prof.dr.ing. Pierre Lévy, HDR

Name
Lévy
 
Nationality
France
First names
Pierre Denis
 
Birthdate
04 Oct. 1977
 
Phone
+33.(0)7.5458.7794
 
E-mail
pierre_levy@outlook.com
Website
 
LinkedIn
 
 
2018
Habilitation à Diriger des Recherches | Compiegne University Technology (UTC), France
Section 71 - Information and Communication Sciences
2013
University Teaching Qualification - BKO | Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e), The Netherlands
Dutch diploma for university teaching
2006
Doctorate in Kansei Science | University of Tsukuba, Japan
Award of the best dissertation (highest distinction delivered by the doctoral school)
2001
Master in Mechanical Engineering, speciality in Industrial Design | Compiegne University Technology (UTC), France

Current situation

Since 2021
Member of the EPN16 - Innovation group (since 2021) L'Équipe Pédagogique Nationale Innovation (EPN16) du CNAM propose des formations liées au management, à l'innovation, au design et à la création, à la prospective, aux techniques et sociétés, etc
Researcher at Dicen-IDF laboratory (EA 7339) (since 2021) Laboratory Unit on Information and Communication Dispositives in the Digital Age
Member of the pedagogical and scientific committees off the School of Ecological Transitions at Cnam (since 2024) - The School of Ecological Transitions offers high-level expertise on the challenges of ecological transition and sustainable development, as well as a multi-disciplinary training program (35 training courses and over fifty teaching units). Responsible for the topic Arts, Design and Society at the Doctoral School Abbé Grégoire (ED 546) (since 2022) - Cette spécialité s’inscrit à la fois dans la tradition multiséculaire du CNAM autour des métiers d’arts et techniques, de la conception et de l’innovation, de la culture et de la création, et dans l’évolution contemporaine de ces domaines liée à l’attention grandissante portée sur l’innovation sociale et écologique en France et à l’international. Coordinator of the DNMADe pedagogical committee chairmanships for the Academy of Paris (since 2022) - The Education Committee decides on the organisation of the course and how students are assessed. It also meets as a jury to validate teaching units, internships and students' semester results. Elected member of the Education Council (Conseil des formations) (since 2022) - The Education Council is mainly consulted on the content of the national education offer, applications for accreditation to award national diplomas and projects related to professional certificates, and the pedagogical projects for the coming year Member of the jury for the agrégation in design and applied arts (since 2022) Editorial Advisory Board member of the JHTR (since 2022) - The Journal of Human-Technology Relations investigates human-technology relations from a wide variety of disciplines, with a basis in the Philosophy of Technology and in Science and Technology Studies Responsible for the Master Design (since 2021) - The objective of this Master's degree is to train creators (designers and artisans) to set up their professional project and to reshape their design practice in a prospective manner, by integrating continuously redefined societal, cultural and technical evolutions

Professional experiences

2023 - 2024
Vice-president
Member of the Strategic Committee of the Compagnons du Devoir's Executive Master in Project (since 2023) - The aim is to train multi-technology project managers in the associated technologies trades: electrical engineering, mechanics and tooling and precision mechanics, to enable them to move into management positions. Member of the Steering Committee of NCU - HESAM 2030 (since 2023) - The 'HESAM 2030 - Construisons nos Métiers!' program aims to roll out new, 1-year and 3-year modular diplomas, open to all, with priority given to vocational and technological baccalaureate holders, and adaptable to everyone, everywhere and throughout life. Member of the Steering Committee of the Post-master in Architecture research - HESAM Université at ENSAPLV (since 2023) - This post-master's program is a post-graduate course preparing students to enroll in a doctorate in architecture, or to enter new fields of practice in architecture, urban planning and landscape design. The aim of this transitional year is to learn how to produce a research dissertation.
2009 - 2021
Full-time assistant professor (tenured)
Systemic Change research group (2018 - 2021)
Designing Quality in Interaction research group (2009 - 2017)
Founder and responsible for the DataLab of ID@TU/e (2019-2021) - The DataLab supports the creation of innovative and exploratory forms of interacting with data Transforming Practices (TP) educational project group leader (2018-2021) - Leading a group which has educative, research, and industrial activities at the department of industrial design, on the topic of transformative practices Member of the ICT committee of TU/e.ID (2016-2021) - This committee leads the ICT development of the department, in collaboration with the central ICT services of the university Fellowship at d.school Paris, France (2016-2018) - d.school fellows contribute to the development of activities at d.school Paris, and provide learning module to students and partners in the scope of their specialty Vitality educational project group leader (2016-2018) - Leading a group which has educative, research, and industrial activites at the department of industrial design, on the topic of mental, physical and contextual vitality and wellbeing Education coordinator of TU/e.ID (2015-2016) - The 4 education coordinators of the department overview the structure of the pedagogical content and ensure the distribution of educational activities in the faculty in-Transportation interaction [iTi] educational project group leader (2015-2016) - Leading a group which has educative, research, and industrial activities at the department of industrial design, on the topic of transportation (mostly automotive) interaction Visiting researcher at the Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Science, University of Tsukuba, Japan (2013-2014) Wearable Senses educational project group leader (2011-2014) - Leading a group which has educative, research, and administrative duties related to activities on intelligent textiles and ‘close to the body’ Member of Board of Examiners at TU/e.ID, vice-chair in 2013-2015 (2010-2015) - The Board of Examiners of Industrial Design is responsible for the quality of the assessment system in both the Bachelor’s program and the Master’s program
2008 - 2009
Researcher/Lecturer
Responsible for the teaching activities of the Service Product Design master team
2006 - 2008
Post-doctor researcher
Postdoctoral research for the 21st Century COE Program for the Promotion of Kansei Science for Understanding the Mechanism of Mind and Heart, sponsored by the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT)
2000 - 2002
R&D Engineer/Designer, Responsible for R&D at the Japanese office
Innovation projects in collaboration with Japanese partners
1999 - 2000
Maintenance Technician
Setting up a maintenance forecast based vibration analysis

