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Zumex at Ftalks19

Ftalks is an international event to discuss trends and challenges of the food ecosystem through inspiring talks, experts, foodtech startup pitches and networking.

I participated in a round table about “Trends, disruption and challenges in food ecosystem” together with other companies such as Deliveroo, El Tenedor and Basque Culinary.

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Innovation Training: AJEV

Zumex Group has participated as ambassador of Innovation for the program “Consolida” organized by AJEV (Young Valencian Entrepeneurs).
Jose Gonzalez was in charge of introduce them how to “Promote Innovation in Organizations” from an executive or CEOs point of view.

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Featured on Plaza

Featured on Plaza magazine, for “MADE IN CV” section. Plaza is magazine published by Ediciones Plaza, a montly magazine. It is a print magazine dealing with the trends and people in the spotlight in the Valencian Community.

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Interview: Manuel Lecuona Professor

Manuel Lecuona, professor at UPV (University Polytechnic Valencia) quote Jose Alberto González as one of his most remarkable students.
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New design update

At Zumex, our Design and R&D team have updated our Multifruit. There is our result.

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Economía del disseny

 

Interview about design impact at Zumex Group.

https://economiadisseny.com/zumex/

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New product development in complex markets

In history, it was never so complex to develop new products. Design and develop products have been reinforced by approaching and “hybridizing” with strategic and services in order to provide greater value to the product.

Event: New product development in complex markets. Lecture.

Place: CEEI Valencia

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European Parliament: The case of valencian design

Valencian design has been a protagonist in the European Parliamen. The main topic “the role of design in European reindustrialization”. This event was organized by Inmaculada Rodríguez-Piñero, ADCV and the CDICV.
Five Valencian companies Porcelanosa, Zumex, RNB Cosmetics, LZF Lamps and Actiu have intervened to explain how a strategic management of design is a driving force for thier development and have been part of their corporate succes.
José González, Director of Innovation and Creativity at Zumex, has highlighted the fundamental role played by design in the expansion of Zumex, present in a hundred of countries. I have affirmed that innovation is the main driver to its development.

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Route for innovation

I visited some organizations in California, from start-ups to top most innovative corporations, in order to discover how their offices are changing for co-creation, co-working, collaborative spaces and so on.

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Elisava|Business Mindsets

I was invited at Business Mindsets to talk about “Blue oceans” as business model. I had the chance of explain Zumex case and how my company started as pioneer generating a market from scratch.

Business Mindsets explores new possibilities to think and do business in innovative ways. Applying new perspectives and mindsets to existing businesses or creating new opportunities from them. The role that innovation has played in recent years in the transformation of business has led us to explore blue oceans, agile methodologies, new segments in the bottom of the pyramid, new capitals in the form of information and data, and an infinite network of relationships and perspectives with our value chain.

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Milano Tribute: Zumex Soul Memphis


At Zumex we presented our tribute to Milano. Thisi is our making off video.

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Design thinking y lean startup: Casos Zumex y General Drones

I was invited by Valencialab to talk about how is our creative process at Zumex. I explained the different steps that we have to cross throw until we finalize in a solution or product. Our creative process is based on “Design thinking” adapted for our needs and our personal interpretation to performance this methodology.
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Argentina Radio Interview

I had the pleasure of being interviewed by Sergio Elguezábal from La Once Diez Radio from Argentina to talk about my project “0+-0 assisted bicycle” for Yamaha Corporation.

 

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The electric-power assisted “0 plus minus 0″ bicycle designed for Yamaha was featured at Yankodesign:

 

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“La Hora del diseño” en Honduras | The design´hour “Honduras”

Group exhibition design formed by young Spanish designers in the field of product design (furniture, household and everyday objects, musical …) and fashion. The even was held in “Centro Cultural Tegucigalpa” Honduras. 

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Jose González joined with his PSR-E253 designed for Yamaha.

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We talk about innovation at Zumex.

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Guest Teacher at Elisava

Jose González has participated as guest teacher for the Master’s Degree in Research for Design and Innovation, degree awarded by Pompeu Fabra University (UPF) and ELISAVA Barcelona School of Design and Engineering.

The topic was about “Developing innovative products at global corporations and SME”. How to use a “Design Thinking method” through practical examples, at both middle and big corporations.

 

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#4SCD – INDIVISIBLE KNOWLEDGE

#4SCD organized by the Association of Students of Industrial Design www.aedisevilla.es have invited Jose Gonzalez to talk about “Technology, design and people” to the next generation of product and industrial designers. This event is largest congress of Industrial Design held in Andalusia (Spain) every year.

All the info:

www.4scd.aedisevilla.es

 

 

CP4 Stage and PSR E-253

 

CP4 Stage and PSR-E253 designed by Jose González.

