Xiangyang Xin, Professor and Dean, School of Design, Jiangnan University, Wuxi, China. Xin holds a PhD in Design from Carnegie Mellon University with research interests in interaction and service design, cultural studies, and product development. He looks at how design, both professionally and philosophically, contributes to transformations of lifestyles, businesses and societies.
Xin has internationally spoken and conducted workshops on interaction design and cultural innovation. His professional practices covers a variety of industries with partners including United States Postal Services, Efficiency Unit of Hong Kong Government, P&G, Changhong, Applied Science and Technology Research Institute Ltd. Hong Kong, Philips and etc.