Promotion

28/11/2018
Habilitation à diriger des recherches
Title
Le temps de l’expérience, enchanter le quotidien par le design
Place
École Doctorale de l’Université de Technologie de Compiègne, France
Supervision
Annie Gentes, Telecom ParisTech - HDR | Garante
Jury
Françoise Paquienséguy (President, examiner) - Sciences Po Lyon, Professor Anne Beyaert-Geslin (Examiner) - Université de Bordeaux Montaigne, Professor Olivier Gapenne (Rapporteur) - Université de Technologie de Compiègne, Professor Annie Gentes (Garante) - Telecom ParisTech, HDR Emmanuel Mahé (Rapporteur) - École Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs, HDR Manuel Zacklad (Rapporteur) - Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers, Professor
09/12/2005
Promotions
Title
Design interdisciplinaire pour le cyberespace, par une approche en Kansei Information - Méthode et conception d’un outil de communication pour groupe de travail (Interdisciplinary Design for the Cyberespace by an Approach in Kansei Information - Methodology and Workgroup Communication Tool Design)
Place
Laboratory of Kansei Information Design, Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Japan
Supervision
Toshimasa YAMANAKA, University of Tsukuba - Professor | Supervisor
Jury
Toshihiro HANAZATO (President, examiner) - University of Tsukuba, Professor Toshiharu OMUKA (Examiner) - University of Tsukuba, Professor Miyuki YAMAMOTO (Examiner) - University of Tsukuba, Doctor Hiroya IGARASHI (Examiner) - University of Tsukuba, Doctor

Doctoral supervision

Since 2022
Thesis director of Adahé Saban
Redéfinition des critères d’acceptabilité et d’acceptation des nouvelles technologies dans une réalité virtuelle (Thèse Cifre avec Onepoint)
Since 2021
Thesis director of César Harada Jung
Conception et Innovation des labos marin par l'open-science
Since 2020
Co-promotor (@TU/e) of Maarten Smith
Philosophy-Design correspondance
Since 2020
Co-promotor (@TU/e) of Sander van der Zwan
Design-Philosophy correspondance
23/05/2017
Co-promotor of Véronique Hillen
People Place Process – A self-reflection tool to become a professional in design thinking, based on Pedagogical Action Research
15/04/2014
Co-promotor of Carl Megens
Experiential Design Landscapes - How to design for behaviour change, towards an active lifestyle (double thèse avec Michel Peeters)
15/04/2014
Co-promotor of Michel Peeters
Experiential Design Landscapes - How to design for behaviour change, towards an active lifestyle (double thèse avec Carl Megens)
03/05/2013
Daily supervisor of Eva Deckers | promotion CUM LAUDE
Perceptive qualities in systems of Interactive products
12/12/2011
Co-promotor of Ambra Trotto
Rights through making - skills for pervasive ethics

Doctoral thesis jury

16/04/2024
Membre of the doctoral defence of Daniele Arets | Eindhoven University of Technology, the Netherlands (in English)
Save the debate through adversarial design
18/01/2024
Rapporteur and President of the jury of the doctoral defence of Laurent Mertz | Institut Polytechnique de Paris / Telecom Paris, France (in French)
Représenter l'utilisateur et son expérience : conditions de production et d'évolution de documents dans un projet design
16/02/2023
President of the jury of the doctoral defence of Diane Beaulieu | École doctorale Abbé Grégoire, Hésam Université, France (in French)
Anticipation par le design. Contributions de l’approche design et de la conception de dispositifs de médiation à la prospective — une approche pour favoriser l’engagement des acteurs vers des futurs souhaitables
24/01/2023
Membre of the doctoral defence of Dominique Deuff | Nantes Université, France (in French)
Vivre ensemble avec les objets à comportements. Une approche pluridisciplinaire pour questionner, modéliser et proposer une nouvelle écologie pour les jeunes retraités
15/04/2022
President of the jury of the doctoral defence of Dorian Reunkrilerk | Telecom Paris / Strate, France (in French)
LA FORCE DU SIGNE FAIBLE. Rôle des médias pour lintégration du design au sein des organisations : une contribution sémio-pragmatique de la médiation au design
11/10/2021
President of the jury of the doctoral defence of Niklas Henke | Université Grenoble Alpes, France (in French)
La corporéité des affects selon le design dans les projets d'innovation : approche critique, analyse des pratiques et perspectives
19/07/2019
Membre and rapporteur of the doctoral defence of Renaud Mignerey | Compiègne University of Technology, France (in French)
Designer Les interactions humain-monde pour susciter des emotions positives / Application à l'automobile
26/04/2016
Rapporteur of the 90% seminar of Jeroen Peeters | University of Umeå, Sweden (in English)
Perpetual perspectives: on designing for aesthetic engagement
Le séminaire doctoral 90 % est une évaluation du travail doctoral effectuée avant la finalisation du travail doctoral, visant à mettre en exergue les points qui restent à développer ou à parfaire avant la soumission de la thèse
30/03/2015
Membre of the doctoral defence of Xiao Chen | École Nationale Supérieure des Arts et Industries Textiles (ENSAIT - Textile Engineering Institute), Roubaix, France (in French)
Contrôle et optimisation de la perception humaine sur les vêtements virtuels par évaluation sensorielle et apprentissage de données expérimentales
28/01/2015
Membre of the doctoral defence of Oluwafemi Samuel Adelabu Gabrielle | University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Japan (in English)
An Investigation into the Cross-Cultural Differences of Aesthetic Value Cognition and Visio-Semantic Evaluation of Product Designs, Focus on Japan and Nigeria
04/12/2014
Membre of the doctoral defence of Gabrielle Le Bihan | Compiègne University of Technology, France (in French)
Design d’interaction pour un “contact” à distance : suppléance perceptive du toucher et médiatisation de l’attente conjointe
20/12/2012
Membre of the doctoral defence of Zhebin Xue | École Nationale Supérieure des Arts et Industries Textiles (ENSAIT - Textile Engineering Institute), Roubaix, France (in English)
Study on relations between visual and haptic perceptions of textile products

