simone favarin

SUMMARY

 

Simone Favarin is a multi award winning digital designer, member of jury at 3°annual awards 012 factory, masterclass speaker at ViewConference (International VFX Computer Graphics & Digital Culture Conference), associated to Discover Bitcoin (Luiss University, Rome), Co-Founder of tNotice (inposte S.p.A), author of Visual Connexion, member of scientific commitee of WAA who's afraid of architecture.

With 12 years track record of success within diverse service-oriented industries providing the vision, strategy, execution to improve digital operations grow revenue and enhance position in highly competitive markets under new media change.

He is appassionate about psychology, neuroscience, art and music.

 
 

 

AWARD WINNING DESIGN

Leading projects from concept to final production. Multi Award Winning Designer of 11 Web Awards and a W3 Honores mention. Design projects for several industrie sectors including luxury brands and international artists.

 

EXCELLENT INTERPERSONAL SKILLS

International EU Parliament experience with high profile personality, product design and presentation of products in several sectors: logistics and supply chain, entertainment, new media, finance. Experience as speaker, teacher and product presentations.

 

PROJECT MANAGEMENT

Led complex projects with interdisciplinary teams, managed up to 10/20-member staff also in remote, oversaw budgets of up to $1m. Specialties in Mobile commerce, e-Payment and E-Commerce.

 

SOLID TECHNICAL SKILLS

Strong knowledge of software, OS systems and network methodology. Strong knowledge of mobile and website development tools.

 

USER EXPERIENCE

Design/Managing of several projects in different fields for medium and big company: Nike, Technogym Group, Miroglio Group, AM Technology Ltd. Development of several UX workflow, IA storyline, User Stories, UX interaction, prototype for projects of more than 1/10mln/user/months.

 

MORE

Classical Guitar Player, designer for international music artists such as: Alberto Marsico, Sunshine Gospel Choir. Author of Visual Connexion methodology a scientific and psychological method for solve and visualize human bias published on academia.edu research directory. Some works of Matte Digital Painting are also exposed at: Arturo Brachetti entertainment show, “Artissima” International Contemporary Art Fair and various Art exhibitions.

 

PROFESSIONAL RECOGNITION FOR LEADERSHIP AND TALENT

Simone is a top design thinking/service design professional. He has the ability to frame problems in a 360° way, helping Both private and public stakeholders in framing problems and identifying solutions.“

RAFFAELE MAURO, MANAGING DIRECTOR AT ENDEAVOR & KAUFFMAN FELLOWS

 


 

 

Coding and Programming

Coding: HTML / XHTML / HTML 5 - CSS / CSS 3
Debugging
Troubleshooting
UML Diagrams
CMS Tuning: Squarespace, Wordpress, Prestashop
Knowledge of: JAVA, PhP, JScript, JSON

 

UI / UX / IA

User Interface Design (Adobe Suite)
Information Architecture Design
User Experience Design
Prototyping (Axure)
Technology
Testing
Tools
Training
Troubleshooting
Usability

TECH & SKILLS

 

Strategy & Big Data Analysis

Technology Structures Infrastructure
Implementation Business Process
Cyber-security
Business Intelligence
Business Storytelling
Content Strategy
Creative Thinking
Critical Thinking
Digital Marketing
Network and application Security



Project Management

User Experience Thinking
User Journeys
Data Analytics
Team Building
Team Leadership
Problem Solving
Product Reliability
Web/Mobile/Networked Applications
Technical advising
Integration project management
 

Social Media Experience

Infrastructure Implementation
Social Media Strategy
Reporting
Refinishing
Remodeling


EXPERIENCES

 

MASTERCLASS SPEAKER
VIEW CONFERENCE 2017 18TH INTERNATIONAL VFX COMPUTER GRAPHICS CONFERENCE

OCTOBER 2017 -


View Conference (18th International VFX Computer Graphics Conference) Masterclass:
Visual connexion: Demonstrating the effects of priming, how people can be susceptible to such suggestions and how to solve it with Design, our brain process and connective intelligentsia.


