Interaction Design, Strategy, Code

Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/andrewlb

Work Experience
September 2016 – present Digital Service Expert @ The Pentagon, US Digital Service/Defense Digital Service
July 2016 – present Owner, Pedal Pedal Club
Sept 2013 – July 2016 Principal Interaction Designer + Project Lead, IDEO
June 2012-Sept 2013 Founder and Principal, Relay Studio
January 2013-Sept 2013 Board of Directors, Urban+Digital
Dec 2011-June 2012 Designer, Normative
June 2011-Dec 2011 Interaction Designer, Capital C
May 2010-Aug 2010 Creative Coder, Aesthetec Studio
Sept 2010-June 2011 Interaction Designer, TAXI Design+Advertising
May 2010-Sept 2010 Product Design Intern, Normative
May 2010-Sept 2011 Studio Board Member, Interaccess Electronic Media Arts Center
Aug 2009-May 2010 Research and Development Assistant, Deckchair Learning Systems
Feb 2007-Aug 2009 Athletics Service Desk, Hart House Athletics, University of Toronto
May 2005-Aug 2007 Summer Policy intern, Business and Information Services, Ministry of Transportation

Writing, Speaking and Teaching
Jan 2017 Speaker, Transportation Techies @ Transportation Research Board
Jan 2016 The Decay of Digital Things visits the d.school, e-180 Magazine
Nov 2015 Guest Lecturer on Urban prototyping, Civic Dreams & Urban Spaces
Oct 2015 Speaker, SF Critical Design meetup
Sep 2014 Panelist, Sustainable Design Awards 2014
May 2014 Decay of Digital Things popup class, Stanford d.school
Feb 2014 Decay of Digital Things, GAFFTA Creative Code X
Jul 2013 Organizer, Compiler v1.0, Interactive Art night at The Beaver
Jun 2013Seeing Like Software“, FITC Spotlight: Hardware
Feb 2013 Hackathon Facilitator with Urban+Digital, Open Data Day 2013
Jan 2013 TEDxOCADU speaker, “Seeing Invisible Cities”
Nov 2012 Teacher, Designing and Programming Web Applications with Javascript and BackboneJS, Interaccess
Nov 2012 Cameras and Passive Interfaces, Pecha Kucha Toronto
Jul, Oct 2012 Teacher, Introduction to Kinect and Processing, Interaccess
Feb 2012 Organizer, Toronto Service Design Jam
Feb 2012 Panelist (Maker Community), The Collaborative Activist organized by Commons11
Sep 2011 Ambient Interaction, VT20: Ambience, Vague Terrain
Aug 2011 Mentor, KMDI Design Jam, Thingtank
Aug 2011 Teacher, Designing with Depth: Kinect and human interaction, Interaccess
May 2011 Teacher, Programming the Kinect: Kinect and Processing, Interaccess
Mar 2011 Direct and Ambient Interaction, Society of Environmental Graphic Designer conference on Technology
Nov 2010 Rapid Prototyping for Interaction Design, University of Toronto Knowledge Media Design Institute

Gallery and Performance
Jun 2014 Decay of Digital Things pop-up show, Workshop Residence
Oct 2013 STOKE, OCADU’s Gather part of Nuit Blanche 2013 (with Eliot Callahan, Nick Crampton, Adam Carlucci)
Jun 2013 Throne Speech, Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition (with Eliot Callahan, Nick Crampton, Adam Carlucci)
Jan 2013 Firesite, Come Up To My Room 10th Anniversary (with Tomas Rojcik)
Jan 2013 Leader, WhyCities workshop
Oct 2012 Opening Credits, TIFF Light Box 50 year Bond Retrospective
Sept 2012 You Wear What You Are interactive installation, Queen West Art Crawl
Jun 2012 Circuit and technical for Marisa Hoicka’s “This is Not a Test” at Videodrome (MOCCA)
Sept 2011 Bordertown show, Detroit Design Festival, Detroit Creative Corridor
Sept 2011 Fluxe (IA/interface on Capital C team), Nuit Blanche 2011
Feb 2011 Readywater VJ set for Galapagoose, Making The Noise, and others, New York Monomeet
Jan 2011 99 Red Balloons, Uncanny Valley net art show
Nov 2010 Readywater visuals w/ Rehabilitation of Cory Martin 2, Drake Underground
Sept 2010 Unknowing Eye installation for Handmade Music, Interaccess
Sept 2010 Readywater visuals w/ Island Dweller’s Music for Cooking, Interaccess
Sept 2010 Readywater visuals w/ Rehabilitation of Cory Martin, Drake Underground
Sept 2010 Readywater VJ set w/ Making the Noise and Island Dweller, VSVSVS Launch party
July 2010 Readywater VJ set w/ Island Dweller, Interaccess
Mar 2010 Water Mirror, White House gallery debut
Feb 2010 Readywater VJ set w/ Island Dweller, Interaccess
Feb 2009 OSCar the Unicorn, CreateDigitalMusic

Education
Winter 2016 Data Science Certificate, General Assembly
May 2009 University of Toronto – Honours Bachelor of Arts, Political Science Specialist

Languages
C++ + OpenFrameWorks
Python/Anacondas
Javascript
Arduino + C
Java + Processing
Max/MSP/Jitter