Teaching

Pedagogical responsabilities

Since 2021
Master Design (MR150) | CNAM
Double domain in Science, Technology, Health & Arts, Literature, Languages
The Master in Design of Cnam aims to train designers capable of contributing to reflective and transforming practices through projects in design, engineering and arts&crafts.
Since 2021
Master Design, specialty Création, projets, transdisciplinarité (MR15001A) | CNAM - in français
The aim of this course is to develop critical thinking and practice aiming to helping to formulate and define the challenges of contemporary design.
Since 2022
Responsabilité de la spécialité Arts, Design et Société du doctorat Sciences humaines et humanités nouvelles (DOC7200A) | École doctorale Abbé Grégoire (ED 546), CNAM - in français
This specialisation adheres with the CNAM's centuries-old tradition of crafts and technical professions, design and innovation, culture and creation, and with contemporary developments in these fields linked to the growing focus on social and ecological innovation both in France and internationally.

Bachelor courses

2019 - 2021
Perspectives on Aesthetics | TU/e, The Netherlands - 5ects, in English
Creating one's own perspective on design and shaping a manifesto
2016 - 2021
Design for Debate | TU/e, The Netherlands - 5ects, in English
Logic (and fallacies) and discourse in design
2015 - 2016
Designing for the Here and the Now 2 | TU/e, The Netherlands - 5ects, in English
Reflection-in-action focusing on telepresence
2015 - 2019
From Idea to Design | TU/e, The Netherlands - 5ects, in English
Overview of the entire design process
2013 - 2017
Designing for the Here and the Now | TU/e, The Netherlands - 5ects, in English
Exploration of the notion of affordance through prototyping
2009 - 2012
Kansei Design: exploring values in experience | TU/e, The Netherlands - 3ects, in English
Application of Japanese notions in interaction design
2009 - 2012
A Voyage, provoking a cultural clash to inspire design | TU/e, The Netherlands - 3ects, in English
Using a cultural clash as a source of inspiration for design

Master courses

Since 2021
Approche pratique du numérique et la recherche d'information (M1) | CNAM - 4ects, in français
Introduction, installation and use of digital tools for digital practice and research and organization of information
2019 - 2021
Matter of Transformation | TU/e, The Netherlands - 5ects, in English
How the interweaving between design, philosophy and human & social sciences impacts practices, societies and individuals
2019 - 2021
Design for social innovation | TU/e, The Netherlands - 5ects, in English
Introducing the Transformative Practices Innovation framework for social innovation
2014 - 2016
Designing (for) rituals | TU/e, The Netherlands - 5ects, in English
Exploration the complexity of nested temporality in interaction design through everyday rituals
2011 - 2016
Designing Quality in Interaction (DQI) Theory | TU/e, The Netherlands - 5ects, in English
Introduction to theories and frameworks related to interaction design
2011 - 2011
Glow festival workshop | TU/e, The Netherlands - 5ects, in English
Creation of an interactive installation for the GLOW light festival
2009 - 2016
Sensual dynamics | TU/e, The Netherlands - 5ects, in English
Behaviour design based on perceptive qualities
2008 - 2009
Service Product Design | Chiba University, Japan - in Japanese
Coaching projects and teaching tools for service design
2007 - 2008
Product design methods | University of Tsukuba, Japan - in Japanese
Introduction to user-centred design methods

Doctoral courses

2006 - 2006
Prospective Psychophysiological Approach for Kansei Design | University of Tsukuba, Japan - in English
Application of psychophysiology in interaction design

Continuing education

2022 -
Research practices in design, art and creation | CNAM - 4ects, in French
Overview and contextualisation of research practices in design, art and creation. It is about providing resources (knowledge, tools, methodologies, networks...) and putting them into practice
Since 2022
Pratiques réflexives en design, art et création | CNAM - 4ects, in French
For a reflexive approach to situated practice, i.e. practice lived in a real context, this course provides tools from the fields of design for the transformative reflection of professional or everyday practices
2021 - 2023
Approche pratique du numérique et la recherche d'information (RNCP) | CNAM - 4ects, in French
Digital literacy allowing to engage in information research and synthesis useful for professional life on the web

