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José Vicente

Designer

Lisboa, Portugal
"The best way to predict the future is to design it"
Buckminster Fuller

Work Experience

ESG/ Escola Superior Gallaecia

Academic & Quality Director / Director Académico e da Qualidade

Responsible for the implementation and management of the Quality Improvement and Assurance System at ESG. Vice-President of the Board of Directors.

Responsável pela implementação e gestão do Sistema Interno de Garantia da Qualidade da ESG. Vice-Presidente do Conselho de Direcção.
September 2012 - Present Vila Nova de Cerveira, Portugal

ESG/ Escola Superior Gallaecia

Head of Design Degree / Director da Licenciatura em Design

Horizontal and vertical coordination of the 1st degree.

Coordenação horizontal e vertical do 1º Ciclo de Estudos.
July 2011 - Present Vila Nova de Cerveira, Portugal

ESG/ Escola Superior Gallaecia

Professor

Teaching Design Project, Design Methods, Prototyping and Ecodesign.

Docência de Projecto, Métodos, Prototipagem e Ecodesign.
February 2011 - Present Vila Nova de Cerveira, Portugal

FCT/ Fundação Para Ciência E Tecnologia

PhD Researcher

Grant holder for PhD research development.

Bolseiro de doutoramento.
February 2008 - February 2012 Lisboa, Portugal

Almadesign Studio

Senior Designer

Development of projects of product design, transport and communication, especially for Portuguese companies such as Salvador Caetano, Animóvel, Join, Frilixa, SteelSept, Sony, Worten and PEMAS. Internal coordination of projects. Participation in projects awarded with Good Design Award and National Design Award.

Desenvolvimento de projectos de design nas áreas de produto, transportes e comunicação, principalmente para empresas portuguesas industriais e de serviços como Salvador Caetano, Animóvel, Adira, Frilixa, SteelSept, Sony, Worten, Geco-Futi e Pemas. Coordenação interna de projectos. Participação em projectos Good Design Award e Prémio Nacional de Design.
January 2001 - January 2008 Lisboa, Portugal

José Vicente Design

Designer

Freelance activity for several Portuguese institutions, namely:
Associação Portuguesa de Dressage
Casa Imaginada
Catalyst Portugal
Centro de Yoga de Benfica
Coro do Tejo
De.:SID
EcoCoaching
Engine Start
ESAS - Escola Superior Agrária de Santarém
Galeria 9Arte
HumanBox
IAAS - International Association of Agriculture Students
Inovo - Loja de Arquitectura
Les Secrets des Roys
Livraria A+A
MovArte
Olhando pelo Mundo
Ordem dos Engenheiros
Ramos & Vieitas
Sociedade Agricola Casal do Conde
Sociedade Portuguesa de Recursos Genéticos Animais
Terapia Biodinâmica
Tindecor
Ventisec
Verão Azul
Wiñk – Styling de sobrancelhas
September 2000 - Present Lisboa, Portugal

Work Experience

APD/ Portuguese Association Of Designers

Board Member

Board member during the course of 3 terms.

Membro da direcção durante 3 mandatos.
2005 - 2009 Lisboa, Portugal

Work Experience

CI-ESG/ ESG Research Center

Lead Arts & Design Researcher

Lead Researcher at the ESG / Escola Superior Gallaecia Research Center (CI-ESG) for the Arts & Design Research Fields.

Investigador Responsável pela linha de investigação em Artes e Design no Centro de Investigação da Escola Superior Gallaecia (CI-ESG).
June 2012 - Present Vila Nova de Cerveira, Portugal

CIAUD/ Research Center In Architecture, Urban Planning And Design

PhD Researcher / Investigador de Doutoramento

PhD researcher in sustainable design. Development of tools for product design with focus on furniture sector.
February 2008 - 2012 Lisboa, Portugal

APD/ Portuguese Association Of Designers / De.:SID

Researcher / Investigador

Researcher from the Portuguese Association of Designers to participate in the Research Project De: SID - Design as a Company's Strategic Resource: A study of the impacts of design. Project promoted by FA-UTL in partnership with the APD and the CPD and with FCT funding.

Investigador da Associação Portuguesa de Designers a participar no Projecto de Investigação De.:SID - Design como Recurso Estratégico Empresarial: Um estudo dos impactos do design. Projecto promovido pela FA-UTL com parceria da APD e do CPD e com o financiamento da FCT.
September 2007 - January 2011 Lisboa, Portugal

Education

Lisbon Technical University - Faculty Of Architecture

PhD in Sustainable Design

PhD research in sustainable design tools for product development with focus on furniture sector.

Investigação de doutoramento sobre ferramentas de design sustentável para o desenvolvimento de mobiliário.
October 2006 - March 2012 Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon Technical University - Faculty Of Architecture

BSc in Design

5 year degree in design, with main focus on product design.

Licenciatura em Design, com foco em design de produtos ( Pré-Bolonha).
October 1995 - July 2001 Lisbon, Portugal

Awards

CIFIAL "Feel The Planet Earth"

Finalist Project: Energym

200906

CIFIAL "Feel The Planet Earth"

Finalist Project: Solaris

200906

Re?bus – Bus Concepts For European Cities

2nd Prize with Re-Think Bus Concept

200506

Prize Milénio - Sagres-Expresso

Finalist Project Wheelchair

2002

ICEP Young Designer Award

Finalist Project: Pueris Chair

1998

EU Yesterday's Cration, Today's Culture

Honorable mention

1993