The CIID Industry Fellowship Programme is an innovation platform that provides an opportunity for companies to sponsor a resident position for their employees at CIID.
The programme has allowed the engineer/researcher Satoshi Nakamaru from SONY Corporation´s Materials Science Laboratory to take a one year fellowship at CIID (2014-2015).
Satoshi’s aim was to learn about CIID's design methods and tools, while working together in a multicultural, multidisciplinary studio environment and engaging with CIID´s international network of experts.
Satoshi has developed his capabilities and knowledge in People-centred Innovation design. He has gained experience that has strengthened his skills in prototyping innovative solutions.