Project coaching

Since 2023
Projects for the international Master in Sciences, technologies, health - Telecommunications and Networks (MR14602A) | CNAM - 4ects, in English
Supervision of students' projects in design and engineering
2011 - 2017
Design thinking project coaching for ME310 | École des Ponts ParisTech and d.school Paris, France - in French and English
Lecturing and supervising master-level design thinking projects
2009 - 2021
Design project coaching | TU/e, The Netherlands - 15~45ects, in English
Bachelor and Master levels at TU/e

Financed projects (past et on-going)

2024 - 2030
Institute for circular transfabrication (TranFabriC) - Conservatoire national des Arts et Métiers (CNAM), France
Institut de la transfabrication circulaire embodies the ambition of the Conservatoire national des Arts et Métiers to support the development of social and civic practices for the emergence of a social, solidarity-based and circular economy (ESSC). The aim is to create an operating eco-system, training courses and a research program, together capable of bringing about the emergence of an ESSC in line with the Cnam's historic missions.
2023 - 2023
Creation of a shared fablab - Conservatoire national des Arts et Métiers (CNAM), France
Fablab shared by the Chair of Design Jean Prouvé and the Cnam's shared workshop, funded by a non-earmarked teaching grant.
2020 - 2021
Rijkswaterstaat expedition 2050 - Eindhoven University of Technologie (TU/e), the Netherlands
Échafauder une imagination partagée par le biais du design pour faciliter les discussions avec un échantillon représentatif de la population néerlandaise sur l'avenir des Pays-Bas
2019 - 2021
DataLab - Eindhoven University of Technologie (TU/e), the Netherlands
Création d’un écosystème dans BrainPort pour l'innovation et la création d'entreprises dans le domaine du sport et de la vitalité
2019 - 2021
VASE - Eindhoven University of Technologie (TU/e), the Netherlands
développer et améliorer les ressources pédagogiques et la pratique du 'design par les valeurs' dans l'enseignement supérieur
2019 - 2020
BOOST! - Eindhoven University of Technologie (TU/e), the Netherlands
Innovation project: Towards reaching visions 2030: a step-by-step Transformative practices for social inclusion
2018 - 2021
NRO Cornenius Senior Fellow 2018 - Eindhoven University of Technologie (TU/e), the Netherlands
2018 - 2021
Vitality Living - Eindhoven University of Technologie (TU/e), the Netherlands
Création d’un écosystème dans BrainPort pour l'innovation et la création d'entreprises dans le domaine du sport et de la vitalité
2017 - 2018
Krajicek Foundation – social playgrounds - Eindhoven University of Technologie (TU/e), the Netherlands
2017 - 2021
Brabantse Alliance Learning Approach (BAL) for Social Resilience - Eindhoven University of Technologie (TU/e), the Netherlands
2017 - 2019
Vitality Workshop - NL/JP - Eindhoven University of Technologie (TU/e), the Netherlands
2017 - 2020
Projet Strengthening Social Resilience pour la région Noord-Brabant - Eindhoven University of Technologie (TU/e), the Netherlands
En collaboration avec PON, ZET – learning environment for policy makers in different European countries
2017 - 2019
NWA JOIN programme for Social Resilience - Eindhoven University of Technologie (TU/e), the Netherlands
Projet: EDL’s - co-creating communities of trust
2015 - 2019
Triangulum - Eindhoven University of Technologie (TU/e), the Netherlands
Citizen participation for the installation of renewable and sustainable energy
2015 - 2019
Impuls-2 for the Healthcare Flagship - Topic Advanced Peri-Operative Monitoring - Eindhoven University of Technologie (TU/e), the Netherlands
#2.2.6. Peri-operative patient engagement and support
2012 - 2014
Projects with Toyota Motor Corporation (Japan) and Toyota Motor Europe (Belgium) - Eindhoven University of Technologie (TU/e), the Netherlands
Projets sous confidentialité
2005 - 2006
Aide à la recherche pour étudiants du 21st Century Center of Excellence (COE), Ministère de l'Éducation, de la Culture, des Sports, de la Science and des Technologies - University of Tsukuba, Japan
2002 - 2006
Bourse du Monbukagakusho (Ministère de l'Éducation, de la Culture, des Sports, de la Science and des Technologies) - University of Tsukuba, Japan

Financed projects (past et on-going)

2016
Best Paper Award, The 7th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE 2016)
2016
Felix Ros (coached by Pierre Lévy), student winner of the Interaction Award, Core77 Design Awards
2011
Reviewers’ favorite, International Association of Societies of Design Research Conference 2011, Delft, The Netherlands
2006
Best Degree Dissertation Award, Graduate School of Comprehensive Human Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Japan

Publications

Journal papers (13)

