Relevant Career




Thesis Title: Meaningful Eating. A new method for Food Design.

London Metropolitan University (London, UK)


PGCert in Learning and Teaching in Higher Education

London Metropolitan University (London, UK)



London Metropolitan University (London, UK)


BA in Industrial Design

Polytechnic of Turin (Italy)


Relevant Carrer History:


Founder of Online School of Food Design©

May 2016 – at present.

Food Design Consultant and Speaker

Selected Clients: Pepsi Global, Zodiac Aerospace. For a list of workshops and talks see here.

January 2012 – at present

Founding Editor of International Journal of Food Design

published by Intellect

Principal Editor: August 2014 – December 2015 

Senior Lecturer

Industrial Design + Innovation department, 

School of Art and Design, Auckland University of Technology

July 2014 – at present

Co-Chair and Chair of Reviewing Committee of Second International Conference on Food Design

November 5-7, 2015. The New School, New York, USA.

Judge for 1st National Industrial Food Design Competition – Turkey

September-October 2014


Studio leader: Meaningful food

John Cass faculty of Art, Architecture and Design. London Metropolitan University

September 2012 – June 2013

Founder and Chair of International Food Design Society

2009 – at present

Judge for the Food Design competition Grandma’s Design

May 2013

Chair and Organiser of International Conference on Designing Food and Designing For Food

London Metropolitan University

June 2012

Chair and Organiser of 1st International Symposium on Food Experience Design

London Metropolitan University

November 9, 2010

Co-Organizer of Food Design 6 Competition

with Studio One-Off, Turin Italy


Co-Curator of Food Design 6 Exhibition

Parker Gallery, London Metropolitan University

November 9-26, 2010

Judge for The Grocer Food & Drink Awards 

November 26, 2010

Visiting Scholar at Cornell Food and Branc Lab

Cornell University

April-September 2009