Technologist and Design Thinker
Tom Wujec is a Fellow at Autodesk, the makers of design software for engineers, filmmakers, designers. At Autodesk, he has worked on software including SketchBook Pro, PortfolioWall and Maya (which won an Academy Award for its contribution to the film industry). As a Fellow, he helps companies work in the emerging field of business visualization, the art of using images, sketches and infographics to help teams solve complex problems as a group.
Tom is also a founding professor at Singularity University, where he taught design innovation in an exponential world. Tom designed the XPRIZE Visioneering program for 6 years.
He is a 6 time TED speaker and the author of several books, including Five-Star Mind: Games and Puzzles to Stimulate Your Creativity and Imagination.