Hipcare is a 3D-printed solution for treating hip dysplasia in babies that prioritises comfort and hygiene. Made from lightweight polylactic acid (PLA) with copper particles, it is customised using radiography results, ensuring the correct hip position. Unlike traditional plaster casts, Hipcare reduces skin issues, anaesthesia needs, and diaper challenges, it even allows for baths. This innovation enhances babies' quality of life, setting a new orthopaedic care standard and promoting overall well-being.
Julia, an industrial design engineer from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, holds a Master's in Product Design and Development from Elisava. With a two-year stint in the R&D department at TECNOL, she played a crucial role in managing medical devices, notably overseeing the production of surgical masks during the pandemic. Julia is known for her positivity and strong work ethic. She views design as a means to meet the evolving needs of everyday life. Thriving in collaborative settings, she actively embraces challenges, assuming responsibilities to contribute to the growth of the department, company, or environment she finds herself in. moreLinkedIn
Graduating as a Materials and Nanotechnology Engineer from the Polytechnic University of Milan, Andrea pursued a Master's in Product Design and Development at ELISAVA. Driven by a passion for comprehensive knowledge in product creation, Andrea values functional design to enhance lives. Notably, he served as a Computational Designer at LOWPOLY, a 3D printing company, where he applied his skills in the innovative realm of additive manufacturing. This experience underscores Andrea's commitment to merging theoretical understanding with practical applications, solidifying his role at the intersection of cutting-edge technology and design ingenuity. moreLinkedIn
She’s a creative, inventive and resolute industrial designer, graduated at the Polytechnic University of Valencia as a Industrial Design and Product Development Engineer and completed her studies at ELISAVA, Barcelona School of Design and Engineering, with a Master in Product Design and Development. She’s eager to learn and mature her knowledge about product design and development as she aims to become an expert in this area. Currently, she works as a product designer in a company that designs and builds stands for trade fairs and events. moreLinkedIn
María is an industrial design engineer trained at the Polytechnic University of Valencia, Middlesex University London, and Elisava Barcelona School of Design and Engineering. Master in Product Design and Development. She is a creative person with great enthusiasm for design. Interaction and teamwork enhance her ability to adapt and develop projects. moreLinkedIn
Eva is an Industrial Design Engineering and Product Development student at UPC and a Master in Product Design and Development at ELISAVA, with professional and academic experience in the field of Industrial Design specializing in product development, graphic design and project management. Her goal as an Industrial Design Engineer is to focus mainly on Human Centered Design and Innovative Management. After her experience as a Production Engineer & Project Manager at Kautex Textron in the last 2 years, she is looking to focus on UX and Strategic Design responsibilities. moreLinkedIn
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