DIGITAL TECHNICAL DIRECTOR AND HEAD OF COMMUNICATIONS
AT AIRLITE® ADVANCED MATERIALS / AM TECHNOLOGY Ltd.

2014  -  JUNE 2017  (3 YEARS)


Corporate Website Design (2015), Technology Structures Design (Internet/Intranet), Digital Infrastructure Implementation, Digital Business Process, Business Intelligence, Business Storytelling, Content Strategy and Design (Social Networks), User Experience Thinking, User Journeys, Data Analytics (web & social networks), Team Building, Team Leadership and Design Guidelines implementation (EMEA, LATAM, APAC), Product Reliability, User Experience Design, Corporate Identity and visual Guidelines (BrandBook Design and Supervision, Tecnical Sheet, Website, Mail Marketing...), Presentation design for B2B, B2C and Financial Assets (Venture Capitals Founds), Video Design and Production for 5 Markets ( Example UK Emotional Youtube Advertising: https://youtu.be/vM9cu91JoWY )


WIGEOGIS GMBH - MUNCHEN (GERMANY)
2015  -  JAN 2016  (2 MONTHS)

User Experience and User Interface Designer (Usability and Design) for the Corporate Website, Design modules, Digital Design Language for corporate assets.


SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE IN WAA AT WHO’S AFRAID OF ARCHITECTURE
NOVEMBER 2014  -  PRESENT (1 YEAR 10 MONTHS)


Member of the Scientific Committee, Digital Design Supervisor and Designer of User Interface, SEO, Analytics.


ASSOCIATE AT DISCOVER BITCOIN - LUISS UNIVERSITY
2014  -  PRESENT (3 YEARS)

Partner of LUISS (Crypto-Currency observatory). “Discover Bitcoin” - http://bitcoin.luiss.it/


DICHIEF DIGITAL INFORMATION OFFICER / CO-FOUNDER & PARTNER AT TNOTICE, INPOSTE S.p.A.
2014  -  PRESENT  (3 YEARS)


Logo and Brand Manager, Corporate Identity Designer, Digital Designer and Emotional Virus Designer, EU Parliament and Italian Government CEO Speech Content Designer and Presentation Designer, EU parliament Product Presentation Design and Speech Content Designer: ( https://youtu.be/ZcSfOGm9VFM ), Digital Growth from Startup to S.p.A assestment, Intranet and Corporate Design of UI, App Information Architecture, Infrastructure Implementation, Social Media Strategy, Social Media Content design and Guidelines, Reporting, Refinishing, Remodeling, User Experience Thinking, User Journeys, Data Analytics, Team Building, Team Leadership, Problem Solving. Since 2015 S.p.A Partner.


E-COMMERCE DIGITAL ART DIRECTOR AT MIROGLIO GROUP S.p.A.
JULY 2011  -  DECEMBER 2014  (3 YEARS 6 MONTHS)


* from October 2011 I have worked as an executive consultant “exclusive” to Motivi.com, Oltre.com, fiorellarubino.com at Killnine / DGTNEXT
Digital Director for Miroglio Fashion Group. Motivi.com and FiorellaRubino.com experience site and e-commerce start-up with the following responsibilities: e-Commerce Digital Design, Usability and Conversion points of online channels, work with the Business Development Manager to plan and implement all online design and digital marketing potential, working closer with providers and Digital marketing manager. I have developed also the fidelity card sistem for Motivi.com and Fiorella Rubino, featuring all packages and digital web site section design.



DIGITAL DIRECTOR UX DESIGNER AT  DGT NEXT (ITALIAN BRAND GROUP)
2011  -  DECEMBER 2014  (3 YEARS)

Define IA on high budget project, define UX and Market analysis, Guidelines of UI design. Web Art Director / UX UI, Strategic Consulting, Web UI Design, Mobile/Tablet UI Design, User Experience Design.


