Our Network

The people and firms we work with.

Our Mentors and Advisors

Some of the most passionate people you'll meet.

Allie Ofisher

Pixo User Experience Designer

Olena Kindratenko

NCSA Education Coordinator

Ujjval Patel

Vice President - Emerging Technology Center at Synchrony

Jeff Ginger

Director of Fab Lab for Urbana-Champaign Community

Vishal Sachdev

Professor of Business Admin., Director of Illinois Makerlab

Karrie Karahalios

Professor of Computer Science

Joe Bradley

College of Business IEFX Faculty

Our Partners

Leveraging human-centered design in business.




Fiat Chrysler Automobiles

The Product Manufactory



Explore our national network, founded at Northwestern University

Design For America National