Edgard David Rincón Quijano

Edgard David Rincón Quijano

Edgard David Rincón Quijano

Product designer, prototype developer and mediator of technology transfer processes between the university, the company and the state. As a teacher and researcher, I have worked together with my students to manage product strategies and their commercialization, together with the strengthening of social innovation dynamics through Design. Currently, it supports community empowerment processes through design, planning and land use planning processes from the communities, the strengthening of initiatives for social entrepreneurship, and the methodological and instrumental development of design for social transformation. Under the Service Learning (ApS) strategy, it has carried out more than 100 design interventions in the community, which have not only impacted its participants but also the academy itself, generating a line of research on design for social innovation with an impact on national and international level.