Leader, Ritual Design Lab, Stanford University d.school; Senior Designer, SAP Labs
Kürsat Özenç is a designer, educator, and an innovation consultant. He teaches design at the Stanford d.school and leads the Ritual Design Lab initiative, where he runs experiments with students and partner organizations on personal, team & human-robot rituals. He works at SAP Labs Palo Alto as an innovation consultant. He loves creating tools and services for experts and everyday people. He has a keen interest in behavior design, particularly rituals. His work on rituals has appeared on Atlantic, Fast Company, 99U Magazines, and the Canadian Public Radio. He recently published his first book Rituals For Work with Wiley Press. He holds a Ph.D. in Design from Carnegie Mellon University.
Using Rituals to Improve the Workplace