdam, Netherlands, in Tanzania as interior designer and photographer and studied Product Design in Finland. She is currently living in Milan and working at Design Group Italia as strategic designer and research consultant. Her daily job is to design experiences, research trends, map new technologies and look for market opportunities for clients as 3M, Pepsico and Unilever.
In 2012 she won the Axelera Global Impact Competition with ‘Freeijis project’ -a cooling system which uses no electricity- for a full scholarship for the Graduate Studies Program at Singularity University, NASA Ames Research Center in California a transdisciplinary program which combines 10 weeks of outstanding business leaders and academics from around the world to develop solutions to solve the greatest challenges facing humanity.
Caterina is a multi-awarded designer in national and international design contest her projects are based on future vision possibilities, new technologies and new way of living in favor of clean, natural, sustainable and healthy ways of living. She is an experienced speaker having presented at conferences around the world as TEDx and Ciudad De las Ideas in Mexico.