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  • Simone Pallotto

    curiosity drives innovation

    Bruxelles, Belgium

Ciao ! Design is what inspires me all the day long... and I enjoy doing it! My goal is continual self-improvement and I am working on it constantly. Check out what's happening new in Tupperware, and also in other fields of my profile. All shown has been researched, conceptualized and finalized in details through 3d modeling.

Work Samples


  • Early works

  • Electronics

Work History

Simone Pallotto - industrial & strategic design - PERsONAL DATA------------------------------- Mobile Phone +32 (0)470 187966 PROFESSIoNAL EXPERIEnCE-------------------- _Tupperware Design Office <http://www.tupperware.com > Product and Strategic Designer, present (from June 2006) _Philips Design < http://www.design.philips.com > 2006 Strategic design concepts for a Philips Design’s client ( Persona based brainstorming – Creation of scenarios – “Technology and business” approach ), 1 week intensive workshop _Vaisala Aviation Weather < http://www.vaisala.com > 2005-2006 IDBM (University) project Creating a new business model ( Market opportunity analysis – user study ), 6 months _Muova Design Center < http://www.muova.fi > 2005 Strategic design for Jalas ( Industry research – competitors positioning – trend forecast – user study – ideas evaluation – product concepts design for short and long term – brand concept - graphic design ), 3 months _Secco Finland Ltd. < http://www.seccoshop.com > , 2003/2004 Product development and graphic consulting, 3 months _Wellness Group bvba < http://www.wellnessgroup.be/en/index.html >, 2003 Timeless design lamp concepts, 2 months _Fila Sport S.p.a. < http://FILA.com , 2002 > Stylistic proposals and design concepts in Footwear, 1 month _Demec Oy. < http://www.demec.fi >, 2002 CAD modelling and CAM realization of tuning bodywork's parts for Mercedes Vito, 5 months EDUCaTION------------------------------------------ _Master of Arts programme in Industrial and Strategic Design University of Art and Design, Helsinki (Finland) _ 2010 _IDBM (International Design Business Management) < http://project.hkkk.fi/idbm > Helsinki School of Economics & Helsinki University of Technology _ Dec 2007 _Bachelor in Product Design Polytechnic of Pohiois-Savo, Kuopio Academy of Design (Finland) Completed ECTS credits 255; average marks of 4.2 out of 5 _ May 2002 PROFESSIoNAL COURSeS-------------------------- _Customized training on Siemens Nx 5 modeling software, 3 full days, 2008 _Specialization "Footwear Designer", 400 hours, 2002 _Qualification "Industrial Automation Technician", 3D modelling with the software Pro-Engineer, 700 hours, 1998 SKILLs----------------------------------------------- Expressing ideas on paper; Project planning; Action Research; Virtual 3D Modelling; Graphic & Industrial Design; Interactive Web Design; Photography & Filming; Working in multi-disciplinary team; Presentation; Model making; Reverse Engineering; Understanding of LCA; Ability to learn new softwares quickly. DiGITAL---------------------------------------- _Siemens NX 5, SolidWorks, Rhinoceros Rhino3D, PTC ProEngineer, Alias Design Studio, PTC CDRS - Stratasys Insight _Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator & Premiere – Macromedia Flash & Dreamweaver – Autocad _MS Power Point, Word, Excel _3d scanning with Microscribe arm – Digital painting LANGuAGES------------------------------------ _italian mother tongue _english spoken/written fluent level _finnish spoken/written basic level _french spoken/written medium level PROjECTS sHOW/RECOGNiTIONS---------------- _Stepping Out of the box MA thesis published in <www.scribd.com/doc/37142330/Stepping-Out-of-the-Box-how-trends-can-guide-innovation> _Tupperware= RedDot Design team of the year 2009 _Notable entry "Greener gadget design competition 2008" < http://www.core77.com/competitions/GreenerGadgets/projects/4590/ > _IKS in shops, 2004 _Auki published in the official book of the competition "design a key and what it opens" < http://www.designboom.com/key_book.html >, 2004 _Finalist in the competition "TCI_Regulate light!" < http://www.aedo-to.comeng/idx-proj.html >, 2003 _Sint exhibited in the "Salone del mobile", stand I.S.I.A.; Milan (Italy), 2002 _Kefy published in the magazine "Alto" (Year 2 n.6; pag.36), 2002 _Sint exhibited in the show "Designinformazione", Galleria Civica Guzzini; Recanati (Italy), 2001 _Award as best student of the course, scholarship from I.S.I.A.; Faenza (Italy), 2001 INTEREStS----------------------------------------- _Hobbies: traveling, cooking, listening audiobooks _Sports: swimming, mountain bike, snowboard, power-kite REFeRENCES---------------------------------- _Mr. Jan de Groote Design Director of Tupperware Worldwide <www.tupperware.com> ( jandegroote@TUPPERWARE.com / +32 478 41129 ) _Professor Peter McGrory Head of the Finnish Design Management Institute FDMI <www.taik.fi/en/departments/design/teollinen_muotoilu.html> ( peter.mcgrory@uiah.fi / +358 9 7563 0503 )


University of Art & Design (UIAH) Aalto University



Red Dot Award 2011, honorable mention (Chef Series Compact Cookware) -ADI Design Index 2011 (Chef Series Compact Cookware) -Good Design award 2011 winner (Chef Series Compact Cookware) -Red dot award 2009 (Tupperware design team of the year)