Wada, K. , van Renswouw, L. , Levy, P. , Wallner, G. & Vos, S.B. (2021). Studying Requirements from Multiple Actors on Vitality Data Platform through the Lens of Socio-technical Systems. International Journal of Affective Engineering. 20(4). https://doi.org/10.5057/ijae.IJAE-D-20-00041
Berger, E. & Levy, P. (2021). Je, nous, ils·elles: Le·la designer, ses collectifs et les écosystèmes de conception. In E., Berger & P., Levy (Eds.), Sciences du Design. 13(1). Paris, France: Presses Universitaires de France. https://doi.org/10.3917/sdd.013.0010
Neutelings, I. , Levy, P. , Djajadiningrat, T. & Hummels, C.C.M. (2017). Enhancing co-responsibility for patient engagement. The Design Journal. 20(sup1). https://doi.org/10.1080/14606925.2017.1352743
Levy, P. (2014). Impact of perception theories on kansei design. Journal of Japan Society of Kansei Engineering. 13(1).
Hummels, C.C.M. & Levy, P. (2013). Matter of Transformation: Designing an Alternative Tomorrow Inspired by Phenomenology. Interactions. 20(6). https://doi.org/10.1145/2533713
Levy, P. (2013). Beyond kansei engineering: the emancipation of kansei design. International Journal of Design. 7(2).
Deckers, E.J.L. , Levy, P. , Wensveen, S. , Ahn, R. & Overbeeke, K. (2012). Designing for perceptual crossing: applying and evaluating design notions. International Journal of Design. 6(3).
Levy, P. , Kim, D. , Tsai, T.J. , Lee, S.H. & Yamanaka, T. (2012). Involving psychophysiological knowledge in Kansei design. International Journal of Design Engineering. 5(2). https://doi.org/10.1504/IJDE.2012.053018
Yamanaka, T. & Levy, P. (2010). 感性価値の高い化粧品開発にむけた手法と考え方 感性認知脳科学的視点から考える感性価値創造 [Kansei Science and Kansei Value Creation through Kansei, Behavioral and Brain Sciences]. Cosmetic Stage. 4(33).
Tomico, O. , Karapanos, E. , Levy, P. , Mizutani, N. & Yamanaka, T. (2009). The Repertory Grid Technique as a Method for the Study of Cultural Differences. International Journal of Design. 3(3).
Levy, P. & Yamanaka, T. (2009). Kansei Studies Description and Mapping through Kansei Study Keywords. Kansei Engineering International. 8(2).
Kowatari, Y. , Lee, S.H. , Yamamura, H. , Nagamori, Y. , Levy, P. , Yamane, S. & Yamamoto, M. (2009). Neural networks involved in artistic creativity. Human Brain Mapping. 30(5). https://doi.org/10.1002/hbm.20633
Levy, P. & Yamanaka, T. (2006). Interdisciplinary workgroup methodology based on Intuition – Application to a communication tool design based on Kansei information approach. Kansei Engineering International. 5(4).

Conference papers (50)

