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Rotterdam 6 — 7 Dec It's time for a system reboot.

Ko Nakatsu

Ko is a Seattle-based designer and teacher. His life’s devotion is the study and practice of designing across mediums. He has been a vehicle concept designer at Nissan, entrepreneur-in-residence at Samsung, designer of virtual classrooms at Blackboard, associate professor of IoT/AR design at Academy of Art, and a co-founder of a client-participatory consultancy, Potluck, working with Adidas, Young Guru, and other trend-setters. He currently leads a design team at Amazon.

Ko is hosting a workshop IoT enhanced intangible game design


ThingsCon is a 2 day event, packed with talks, workshops and other events.

Thu, Dec 6

Doors open 8:30h, opening 9:30h
9:45-10:30h: keynotes
10:45-12:45h: workshop round 1
13:00-15:00h: workshop round 2
15:15-17:15h: workshop round 3
17:30h keynote
18:00h pitches student hack challenge
19:00h drinks, award ceremony
Whole day: demos and more

Fri, Dec 7

Doors open 8:30h, opening 9:30h
9:45-10:45h: keynotes
11:00-13:00h: workshop round 4
14:00-17:30h: keynotes
17:30h: closing and drinks
Whole day: demos and more

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Date and time

thursday, 6 dec. 2018, 10:00 – friday, 7 dec. 2018, 20:00 (CET)


Bluecity 100 Maasboulevard, 3063 NS Rotterdam