A day road paver, a night flower planter

Sen Lin is a Strategic Service Designer from Shanghai. He was recently a graduation researcher of PACT where he re-envisioned the future city-making. Before, he was an assistant at Connected Everyday Lab focusing on toolkit design for Thing-Centered Design. Previously he has helped develop the customer experience for National Geographic Ultimate Explorer during his internship at NOMADS in Amsterdam and organised student events at Studio 360 in Delft. Longer ago, he interned at Philips Lighting (now Signify), XD Design and Wutopia Lab across various disciplines.



Strategic Design, Design Research, Service Design, Branding, Speculative Design, Graphic Design



Urbanism, Smart City, Civic Media, Thing Ethics, Futurism, Design Methodology, Social Design



2018.12-Now | Experience Designer | ThoughtWorks, Shanghai

2017.08-2017.11 | Creative Strategic Designer | NOMADS Agency, Amsterdam

2016.03-2016.06 | Product Designer | Philips Lighting, Shanghai

2015.04-2015.09 | Graphic Designer | XD Design (Xindao), Shanghai

2014.09-2014.12 | Artist Assistant | Leo Xu Projects

2014.08 | Graphic Designer | Wutopia Lab



2016.08-2018.09 | MSc in Strategic Product Design, Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands

2012.09-2016.06 | B.A. in Industrial Design, East China University of Science and Technology, China



PechaKucha Breda, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 2018

R&D Management Conference, Milan, Italy, 2018

Innovation for Health, Rotterdam, the Netherlands, 2018

 SIDeR, Delft, the Netherlands, 2017

Adidas Design Strategy Project, Herzogenaurach, Germany, 2017

Shanghai Outstanding Graduation Design, Shanghai, China, 2016



Full Scholarship of China Scholarship Council | 2016

Shanghai Outstanding Graduation Design | 2016

East China University of Science and Technology Outstanding Graduation Thesis (Design) | 2016