Dr. Michael Trudgeon is the Co Director and a Professor at d___Lab. He is also the Design Director and the Co Founder of Crowd Productions.
Crowd Productions, is a transdisciplinary design studio, incorporated in 1983, with a focus on technology innovation in and its relationship to cultural change. Crowd Production’s clients include Mirvac, Australian Centre for the Moving Image, Hoyts Cinema Corporation, National Australia Bank, BeWell, National Gallery of Victoria, , Australia Post, Business Victoria, Chadstone Shopping Centre, Melbourne Central Shopping Centre, Citipower, Commonwealth Department of Communications, Melbourne Central, Museum of Sydney, Museum Victoria.
Michael’s experience in design research and technological innovation is diverse and combines a long trans-disciplinary career in practice as well as teaching post-graduate design studio programs. Michael’s range of design work crosses the disciplines of Industrial design, architectural and interior design, furniture design and manufacturing and digital design, design research, scenario mapping and visualisation, experience design, exhibition design and content curation. This specific expertise will be of enormous direct benefit to the complex and multi-disciplinary nature of the project.