DIGITAL INTELLIGENCE AT TECHNOGYM S.p.A.
MAY 2013  -  JULY 2013  (3 MONTHS)

Digital Intelligence Consulting with executive board and supervising with Visual Connexion Method for an International new digital app launch, User Experience Thinking, User Journeys, Business Process, Business Intelligence, Business Storytelling, Mind Mapping.


DIGITAL ADVISOR AT NIKE Inc.
OCTOBER 2012  -  NOVEMBER 2012  (2 MONTHS)

Consultant for Digital Ecosystem Delivery, Infrastructure Implementation, Business Process, Business Intelligence, Content Strategy.


WEB DESIGNER / ART DIRECTOR AT DOMINO S.r.l.
JULY 2006  -  JULY 2011  (5 YEARS 1 MONTH)

UI / UX experience. UI / UX designer and strategy, Business Storytelling, Guerrilla Marketing, Interaction Design, Inbound Marketing, Content Strategy, Creative Thinking, Critical Thinking, Digital Marketing, DesignTeam Building, Design supervisor for clients like: FIAT (worldwide website UI designer), Alfa Romeo, EDF ENR Solare, Dolce&Gabbana, Swide, New Holland Agriculture...


DIGITAL ART DIRECTOR / CONSULTANT AT OLYCOM MEDIA S.p.A.
MARCH 2011  -  MARCH 2011  (1 MONTH)

Digital Art Director / UI Digital Design / Consultant for the internal e-commerce project about “The Big Brother” (Endemol Shine Italy S.p.A).


DIGITAL MANAGER / DESIGNER AT BANZAI MEDIA
2010  -  2010  (LESS THAN A YEAR)

Banzai is a company active in the Internet market and focused on e-Commerce and Media sectors.
Founded in 2008 by Paul Ainio, one of the pioneers of the Internet in Italy, currently employs more than 370 employees, more than 130 million in revenues in 2012 and today ranks second among the Italian players of the web as  the only independent operator in addition to major publishers and large telecommunications companies. I have managed the redesign UI / UX of the main female portal of the group pianetadonna.it. (including  girlpower.it, pianetamamma.it). Working closer with the CEO Andrea Santagata and Banzai Consulting we have improve the single month user from 3.6milion to more than 7.6milion.


DESIGNER AT JAPAN DESIGN FOUNDATION - OSAKA
FEBRUARY 2005  -  JUNE 2005  (5 MONTHS)

Entry No. 21 (798 entries from 44 countries ) at the International Design Competition Osaka 2005 in section: “Living Environment” interaction design. The Japan Foundation is Japan’s public institution dedicated to sharing Japanese culture and language with  people throughout the world. By presenting diverse aspects of Japanese culture, JDF create a platforms of communication and  understanding between the peoples of the world and Japan.
 


3 CERTIFICATIONS

 

Visual Thinking / with Tom Wuject
Digital Painting / with David Revoy
Matte Painting / with Paul Topolos

 

1 PUBLICATION

 

Visual Connexion: a methodology that uses psychology and technology to identify and monitor some of the motivational systems of the human being within a group and the neuro-personality of the participants.

AWARDS

 

2014 NC AWARD Best Indipendent Agency

2010 The CSS Awards - Honorable mentions

2009 Interactive Key Award - Best Mobile Application

2009 Davey Awards - alfaromeo@goodwood

2008 Special Star soundtrack La voce del Mister

2008 Interactive Key Award - origin.iveco.com

2008 Interactive Key Award - actionaidvillage.it

2008 Webby Awards Honores - juventus.com

2006 Japan design foundation Osaka finalist

2004 Bombay sapphire contest finalist

2001 Paravia Armando Testa Award


EDUCATION

 

KU LEUVEN

UML Class Diagrams for Software Engineering

HARVARDX MCB80.1X FUNDAMENTALS OF NEUROSCIENCE

The Electrical Properties of the Neuron. Activities and Societies: Neuroscience

IED EUROPEAN INSTITUTE OF DESIGN / DIGITAL & VIRTUAL DESIGN

Degree in “Hoax of the information in mass culture”

ITIS G.V.PARAVIA

graphic designer specialized in industrial prepress process