The Five Biggest Innovations Needed This Century

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December 23, 2013
by Gianfranco Zaccai

Gianfranco Zaccai looks broadly at innovation in this article for WIRED Insights.

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About the Author

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    Gianfranco Zaccai
    Chief Designer

    Gianfranco is known for championing a holistic and highly integrated approach to innovation research, design, and development.

    His vision has resulted in highly successful category-defining products including the Reebok Pump and P&G’s Swiffer. EPAM Continuum’s long-term strategic partnership with the Herman Miller Company has focused on developing innovations in healthcare.

    Gianfranco holds degrees in industrial design from Syracuse University and architecture from the Boston Architectural College. In 2007, he was awarded an honorary doctor of arts degree from North Carolina State University. In 2009, he received an honorary doctor of fine arts degree from Syracuse.