WendyWFok

Wendy W Fok joins us as Assistant Professor of Integrated Design. Wendy, trained as an architect and designer, has been involved with the Harvard Innovation Lab since 2014, been mentored by Prof Joe Lassiter (Chair of the Harvard Innovation Lab, Harvard Business School), Diego Rodriguez (Senior Partner of IDEO), and was the 2nd runner up for the Harvard Design Challenge 2014, with her start-up concept for a public benefits corporation. Fok is completing her Doctor of Design (expected 2016) at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design.  In parallel with her doctoral research, Fok was involved as a Teaching Fellow for CopyrightX, under the guidance of Prof William “Terry” Fisher of the Harvard Law School, and a pioneer in the Digital Problem Solving Initiative (DPSI) with Peter Suber at the Harvard Law School’s Berkman Center for Internet and Society.  Her doctoral research is an investigative approach between intellectual property issues of ownership / authorship of digital / real property in computational innovation, and ethical / equitable application of technical methods within open innovation, digital fabrication, and commodisation for the built environment.