MSc. Timmers, K.

Lecturer
Department Design, Organisation and Strategy
Section Marketing and Consumer Behaviour

Academic Background

After graduating for the master Strategic Product Design in 2008, I worked for 9 years at a design agency. First as a project manager then as a strategist. About a year ago I started as an independent innovation strategist, helping companies with digital innovation and design challenges. 

I started teaching part-time in 2019 for the PIM department of IDE. The courses I'm involved in as a coach are Business, Culture, and Technology (first year bachelor) and Strategic Product Innovation (second year bachelor). 

Education

  • 2015 ─ 2016
    Eurib/European Institute of Brand Management
  • 2000 ─ 2008
    Bachelor and Master of Science (MSc) - Strategic Product Design
  • 2005 ─ 2006
    Politecnico di Milano, exchange student

Experience

  • 2019 ─ Present
    Independent Innovation Strategist
  • 2014 ─ 2019
    Strategist at Fabrique
  • 2009 ─ 2014
    Project manager at Fabrique

Lectures and/or coaches students on:

  • Business, Culture & Technology
  • Strategic Product Innovation