IxDA launch event in Dubai

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Timo Ilola

Head of Brand & Digital Design at Starship Technologies


How to differentiate and stand out in a world of global trends.

About Timo

A creative professional delivering breakthrough solutions across diverse mediums spanning both digital and physical. Over 15 years of professional experience in the field of design at award-winning design studios. Extensive experience in branding, communication and design solutions for design and lifestyle brands, and cultural and public institutions.





Konsta Hansson

CEO at Reaktor Aero


Service Design as tool to define the future aviation. A holistic approach to the passenger journey.

About Konsta

Konsta has 20 years experience in software engineering and business strategy. As head of Reaktor’s Aero business unit, Konsta creates digital strategy and services that improve efficiency and customer experience in the airline industry. Reaktor Aero work with leading international airlines, helping them adopt agile development practices to stay competitive in an increasingly digital world.





Pedro Custodio

Senior Manager / User Experience Design at Etisalat


Building design studios in-house for a major Telcos, how to bring Design in house to speed innovation.

About Pedro

Pedro is passionate about designing unique and meaningful products and services with carefully curating user experiences; Help companies take their products and services to the next level by focusing and delivering their best experience.