Milos Novakovic

Product Designer

Paris, France
Check my website:
www.milos-novakovic.com

Thanks to my multidisciplinary experience, I have worked with:
• textile experts on mass market as well as luxury soft goods
• electronics engineers on smart accessories
• R&D engineers on high tech glasses that restore blind people’s view
• an eco-entrepreneur on bamboo products
• carpenters on wooden furniture
• an artist on an ephemeral installation in the main French airport

Work Experience

Cosmosupplylab Ltd.

Product Designer

• Product design with focus on Soft Goods and CMF • In between the design studio in Hong Kong and the industrial complex in China • Expanding knowledge in manufacturing processes and new materials • Trained to several advanced prototyping machines • Learning about the industrial reality and production lines • Working with sourcing team to select the materials for projects • Helping to implement their design strategy directly into their factory • Brand identity ambassador •

• Developed multiple projects: phone cases, pouches, glasses case, wallets, power banks, keyboards, smart clothes and smart bands • A production line was set for my Power Wallet project • Redesigned the Design room and the Material Library •
November 2015 - Kwai Hing, Hong Kong

ValoTec

Junior Industrial Design & Design Management

• Immersed in the medical field with an engineer-only team • Bridge between design agency and the engineers and customers • Major role in project management (schedule, selecting the design agency, pricing) • assimilation of various technical constraints (electronics, materials, processes...) and medical standards/certifications • In charge of of the follow-up on prototypes with the factory • validation of prototypes •

• Project IRIS for Pixium Vision and the French Institute of Sight in Paris : glasses enabling blind people to partially restore their sight •
June 2013 - November 2013 France

ByVolta

Industrial Designer (internship)

• Product & Graphic design • Trends watch & workshops • Brainstorming on new project ideas • Meeting with clients • Managing project’s installation •

• Project for Les Aéroports De Paris in collaboration with an artist • Creation of an interactive platform for Le Crédit Agricole (exhibited at the Designer’s Days in Paris) • Participation in a workshop on innovation at LVMH headquarters •
September 2011 - February 2012 France

Bamboa

Product Designer (internship)

• Product design and follow-up on production • Graphic design and photography • Learning bamboo’s manufacturing processes and specifications •

• Bamboo iPhone cases and its packaging • Creation of a set of dishes for children and its packaging • In charge of the company’s booth at the Hong Kong Houseware Fair •
February 2011 - July 2011 Hong Kong

Education

Strate School Of Design

Industrial Design Master's Degree

• 5 years that enabled me to come up with my own vision of design by learning designer’s creative methodologies, production skills and communication tools •

• Product design, furniture, Retail design, Packaging design • Partnerships : L’Oréal, EDF, Dyson, Saint Gobain, Park’A, Safran… •
September 2008 - December 2013 France

Languages

French (Native),
Serbo-Croatian (Native),
English (Fluent),
Spanish (Conversational),