Yuki Machida is an Innovation Designer and Technologist working on creating products and experiences that create positive futures. He is a Design Researcher at the EPFL+ECAL Lab, where he is working on Digital Innovation to bring emerging technologies from the research labs at EPFL to people who need it.


     Yuki is a graduate from the Royal College of Art and Imperial College London, holding an MA and MSc in Innovation Design and Engineering and an MEng in Mechanical Engineering. He is currently pursing a Masters of Advanced Studies at EPFL and ECAL in Design Research in Digital Innovation. He is passionate about using Design Thinking and Human Centred Design to create positive impact. Since his childhood he was inspired by technology and design. He is also interested in start-ups and getting new ideas to market. He is a Design London Fellow, which allowed him to attend Executive MBA lectures at Imperial Business School and to work on projects along side MBA students. With the Lines team he was fortunate to attend the European Innovation Academy and the Intel Make it Wearable Challenge to learn about patents, marketing, business and design.





James Dyson Bursary - Project Anima

Innovation RCA Finalist - Project Anima

British Invention Show Gold Award - Project Anima



James Dyson Award UK Finalist - Murr-ma



Design London Fellowship


Solo Exhibitions


Royal College of Art Graduate Show - Project Anima - London

Innovation Deign Engineering Imperial Show - Project Anima - London

British Invention Show - Project Anima - London (Barbican)


Group Exhibitions


Royal College of Art WIP Show - Kumo Homes - London



Technology Foresight 2013 @ Imperial College - Mur-ma - London

Imperial Festival - Murr-ma - London (Imperial College)

Rio-Tinto Sports Innovation Challenge - Murr-ma - London (Imperial College)

Rio-Tinto Sports Innovation Challenge - Murr-ma - Sydney



Nissan Future of Transport - PLAY Nissan - London (Nissan HQ)


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