03-2013 | Carrefour | Product Designer Shanghai- China 09-2011 to 01-2013 | Oxylane Aptonia | Junior Innovation / Product Designer Villeneuve d'Ascq - France October 2011 : received officially the INDUSTRIAL DESIGN MANAGEMENT diploma 03-2011 to 09-2011 | Oxylane Artengo | Intern Innovation / Products / Footwear design Villeneuve d'Ascq - France 2008 to 2011 | DSK International School of design | Master Degree Industrial Design Pune - India. August 2009 - January 2010 / Internship LeroyMerlin Lezennes - France. July 2008 : received officially the BTS PLASTICS ENGINEERING diploma 01-2008 to 02-2008 | Sotrenep | Intern engineering thermoforming process Nieppe - France 2006 - 2008 / BTS Plastics Engineering Lycée Beaupré - Haubourdin - France. 2006 / Baccalauréat génie des matériaux Spécialités : drawing, creativity management, innovation process, project team management, plastics engineering, manufacturing process, an experience in an emerging country (3 years in India), 3D Modeling, Rendering ,CAD softwares (Illustrator, photoshop, after Effects, rhino, solidworks, moldflow , alias 3D, keyshot, alias sketchbook, ms Office...), Foam, clay, structure modeling... To contact me : valentindequidt@live.fr

Work Samples

  • DIPLOMA 2011

Work History

  • Product Designer

    • Carrefour
    • Mar 2013 - Present (1 year 8 months)
  • Innovation and Product Designer

    • Oxylane Group (Decathlon)
    • Oct 2011 - Jan 2013 (1 year 3 months)

    09-2011 to 01-2013 | Oxylane Aptonia | Junior Innovation / Product Designer
    Villeneuve d'Ascq - France

    Organisation and Animation of advanced creative process (Imaginew, Worshops...)
    That program is a vast 6 months long process, to define the new Aptonia Offer. We find business possibility from now to 2022, thanks to users, sociological, economical and market studies. Then we had to include the results of that program into the innovation plan. From method creation, to animation of creative sessions, and finally mix and synthesis all the insights to create the future of Aptonia's Businesses, designs and trends.
    Products and Packaging Developpements (Insoles range, Solar Cream range, Lipsticks range, maintain...)
    Worked with designers, engineers, project managers and product managers. Following the development of the products also allowed me to be in direct contact with italian and chineses factories, understanding better their capacities in order to apprehend production constraints and challenge them if necessary.

  • Product and Footwear Designer

    • Oxylane Group (Decathlon)
    • Mar 2011 - Aug 2011 (5 months)

    03-2011 to 09-2011 | Oxylane Artengo | Intern Innovation / Products / Footwear design
    Villeneuve d'Ascq - France

    Synthesis and development of the Artengo'w workshop "Naked play"
    Evaluation and selection of the ideas, and finally mix and synthesis all the ideas, in order to create the best users experiences.
    Products and Footwears developments (SMU child shoes, Squash racket range, beach tennis racket range, ping pong racket...) I work with the designers, engineers and 3d modelers to create functionnal and appealing products, yet never forgetting the manufacturing and cost constraints

  • Master, Product & Services Design Management

    • DSK ISD International School of Design
    • Sep 2008 - Mar 2011 (2 years 6 months)

    After my BTS "plasturgie" graduation I was looking for a new orientation.
    Finaly, I find a new challenge, culture and environment..
    I was part of the very first batch of the DSK ISD International School of Design .The cursus especially brought me software, drawing, styling, innovation & "business-matches-design" skills.

  • Industrial Design Intern

    • Leroy Merlin
    • Aug 2009 - Jan 2010 (5 months)
  • Thermoforming Production Intern

    • Sotrenep
    • Jan 2008 - Jan 2008

    Management of the Thermoforming Production

Education

  • DSK ISD International School of Design

    • Master, Product Design
    • 2008 - 2011
  • Lycée Beaupré

    • BTS Plasturgie
    • 2006 - 2008

Specialties

Affiliations

Industrial Product Design

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