TADtalks – March 9, 2018 – Fabio Filippini

Car Design: a multidisciplinary and multicultural path

09 marzo 2018 – h 12:30
Politecnico di Milano, Campus Bovisa
Via Candiani 72 – Building B1 – Aula F.lli Castiglioni

Il Master in Transportation & Automobile Design, la Scuola del Design  del Politecnico di Milano e Poli.Design organizzano TADtalks | car design inspiring ideas, un ciclo di incontri sul tema del car design.

Il primo incontro, dal titolo “Car Design: a multidisciplinary and multicultural path”, sarà con Fabio Filippini, Car Designer e consulente di Design Strategy. La sua trentennale carriera nel campo del transportation design lo ha portato a lavorare per aziende automobilistiche italiane, giapponesi, francesi e tedesche. Laurea in Architettura “cum laude” del Politecnico di Milano nel 1989, è noto per il suo lavoro come Chief Creative Officer presso Pininfarina. Sotto la sua guida, Pininfarina Design ha creato molte importanti concept car vincitrici di premi: Cambiano, Sergio, BMW GranLusso Coupé e H2 Speed.

Per questo primo incontro verranno rilasciati 5 punti Design Explorer 2017-2018.

Fabio Filippini is a passionate Italian Car Designer with a multifaceted international background.

Architecture Degree «cum laude» from Politecnico di Milano in 1989, he started his career in Torino, then moved to work in Japan. This fundamental experience in his walk of life was followed by a 14-year rich career at Renault Design in France, split by a transit at VW Design Centre Europe in Spain. At Renault, among others, he designed the third Mégane/Scenic entire range, and in 2008 was appointed Vice-President Interior Design.

In 2011 he became Chief Creative Officer at Pininfarina. Under his leadership, Pininfarina Design team has created many remarkable award-winning concept cars: CambianoSergio, BMW GranLusso Coupé and H2 Speed; as well as many production cars for worldwide major OEMs (including Ferrari), and many other transportation vehicles, like the Eurostar e320 train and the Zetor Concept Tractor. His latest works are the concepts Fittipaldi EF7 Vision Gran Turismo and Hybrid Kinetic H600, presented by Pininfarina at the Geneva Motor Show 2017.

Currently, Fabio Filippini is an independent Car Designer and Design Strategy advisor.

2018-03-07T22:35:24+00:00 March 6th, 2018|TADevent, TADnews|