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New position

Zumex Group, a world leader manufacturing and designing technology solutions for squeezed fruits and vegetables, has named José González director of innovation and creativity of the company.

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“La hora del diseño”. Sala Amadís – Injuve

On next Wednesday May 13 at 19: 30h. Will be start the exhibition “La hora del diseño” curated by Maria Alonso in Room Amadis Youth Institute, organized by INJUVE.

You can find Cp4 Stage which I designed for Yamaha.

Free entrance
Sala Amadís del Injuve
C/ José Ortega y Gasset, 71. 28006 Madrid


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Publication: Proyecta56

This month, April of 2015, Proyecta56 publish my interview about working at Yamaha as Senior Designer. Proyecta 56 is a young Spanish magazine which is based on design articles, especially industrial and product design. You may find highlighted that interview on the cover and back cover. Inside 7 pages with that topic and photos of my past work.

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AH A MAY Project will be at Musikmesse

The “zero plus/minus zero” been part of the AH A MAY project, will be exhibited on Yamaha Both at Frankfurt, Musikmesse 2015, which is the biggest music fair in Europe.

 

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AH A MAY PROJECT

Yamaha Corporation and Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. will present a joint project in the “Ninth Edition of the Biennale Internationale Design Saint-Etienne 2015″ from March 12 through 22.

I had the opportunity of design a electric bicycle concept for Yamaha Motor. This design is one of the products for “AH A MAY” project, where the design divisions of the two Yamahas exchanged their design fields, and, without any constraints related to production or commercialization, created designs according to each Yamaha’s method and way of thinking.

 

 

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NS-SW 1000 was launched at the IFA show

Yamaha has launched the flagship subwoofer NS-SW 1000. This design for the Japanese brand is shown in Berlin during at the IFA show. Here are the most important design features:

  • Piano finish provides an elegant appearance as well as deep and tight sound
  • High texture aluminium front panel and buttons
  • Twisted Flare Port produces clear and tight bass
  • 1,000W high power, high efficiency digital amp
  • Yamaha’s advanced three-way mitered joint construction, heavy 41kg optimum resonance enclosure
  • Large, heavy transformer for powerful bass
  • Comprehensive low impedance design

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Graphic Grand Prix

Great memory from my time when I was working in Japan for Yamaha, a workshop with Hibino Katsuhiko.

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CP4 Awarded

Proud that CP4 won this years´MIPA Award for Best Stage Piano at musikmesse in Frankfurt!

Check out these videos about Mussikmesse 2014.

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Yamaha Corp.

Since 2011 I´m working at Yamaha Design Lab. at its headquarter in Japan, being part of the internationals designers of the company.

Desde 2011 formo parte del Yamaha Design Lab. en sus oficinas centrales en Japón, siendo así parte de los diseñadores internacionales de la empresa.

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Design Lecture at SUAC University, Japan

Colloquium with the students of design at Shizuoka University of Art and Culture www.suac.ac.jp/english/  in  2013 and 2014. It was an interesting experience and nice opportunity to talk with the students.

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Coloquio con los estudiantes de diseño en laUniversidad de Arte y Cultura de Shizuoka en 2013 y en 2014. Fue una interesante experiencia y una buena oportunidad para hablar con los estudiantes.

 

Interview for Yamaha

Interview about design concept for Cp4 Stage Piano. I answer some questions for Yamaha to explain my approach to this design project and how was its development process.

Have a look to that interview: Website

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Best artist play Cp4 Stage

Since Yamaha Cp4 Stage has been launched many great artists have selected this piano to play on stage. Names like Chuk Leavell who plays with the Rolling Stones, Matt Johnson from Jamiroquai, Michael W Smith, David Garfiel…

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Biennale Saint Etienne 2010

In 2010 my projects Folia and Ceronte was selected to represent Spanish design in a International design exhibition  “Biennale Internationale Design Saint-Étienne” (France). This Spanish representation is part of Living Spain Project.

En 2010 mis proyectos Folia y Ceronte fueron seleccionados entre otros para representar el diseño español en la Biennale Internationale Design Saint-Étienne (Francia). Esta representación de España es parte de Living Spain Project.

Designers Message for Synapses

Yamaha Design site “Synapse” describes connections between products and concept keywords.

CP4 Stage and NPAS/NPTS have been added to this selected gallery.

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Trendhal

I have debuted as coolhunter columnist for Trendhal, which is an observatory related with UPV University that collects, analyzes, filters, decodes and interprets the signals that define the current and future trends of the housing sector.

My first article has been about -The right Japanese balance (sp) – it could not be in other way.

 

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Publication: Disseny CV

Monographic article about my professional experience in Japan and before in Spain.
Artículo monográfico sobre mi experiencia professional en Japón y anterior en España. (SP) Link1 Link2