Prof. Songel Gabriel
Chair Professor of Design for Leisure | Universitat Politècnica de València http://gabrielsongel.com/
Gabriel Songel is Chair Professor at Universitat Politècnica de València, where has been an Academic professor in Industrial Design since 1,988.
After attending the Master in Industrial Design at Istituto Europeo di Design of Milan ( 1985-1987) he obtianed his Ph. D. in Design Methodology at Engineering School at UPV in 1991.
He was one of the Founder Members of the Design and Research Management Group UPV in 1991 when Design Trend analysis were started to be made for different institutions an companies. Founder partner of Innoarea Strategic Design Consulting S.L., a TBE Spinoff Company from UPV created in 2008. He has been curator of several National Exhibitions on Design and Innovation. Designer of more than 120 products from playgrounds, toys, games and furniture for children.