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Graeme Hanssen

Graeme Hanssen

Urban Mobility Designer at YASAR UNIVERSITY, TURKEY - Australian

Bio

A senior lecturer at a university in Western Turkey he teaches visual communication design, and is the initiator of several successful Research & Innovation projects about urban mobility design. He is also considered to be inventor of patents (+ patent applications) held under the name of Yaşar University. He is the founder of the Human-Power Initiative, a university research group that is at the cutting edge of disruptive design for personal mobility vehicles. Professionally he is both an educator, designer, and urbanist. Current studies are about innovative technology for hybrid light-weight-vehicles responding to the call for Sustainable Urban Mobility. He is also a local TED-talker about urban-planning and design, and a speaker at international conferences across the Mediterranean basin, from Palestine to Spain.