Chat with us, powered by LiveChat


Member Directory

The listing represents all members who have opted to share their information. SDA members are listed here based on their preferences.

  • Philip Ely

  • Contact Information

  • Australia
  • (GMT +8:00) Beijing, Perth, Singapore, Hong Kong
  • Profile

  • Curtin University
  • Dr Philip Ely is a design researcher and educator with a background in interaction design, strategic design and entrepreneurship. In his formative years he worked as a designer at Total Design and IBM and in leadership positions at Telstar Entertainment Group, Granada Media and Design Bridge in London.

    He holds a PhD from the Digital World Research Centre, University of Surrey, a PGCE from UCL IoE, BA(Hons) from University of Portsmouth. He studied under James Meller (editor and friend of Buckminster Fuller) and Prof. Ian McLaren - the last remaining signatory to the First Things First Manifesto.

    Philip has designed a number of well-known brand websites and interactive products and was Postdoc researcher on the highly-acclaimed Interactive Newsprint project.



Join the SDA mailing list and stay up-to-date on this and other systemic design news.

Don't forget: The Relating Systems Thinking and Design Symposium is November 3-6, 2021.