Priya Prakash is Designer-Founder @ D4SC: Design For Social Change – An urban product design studio applying data + action, guerilla research and next generation technologies to prototype and hack daily urban services and platforms for people, places and businesses to positively impact their now and future.
D4SC’s Changify is a mobile platform to humanize smarter cities by taking a photo and sharing it real-time online to street co-lab spaces and citizen walks offline. It has trialed in Hamburg, Barcelona, Zurich, London, been featured in Wired, Ted City 2.0, BBC, shortlisted for numerous awards.
Prakash enjoys creating new habits and behaviours with 13 years design and leadership experience leading new product teams from corporates. She speaks at SXSW, O'Reilly ETech, Next, TEDx and is visiting tutor at UCL’s Mobile academy and RCA MA Information Design.
Listed on 2014 TechCity Insider100 for innovating smarter cities, a RSA fellow with a MA in Computer Related Design, Royal College of Art and holds patents for iPlayer and Nokia Asha phones.