Ben Arent - Designer of product interactions.

Designer at geoDealio

Nationality

British

Current location

Ireland

Work category

Media and Design

Education

Bachelor/Degree

Ben Arent's Professional Experience

2010 - Present

geoDealio - Designer

Designer at geoDealio, a deal based location start up. The winning start up from Dublin Startup Weekend.

Key Skills
designer
2008 - Present

TRIL Centre (UCD) - Interaction Designer

Product ideation and interaction design to support the TRIL researchers across social, cognitive, falls, and wellness strand. In charge of taking a research idea, generating prototypes, developing deployable products, and reviewing the devices in the home of older adults in Ireland.

2008 - Present

bettie - Founder + Designer

Exploring commercial opportunities of http://jive.benarent.co.uk. A social communication device that was first designed for older adults.

Key Skills
2006 - 2008

arent - Freelance Product Designer

Product Design support covering a range of industries. Developed designs for watch company, architectural lighting and 3D support for a range of local SMEs.

Key Skills
Architectural Product Design
2006 - 2007

Resolute - Lighting Designer Internship

Explored all areas of this unique Seattle based lighting designer and manufacture. Working across all areas from design to manufacture to understand the process of creating exceptional interior light fixtures. Broke down a new lighting range streamlining its manufacturing process, and associated embodied energy.

Key Skills
designer

Ben Arent's Education and Qualifications

2008

Bachelor/Degree - BA Product Design

Middlesex University