Jonathan Cagan is the George Tallman and Florence Barrett Ladd Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Co-Director of the Master of Product Development at Carnegie Mellon University. Globally known for his rigorous and effective approach to product innovation, Cagan works extensively in research on innovation processes and tools, and teaching and leading innovation teams in both university and corporate settings. Cagan has worked with a variety of companies ranging from Fortune 100 to entrepreneurial start-ups such as Apple, Navistar, GlaxoSmithKline, and Philips Respironics. www.JonathanCagan.com.
Craig M. Vogel is Associate Dean for Graduate Studies in the College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning at the University of Cincinnati. He is also a professor in the School of Design with an appointment in Industrial Design. He is a Fellow, Past President Elect, and Chair of the Board of the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA). He is a cofounder and president of the Live Well Collaborative, a nonprofit company working with corporations to address the challenges and opportunities of a globally aging world.