CEREER HISTORY

Full-time Food Design consultant, online teacher, speaker, writer, content creator for YouTube.

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Author of the complete Food Design Thinking methodology.

 

Founder of Online School of Food Design

Date: November 2015 – at present

Teacher and Facilitator for Food Design Program FABRAKAT, Amman, Jordan

Date: November 26, 2021 - December 21, 2021

Organisers: Namlyeh studio and Goethe Institut Amman

Food Design and Food Design Thinking consultant

Main Clients:

• Indigo Concept (Spain) - Sept-2021 at present

• Namlyeh and Goethe Institut (Jordan) - Novemver-December 2021

• Ivoro (Spain) - April-June 2019, May-September 2020

• Tetra Pak - November 2020

• Barilla s.r.l (Italy) - April-June 2019

• ZODIAC Aerospace (Netherlands) - 2015

• Pepsi Co. - Pepsi Global, Food and Drink (USA) - 2012 - 2013

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Date: 2012 - at present

 

Lecturer

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Date: 2012 – at present

 

Founding Editor of International Journal of Food Design Intellect. August 2014 ' at present.

 

Co-Chair and Chair of Reviewing Committee of the Second International Conference on Food Design. November 5-7, 2015. The New School, New York, USA.

 

Guest Editor of Special Issue on Food Design
. This special issue was the first academic publication on Food Design

Journal: Hospitality & Society, Vol 3: Issue 3, pages 181-187 (2013) Date: 2012 - 2013

 

Chair and Organizer of the International Conference on Designing Food and Designing for Food. This was the first ever international academic conference on Food Design

Date: June 28-29, 2012.

Location: London Metropolitan University, London, UK

 

Chair and Organizer of the 1st International Symposium on Food Experience Design. November 9, 2010. London Metropolitan University, London, UK.

 

Co-Curator of the 6th Food Design® Competition. 2009 - 2010

 

Co-Curator of the London Exhibition for the 6th Food Design® Competition. November 9 - 26, 2010. London Metropolitan University, Parker Gallery, 41 Commercial Road

 

Founder of International Food Design Society. 2009

 

Founding member of Red Latinoamericana de Food Design (redLaFD) October 2013

 

Visiting Scholar at Food & Brand Lab, Cornell University. April 1, 2009 – September 30, 2009
. Food & Brand Lab, Cornell University. 109-110 Warren Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853

JUDGING

Judge for Cumulus Green 2022

Orgnised by Cumulus

Date: May 3, 2022

 

Judge for Food Design competition 1st National Industrial Food Design Competition
Organized by Istanbul Cereals, Pulses, Oil Seeds And Products Exporters Union
Date: December 2013 – May 2013 

 

Judge for the Food Design competition Grandma’s Design

Date: May 2013 

 

Judge for The Grocer Food & Drink Awards 

Date: March 2011