Elad Persov

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A Design Manager, graduate of Pratt Institute, NY. Head of Design Management at Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, MDes program. A PhD candidate at the Porter School of Environmental Studies at Tel Aviv University, and a research member at DESURBS, a 48 months research co-funded by the EU 7th framework.

Elad worked as a designer and later as a business consultant in a multidisciplinary management firm. In 2005 he developed the Design Management Program at the Bezalel Academy. At DESURBS, Elad is responsible for the development of products that will improve urban resilience and personal security.

Key areas: Design Management, Design for Resilience, Sustainable Development, Environmental Design.