Dr Brian Lee

Associate Professor, Leader of Asian Lifestyle Design Research Lab of School of Design

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University · Hong Kong

Brian is a design practitioner and educator in the product, interaction and social design disciplines, with specific expertise in ageing & healthcare product design, sustainable lifestyle & consumption analysis in Asian contexts, participatory design/ co-creation approach, collaborative prototyping tools/ methods development, and with an interest in which the emerging material, cultural & technological integration, artisanal practice, production methods, and consumption practices intersect. In the capacity as the leader of Asian Lifestyle Design Lab of School of Design, He leads design research projects including future public furniture design, intergenerational park design, envisioning new service design for an elderly nursing home, quality home living for elderly, place-making with and for elderly in rural areas in China, Japan and Korea, and eco-materials archive to enable sustainable product design.