Dario Buzzini

Former Senior Design Director, IDEO
Participated in: 2015. 2016 Summer General Programs

Dario Buzzini is Design Director at IDEO in NYC. Dario’s day to day work is focused on consulting and helping Fortune 500 clients in addressing complex interaction design challenges (from telecommunication, to financial services, to automotive & consumer electronics).

In the past ten years, Dario has been working and collaborating with several international companies like Adidas, Artemide, AT&T, Eli Lilly, Fiat, Ford, Motorola, Novartis, Philips, Prada, Tecno & Telecom Italia. Dario’s core interests are physical grammars, formal languages, design technology & social interactions. His personal work is focused on Behavioral Objects: Objects that explore, challenge or emphasize specific interactive behaviors.

As an educator, Dario has been teaching and lecturing in different universities around Europe amongst which, Politecnico di Milano, Interaction Design Institute Ivrea & Umea Institute of Design. Dario holds a Master of Science Degree in Industrial Design from the Politecnico di Milano and a Master of Science Degree in Interaction Design from the Interaction Design Institute Ivrea.