About

Adam Royalty

Design Facilitator

 
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Adam is a Design Facilitator at GIANT Innovation and Founder of The Columbia Entrepreneurship Design Studio.  Previously, Adam was a Lead Research Investigator at Hasso Plattner Institute of Design ("the d.school") at Stanford University. He was also part of the founding of the d.school’s K12 Lab and Environments Collaborative.  Adam helps clients use the methods and mindsets of design thinking to understand problems more deeply and solve them in innovative ways. 

Adam holds an MA from Stanford University in Learning, Design and Technology and BS in Mathematics from the University of California, Berkeley.

 

 

Favorites

Quote

"I'm trying to get out of my own way," Lucinda Williams.

Book

The Achievement Habit, by Bernard Roth.

Innovation

The Central Limit Theorem.