2005 PhD Design Computing, University of Sydney, Australia
1995 Industrial Design BA (Hons), Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana, Mexico
Ricardo Sosa combines a creative background as an industrial designer with a passion for the systematic study of computational systems. He has been studying creativity and innovation principles through multi-agent social systems for the last twelve years and is also involved in the development of new methods and support systems for the fuzzy front-end of the design and innovation process. Currently, he is looking into the best facilitation practices for team ideation and for participatory decision making. He has extensive teaching experience across disciplines from first year undergraduate to postgraduate courses and research supervision. Ricardo partners with colleagues across disciplines including: robotics, social science, cognitive science, architecture, arts, engineering, business, public health, computer science, etc.
- Participatory creativity
- Robots for Education
- Creative teamwork
- Design research
- Computational social science