Levy, P. & Hummels, C.C.M. (2023). ProVi – a transforming vision emerging from reflective practice. In D., De Sainz , L., Galluzzo & D., Spallazzo (Eds.), the Proceedings of 10th International Congress of International Association of Societies of Design Research, IASDR 2023: Life-Changing Design (online). Milan, Italy: School of Design, Politecnico di Milano. https://doi.org/10.21606/iasdr.2023.361
Levy, P. (2022). Complex Thinking for Kansei Studies - For an epistemological shift of the field. In the Proceedings of Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research International Conference 2022 - KEER2022 (online). Barcelona, Spain: Japanese Society of Kansei Engineering.
Hummels, C.C.M. & Levy, P. (2021). Education as a transforming practice: designing together for complex, sustainable living. In the Proceedings of Relating Systems Thinking and Design 2021 Symposium, RSD10. Delft, The Netherlands ([on CD]). Delft, The Netherlands.
Smith, M. , van der Zwan, S. , Bruineberg, J.P. , Levy, P. & Hummels, C.C.M. (2017). Scaffolding shared imagination with tangible design. In Fifteenth International Conference on Tangible, Embedded, and Embodied Interaction - TEI21 Salzburg, Austria: ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/3430524.3440639
Levy, P. (2020). Artefactual emptiness - On appropriation in kansei design. In the Proceedings of Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research International Conference 2020 - KEER2020 (online). Tokyo, Japan: Japanese Society of Kansei Engineering.
Wada, K. , van Renswouw, L. , Wallner, G. , Levy, P. & Vos, S.B. (2020). Studying requirements for designing a vitality data sharing platform from a multi-stakeholder perspective. In the Proceedings of Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research International Conference 2020 - KEER2020 (online). Tokyo, Japan: Japanese Society of Kansei Engineering.
van der Zwan, S. , Smith, M. , Bruineberg, J.P. , Levy, P. & Hummels, C.C.M. (2020). Philosophy at Work - Postphenomenology as a Generative Lens in Design Research and Practice. In the Proceedings of the Design Research Society 2020, DRS2020 (online). Sydney, Australia: Design Research Society. https://doi.org/10.21606/drs.2020.337
van den Heuvel, R. , Levy, P. , Vos, S.B. & Hummels, C.C.M. (2020). Exploring Public Playgrounds through a Data-Enabled Design Approach. In Companion Publication of the 2020 ACM Designing Interactive Systems Conference, DIS2020 (pp. 1-6). New York, NY, USA: ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/3393914.3395865
Nieuweboer, I. , Damen, I. , Brombacher, H. , Levy, P. , Vos, S.B. & Lallemand, C. (2020). The Office Jungle: A Vision for Wildness to Turn Offices into Jungles. In Companion Publication of the 2020 ACM Designing Interactive Systems Conference, DIS2020 (pp. 341-344). New York, NY, USA: ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/3393914.3395818
Levy, P. (2019). Designing for the everyday through thusness and irregularity. In the Proceedings of 8th International Congress of International Association of Societies of Design Research, IASDR 2019 (online). Manchester, UK: Manchester Metropolitan University.
Muller, D.A. & Levy, P. (2019). A Design Approach towards Affording the Trend of Privacy. In Design Interactive Systems Conference, DIS19 (pp. 259-263). New York, NY, USA: ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/3322276.3322324
Levy, P. (2018). The beauty of making hot chocolate – an inquiry on designing for everyday rituals. In Design Research Society 2018, DRS2018 (online). Limerick, Ireland: Design Research Society. https://doi.org/10.21606/drs.2018.514
Marjanovic, M. A. , van den Heuvel, R. , Megens, C. J. P. G. , Levy, P. & Vos, S.B. (2008). Analysis of the design and engineering-process towards a first prototype in the field of sports and vitality. In the Proceedings of 12th Conference of the International Sports Engineering Association, 6(2) (pp. 297-302). Brisbane, Queensland, Australia: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI). https://doi.org/10.3390/proceedings2060297
Dassen, W. , Wensveen, S. & Levy, P. (2017). Light Behavior Design: Violation of Unification Principles and the Effect on the User Experience. In Design Interactive Systems Conference, DIS17 (pp. 259-263). New York, NY, USA: ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/3064857.3079157
Levy, P. & Yamada, S. (2017). 3D-modeling and 3D-printing explorations on Japanese tea ceremony utensils. In the Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Tangible, Embedded and Embodied Interactions - TEI17 Yokohama, Japan: ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/3024969.3024990
Levy, P. & Hengeveld, B.J. (2016). What matters for ritual visualization – Towards a design tool for the description and the composition of rituals. In the Proceedings of Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research International Conference 2016 - KEER2016 (online). Leeds, UK: Japanese Society of Kansei Engineering.
Kennedy, R. & Levy, P. (2016). Reinventing the (steering) wheel – A kansei design approach for novel driving experience. In the Proceedings of Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research International Conference 2016 - KEER2016 (online). Leeds, UK: Japanese Society of Kansei Engineering.
Levy, P. (2015). Exploring the challenge of designing rituals. In V., Popovic , A., Blackler & B., Kraal (Eds.), the Proceedings of 6th International Congress of International Association of Societies of Design Research, IASDR 2015 (online). Brisbane, Australia: Queensland University of Technology.
Duel, T. & Levy, P. (2015). The Chatter Door, designing for in-between spaces. In V., Popovic , A., Blackler & B., Kraal (Eds.), the Proceedings of 6th International Congress of International Association of Societies of Design Research, IASDR 2015 (online). Brisbane, Australia: Queensland University of Technology.
Levy, P. (2014). Perception Theories and Kansei Design. In P., Levy , S., Schütte & T., Yamanaka (Eds.), the Proceedings of Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research International Conference 2014 - KEER14 (pp. 287-297). Linköping, Sweden: Japanese Society of Kansei Engineering.
Kint, J. , Klooster, S. & Levy, P. (2014). Rite de transition – a design choreographic exploration of cultural value exchange, through development of intercultural ritual artefacts. In P., Levy , S., Schütte & T., Yamanaka (Eds.), the Proceedings of Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research International Conference 2014 - KEER14 (pp. 1115-1125). Linköping, Sweden: Japanese Society of Kansei Engineering.
Levy, P. (2013). Exploring constituents for kansei design, towards a framework. In the Proceedings of 5th International Congress of International Association of Societies of Design Research, IASDR 2013 (pp. 148-159). Tokyo, Japan: Shibaura University of Technology.
Hillen, V. & Levy, P. (2013). People, Place, Process: Lessons Learnt on the Path to a d.school. In U., Lindemann , S., V , Y.S., Kim , S.W., Lee , J., Clarkson & G., Cascini (Eds.), the Proceedings of International Conference on Engineering Design 2013, ICED13 ([on CD]). Seoul, Korea: The Design Society.
Deckers, E.J.L. , Wensveen, S. , Levy, P. & Ahn, R. (2013). Designing for Perceptual Crossing: designing and comparing three behaviors. In the Proceedings of SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, CHI'13 (pp. 1901-1910). Paris, France: ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/2470654.2466251
