Eugene Scourboutis holds an MEng in Mechanical Engineering from Imperial College London and an MA in Industrial Design Engineering from the Royall College of Art. Since 1999 he has worked as a consultant for the industry, as a member of multidisciplinary R&D teams or developing his own products in London and since 2006 in Athens. His services cover the entire range of the product design process from research and concept generation to engineering and setting up production. He has designed interactive products, lights, home and office furniture, architectural and solar systems, as well as office interiors. He has won several awards or distinctions in international design competitions and holds patents and registered designs in the fields of lighting, responsive architecture and solar systems. Since 2007 he has been a full time adjunct lecturer at the Department of Products and Systems Design Engineering of the University of the Aegean teaching Product Design. His research interests include product design, engineering design, lighting design, workplace design, manufacturing and deployable structures.