About

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Jose Alberto González, Product Designer and Innovation specialist. Design Engineer in 2007, UPV.

With more than 14 years of experience in design and product innovation field, Jose is a former Yamaha Senior Product Designer (2011-2015) one of top global innovators corporations. Since 2015 June, after living four years in Japan, Jose González is Chief Innovation Officer at Zumex company.

His goal is make innovation happens. In his professional career has been working in creative teams, using tools such as “design thinking”. Jose has studied at IESE Business School “Promoting Innovation within your Organization” an Executive Education Certificate.

 

EXHIBITIONS AND TALKS

2019
Innovation Training. AJEV, “Innovation at our organizations” Valencia, SPAIN.
FTALKS19 “Trends, disruption and challenges in food ecosystem” Valencia, SPAIN.

2018
Lecture. The case of Valencian Design, “European Parliament” Brussels, BELGIUM.
Lecture. Desarrollo de producto en mercados complejos, CEEI Valencia, SPAIN.

2017
Lecture. Design Thinking Process, “ValenciaLab” Florida Universitaria, SPAIN.
Radio Interview. Sábado Verde, ”La Once Diez” Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA.
Lecture. Business Mindsets, “Blue Oceans” ELISAVA University, SPAIN.

2016
Guest Teacher at ELISAVA, Master in Research for Design and Innovation. Barcelona, SPAIN.
Lecture. #4SCD – Sevilla Indivisible Knowledge, SPAIN.
La Hora del Diseño. Group Exhibition, HONDURAS.

2015
Ah a May Project, Saint-Étienne Biennale du Design, FRANCE.
Ah a May Project, Frankfurt Messe, GERMANY.
La hora del diseño, Madrid, SPAIN.
Ah a May Project, Yamaha Award, JAPAN.
Two Yamahas One passion, Roppongi Hills Tokyo, JAPAN.

2014
Lecture. Escuela Superior de Comercio y Administración, Unidad Tepepan. Video conference MEXICO.
Design conversation at Shizuoka University of Art and Culture, JAPAN.

2013
Design conversation at Shizuoka University of Art and Culture, JAPAN.

2010
Saint-Étienne Biennale du Design, FRANCE.
Young Design Talent -Zaragoza Design Show (ZDS), SPAIN.

2009
Entrantes Valencia, SPAIN.
Creative Weekend Madrid, SPAIN.

2008
Nude. New spanish design, SPAIN.

2007
Nude. New spanish design, SPAIN.

PUBLICATIONS

2019
Reddit, Blog de innovación -Creatividad, diseño y pasión para exprimir la innovación- Jul.
Economía del disseny, Agencia Valenciana de la Innovació, Feb.

2017
Economía3 Magazine, Florida Universitaria y Economía3 “round table”, Jul. 2017

2016
Plaza Magazine, Oct. 2016
Yanko Design blog, Sept. 2016

2015
ID Mag. web, May. 2015
Proyecta56, Interview 7pages, Apr. 2015
Valencia Plaza blog, July 2015

2014
US patent D718374, Cp4 Stage, Nov. 2014

2013
Daysign p.36-41 n.3 Dec. 2013
Voice developer, Cp4/Cp40 Stage brochure p.17, 2013.
DissenyCV Blog, Oct 2013.

2012
Spanish ,p. 28 n.39 Spring 2012.

2011
Bolinguen (Berlinske, Danish newspaper) 2011.
Spanish ,p. 21 n.36 Summer 2011.

2009
Surface. NY, Sept. 2009.
ID Mag. NY,p.80 May 2009
Experimenta April 2009.

2008
Proyecto Contract p.51 n.54 2008.
AD (Sp) Nov.2008.
Designboom blog, Dec.2008
CasaBasic 2008.

2007
[Di4*] ed. CDICV. p.23 n.4 2007