Deckers, E.J.L. & Levy, P. (2012). Designing for perceptive qualities: 7 showcases. In the Proceedings of Design Interactive Systems Conference, DIS12 (pp. 496-505). Newcastle, UK: ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/2317956.2318030
Levy, P. , Deckers, E.J.L. & Restrepo Cruz, M. (2012). When Movement Invites to Experience: a Kansei Design Exploration on Senses' Qualities. In the Proceedings of Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research International Conference 2012 - KEER12 ([on CD]). Penghu, Taiwan: Japanese Society of Kansei Engineering.
Trotto, A. , Hummels, C.C.M. & Levy, P. (2012). Developing a design approach, exploring resistance and ambiguity. In the Proceedings of Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research International Conference 2012 - KEER12 ([on CD]). Penghu, Taiwan: Japanese Society of Kansei Engineering.
Levy, P. , Kuenen, S. , Overbeeke, K. , Uchiyama, T. & Yamanaka, T. (2011). Ohlala: Exploring the Relation between Content Completeness and Emotional Experience. In N., Roozenburg , L.L., Chen & P.J., Stappers (Eds.), the Proceedings of International Association of Societies of Design Research 2011, IASDR11 ([on CD]). Delft, The Netherlands: Delft University of Technology.
Levy, P. , Wijnen, J. , Hummels, C.C.M. & Vinke, A.A. (2011). Luciole, lighting up the design process. In P., Marti , A., Soro , L., Gamberini & S., Bagnara (Eds.), the Proceedings of 9th ACM SIGCHI Italian Chapter International Conference on Computer-Human Interaction Facing Complexity - CHItaly (pp. 103-107). Alghero, Italy: ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/2037296.2037323
Levy, P. , Hummels, C.C.M. & Vinke, A.A. (2011). Bringing Forth Constructivist Education Assessment: A Frame of Reference to Inspire and to Support Design Education. In the Proceedings of Fifth International Conference on Design Principles and Practices ([on CD]). Rome, Italy: CGPublisher.
Tsai, T.J. , Levy, P. , Ono, K. & Watanabe, M. (2010). Developing sensory functions: transfer human senses from contextual perception. In P., Levy , C., Bouchard , A., Aoussat & T., Yamanaka (Eds.), the Proceedings of Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research International Conference 2010 - KEER2010 (pp. 304-313). Paris, France: Japanese Society of Kansei Engineering.
Levy, P. & Watanabe, M. (2009). Prospective psychophysiological approach for Kansei design: knowledge sharing between psychophysiology and design. In the Proceedings of International Association of Societies of Design Research Conference 2009 - IASDR09 ([on CD]). Seoul, Korea: Korean Society of Design Science.
Levy, P. , Kim, D. , Tsai, T.J. , Lee, S.H. & Yamanaka, T. (2009). Colourful Rain – Experiencing Synaesthesia. In the Proceedings of International Conference on Designing Pleasurable Products and Interfaces - DPPI09 (online). Compiègne, France.
Levy, P. , Yamanaka, T. & Tomico, O. (2009). Methods and Means for Kansei Design. In ErgoDesign2009 (online). Lyon, France.
Levy, P. & Wakabayashi, N. (2008). User's appreciation of engagement in service design: The case of food service design. In the Proceedings of International Service Innovation Design Conference 2008 - ISIDC08 ([on CD]). Busan, Korea: Japanese Society for the Science of Design.
Tsai, T.J. , Levy, P. , Ono, K. & Watanabe, M. (2008). An Approach on Functional Analysis in Developing Guideline for Designing Service-embedded Product. In the Proceedings of International Service Innovation Design Conference 2008 - ISIDC08 ([on CD]). Busan, Korea: Japanese Society for the Science of Design.
Ono, K. , Levy, P. , Ishizuka, A. , Hachima, S. & Watanabe, M. (2008). Development of Competences for Service Design. In the Proceedings of International Service Innovation Design Conference 2008 - ISIDC08 ([on CD]). Busan, Korea: Japanese Society for the Science of Design.
Levy, P. & Yamanaka, T. (2008). Designing based on the evoked metaphor - Case study. In N., Bojcetic (Eds.), the Proceedings of 10th International Design Conference 2008 (pp. 1095-1104). Dubrovnik, Croatia: Design Society.
Tomico, O. , Mizutani, N. , Levy, P. , Takahiro, Y. & Yamanaka, T. (2008). Kansei physiological measurements and contructivist psychological explorations for approaching user subjective experience during and after product usage. In D., Marjanovic , M., Storga , N., Pavkovic & N., Bojcetic (Eds.), the Proceedings of 10th International Design Conference 2008 (pp. 529-536). Dubrovnik, Croatia: Design Society.
Levy, P. , Nakamori, S. & Yamanaka, T. (2008). Explaining kansei design studies. In P.M.A., Desmet , P., Tsvetanova , P., Hekkert & L., Justice (Eds.), the Proceedings of Design and Emotion Conference 2008 - D&E08 (online). Hong-Kong: School of Design, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
Yamanaka, T. , Tomico, O. , Mizutani, N. , Yokoi, T. , Cho, Y. & Levy, P. (2008). Kansei-Physiological Measurements and Constructivist – Psychological Explorations for Approaching User's Subjective Experience during and after the Product Use. In the Proceedings of International Symposium on Emotion and Sensitivity 2008 - ISES08 ([on CD]). Daejeon, Korea: Korean Society of Design Science.
Levy, P. & Yamanaka, T. (2007). Interdisciplinary Design Method for EcoDesign – Introducing Kansei research for design to EcoDesign. In the Proceedings of 5th International Symposium on Environmentally Conscious Design and Inverse Manufacturing - EcoDesign2007 ([on CD]). Tokyo, Japan: IEEE.
Levy, P. , Lee, S.H. & Yamanaka, T. (2007). On Kansei and Kansei Design: a Description of a Japanese Design Approach. In the Proceedings of International Association of Societies of Design Research Conference 2007 - IASDR07 ([on CD]). Hong-Kong: School of Design, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
Levy, P. , Yamanaka, T. , Liu, W. & Igarashi, H. (2007). Creating an Evoked Metaphor for Kansei Design. In the Proceedings of International Conference on Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research - KEER07 ([on CD]). Sapporo, Japan: Japanese Society of Kansei Engineering.
Levy, P. & Yamanaka, T. (2006). Towards a definition of Kansei. In the Proceedings of 2006 Design Research Society International Conference, Wonderground 2006 ([on CD]). Lisbon, Portugal.
Levy, P. & Yamanaka, T. (2006). MATiK – CMC design by Kansei Information approach. In the Proceedings of Kansei Engineering and Intelligent Systems - KEIS'06 ([on CD]). Aizu, Japan: Japanese Society of Kansei Engineering.
Levy, P. & Yamanaka, T. (2006). Kansei information approach for an interdisciplinary design method proposal based on intuition. In D., Marjanovic (Eds.), the Proceedings of 9th International Design Conference 2006 (pp. 1475-1482). Dubrovnik, Croatia: Design Society.
Levy, P. & Yamanaka, T. (2004). Introducing MATiK service – Proposition for a new IT communication system through an approach in Kansei. In the Proceedings of 2004 Design Research Society International Conference - Futureground 2004 ([on CD]). Melbourne, Australia: Monash University.
Sanabria, J.C. , Levy, P. & Lee, S.H. (2003). Illustrative Industrial Interactions Through Kansei – Towards a dynamic reflection of Kansei in the Marketing/Design/Engineering relationship. In H., Aoki (Eds.), the Proceedings of 6th Asian Design International Conference - 6thADC ([on CD]). Tsukuba, Japan: University of Tsukuba.

