At AUB Human we have an supportive network of external partners who are champions in their field.
Beyond speaking at the symposia or running workshops, many have offered further support to our student community through mentoring, networking, collaboration and graduate employment.
AUB HUMAN: AN INTERVIEW WITH DR BRENNAN JACOBY
Dr. Brennan Jacoby is the Founder of Philosophy at Work, a consultancy helping others address complex matters for positive change. The company offers an array of bespoke services including training, learning and development packages, group…FIND OUT MORE
AUB HUMAN: AN INTERVIEW WITH CHRISSY LEVETT
Chrissy is founder & Creative Director of Creative Conscience, a global organisation that encourages and rewards creative thinking with purpose. Chrissy has won a number of industry awards for branding, is a TEDxspeaker and believes that design and creative thinking should be used to solve global challenges and as a form of positive activism.FIND OUT MORE
AUB HUMAN: AN INTERVIEW WITH PHIL CHRISTOPHER
Phil Christopher, Managing Director of Huff and Puff Construction Limited Phil and his company are passionate about building with straw bales – a sustainable, natural, and breathable building solution. The straw bale building technique is highly..FIND OUT MORE
AUB HUMAN: AN INTERVIEW WITH DOMINIC LATHAM & JIMMY EDMONDSON
Dominic Latham & Jimmy Edmondson, Co-Founders of Minute Works Just like AUB Human, Dominic and Jimmy, the Co-Founders of Minute Work, are devoted to ‘positive change’ projects. The forward-thinking Manchester based graphic design studio…FIND OUT MORE
AUB HUMAN: AN INTERVIEW WITH TOM TAPPER
Tom Tapper, Co-Founder and Creative Director of Nice and Serious Having worked with some of the globe’s biggest brands – IKEA, The Guardian, and WWF included – Tom knows a thing or two about the ever-changing landscape of…FIND OUT MORE
AUB HUMAN: AN INTERVIEW WITH REBECCA FORD
Rebecca is Design Programme Manager at the RSA, a global think-and-do tank that aims to enrich society by nding practical solutions to today’s socioeconomic challenges. She manages the annual RSA Student Design Awards, which challenge emerging designers to tackle briefs focused on pressing social issues.FIND OUT MORE
AUB Human Supporter: Ruby Steel
As Senior Design Strategist at Smart Design, Ruby spends her time understanding people and seeing the world through their eyes to shape meaningful, human-centered experiences.FIND OUT MORE
AUB Human Supporter: Jim Reeves
After a decade of product design consultancy with therefore ltd in London, Jim co-invented GravityLight: a viable alternative to kerosene lighting for the 1.3 billion people living o-grid, in low-income households.FIND OUT MORE
AUB Human Supporter: Sevra Davies
Sevra is Head of Learning at The Design Museum and a dedicated leader of design programmes for positive social impact and experiences in the strategic development and growth of design learning programmes. She is particularly skilled at business development, as well as speaking and writing about the potential of design in society and the importance of design education.FIND OUT MORE
AUB Human Supporter: Anna Richell
Anna Richell is an entrepreneurial strategist, innovation consultant and coach. She has over 10 years experience working with individuals and global organisations, across a broad range of sectors including telecoms, consumer electronics, healthcare, the creative industries and education; and has worked with companies from Nokia, The Design Council, the NHS and Dyson, to some of the UK’s high-profile creative agencies.FIND OUT MORE
AUB Human Supporter: Umesh Pandya
Umesh is Co-Founder, CEO at Wayfindr, a pioneering tech for good, google.org backed, not-for-profit, who’s mission it is to empower millions of vision impaired people to navigate the world independently. Wayfindr publishes a free to use, Open Standard, that guides venue owners in using indoor navigation services to improve the wayfinding experience for all their customers, including vision impaired people.FIND OUT MORE
AUB Human Supporter: Pali Palavathanan
Pali Palavathanan is the Co-Founder and Creative Director of branding and digital agency TEMPLO, which focusses on creativity for change. He has produced award-winning work for some of the world’s largest brands, including The United Nations, Virgin Atlantic, Amnesty International, London School of Economics, Disaster Emergency Committee and the Design Museum.FIND OUT MORE
AUB Human Supporter: Richard Strachan
Richard is the MD of 3 SIDED CUBE, a Digital Agency based in Bournemouth with a particular passion for building technology for good, specifically digital solutions that are either life-saving, life-changing or problem alleviating. The team’s accomplishments range from being invited to the White House for their work for the American Red Cross, to creating the first not for profit Apple Watch App in the UK and US.FIND OUT MORE
AUB Human Supporter: Thomas Kolster
Thomas Kolster is a leading international expert in sustainable communication and non-profit marketing. He is the author of the book “Goodvertising”, currently the most comprehensive book exploring communication as a force for good. As the Director and creative force of the Goodvertising Agency, he helps companies and agencies understand this new reality. Last year, Thomas founded WhereGoodGrows; the world’s first best-practice sharing platform for sustainable initiatives.
AUB Human Supporter: Briony Pete
Briony co-founded Cause2Create in 2016, a community of creative talent who give their time and their talents to help impact social change. Briony has spent the last twelve years working in sustainable development and has experience building partnerships, designing and executing strategic improvement plans and engaging partners, organisations and the public to create and embed positive change.