J. Paul Neeley

Designer and Researcher

J. Paul Neeley is a multidisciplinary designer and researcher based in London. His work explores the implications of emerging technologies through the design of speculative futures.

He's the creator of New Kind of Design and Masamichi Souzou, a company optimizing human happiness through the consideration of everything. Neeley is co-founder of Yossarian Lives, a metaphorical search engine, and he consults in health care service design at Neeley Worldwide.

Neeley previously worked in the Center for Innovation and SPARC innovation program at Mayo Clinic, as well as in Consumer and Market Insight at Unilever. He holds a Master of Arts with distinction in design interactions from the Royal College of Art, and he's also a graduate of Northwestern University, where he studied communications studies, economics and cello performance.

2012 conference presentation