Daan Weijers

Nationality: The Netherlands

Area of Expertise: Industrial Design

Daan believes in the process of creation through quick iteration and rapid prototyping, and he incorporates this early on in his design process by working with electronics, programming, 3D modeling and physical materials.

He co-founded a webdesign and development company at age 15, won the Netherlands’ largest hackathon in September 2014 while finishing his Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Design at the Eindhoven University of Technology in 2015. During this course, he has gained a lot of interest for the art of Interaction Design.

At CIID he searches for possibilities to apply his skills in design to applications of future technologies, while in the weekend, he enjoys long distance rides on his (racing) bicycle through his home country; the Netherlands.