Books (1)

Trotto, A. , Hummels, C.C.M. , Levy, P. , Peeters, J.P.A. , van der Veen, R. , Yoo, D. , Johansson, M. , Smith, M. & van der Zwan, S. (2021). Designing for Transforming Practices: Maps and Journeys. Eindhoven, the Netherlands: Technische Universiteit Eindhoven.

Book chapter (5)

Levy, P. (2023). Sketching Kansei Studies as a Complex Unit. In S., Fukuda (Eds.), Emotional Engineering, Vol. 9 (pp. 67-77). Cham: Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-05867-7_7
Trotto, A. , Hummels, C.C.M. , Peeters, J.P.A. , Yoo, D. & Levy, P. (2022). From the Station of Being to Societal Transformation: How design can drive a new European Renaissance. The Next Renaissance - Culture and Creativity shaping Europe Paris, France: Odile Jacob. ISBN: 978-2-4150-0199-5.
Hummels, C.C.M. , Trotto, P. , Peeters, J.P.A. , Levy, P. , Alves Lino, J. & Klooster, S. (2019). Design research and innovation framework for transformative practices. Strategy for change (pp. 52-76). Glasgow, UK: Glasgow Caledonian University. ISBN: 978-972-789-482-6.
Terken, J. , Levy, P. , Wang, C. , Karjanto, J. , Yusof, N.M. , Ros, F. & Zwaan, S. (2016). Gesture-Based and Haptic Interfaces for Connected and Autonomous Driving. In I.L., Nunes (Eds.), Advances in Human Factors and System Interactions, Proceedings of the AHFE 2016 International Conference on Human Factors and System Interactions, July 27-31, 2016, Walt Disney World®, Florida, USA (pp. 107-115). Switzerland: Springer International Publishing. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-41956-5_11
Levy, P. , Yamanaka, T. & Tomico, O. (2011). Psychophysiological Applications in Kansei Design. In Y., Dai , B., Chakraborty & M., Shi (Eds.), Kansei Engineering and Soft Computing: Theory and Practice (pp. 266-286). Hershey, PA, USA: IGI Global. https://doi.org/10.4018/978-1-61692-797-4.ch015

Edition (5)

Berger, E. & Levy, P. (Eds.). 2021. Sciences du Design: Expériences vécues de design. Paris, France: Presses Universitaires de France. ISSN: 2428.
Lokman, A.M. , Yamanaka, T. , Levy, P. , Chen, J.C. & Koyama, S. (Eds.). 2018. the Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research 2018 – KEER2018. Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia: Japanese Society of Kansei Engineering. ISBN: 978-981-10-8612-0.
Marti, P. , Frens, J. , Hengeveld, B. & Levy, P. (Eds.). 2016. Interaction Design and Architecture(s), special issue: On Making. ISSN: 1826-9745.
Levy, P. , Bouchard, C. , Aoussat, A. & Yamanaka, T. (Eds.). 2010. The Proceedings of the Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research International Conference 2010 – KEER2010. Paris, France: Japanese Society of Kansei Engineering. ISBN: 978-4-9905104-0-4.
Levy, P. , Schütte, S. & Yamanaka, T. (Eds.). 2014. The Proceedings of the Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research International Conference 2014 – KEER2014. Linköping, Sweden: Japanese Society of Kansei Engineering.

Dissertations (4)

Levy, P. (2018). Le temps de l'expérience, Enchanter le quotidien par le design. Compiègne, France: Compiègne University of Technology.
Levy, P. (2013). Portfolio for the University Teaching Qualification (BKO). Eindhoven, the Netherlands: Technische Universiteit Eindhoven.
Levy, P. (2006). Interdisciplinary design for the cyberspace by an approach in kansei information – Methodology and Workgroup Communication Tool Design Approach in Kansei. Tsukuba, Japan: University of Tsukuba.
Levy, P. (2002). Design industriel et interdisciplinarité – Méthode et outil d'intégration de l'interdisciplinarité dans la formation pédagogique initiale du design industriel. Compiègne, France: Université de Technologie de Compiègne.

Reports (1)

Levy, P. (2009). Introducing research activities: Knowledge Sharing and Creativity with Kansei Design. Journal of Japan Society of Kansei Engineering. 8(2).