Gizem Boyacıoğlu

Gizem is a senior interaction designer, visiting faculty and alumni at CIID. She co-founded 8 Interactions and Production company based in Istanbul and has a background in interaction & service design, automotive materials engineering, project management, commercial and concept video making and photography. Curious about how systems and processes work, she is interested in translating peoples need into possible physical, digital and spatial design concepts and implementations.

In her past years, she worked in Toyota Motor Europe as an interaction designer, working on futuristic vehicle design concepts, multimedia system interface design and materials engineering.

In her recent years, she designs workshops on design thinking, service design and experience prototyping.