PROJECTS

FREELANCE DESIGNER

Creating the structure for the project, support with the user test, journey mapping, trend research, benchmark and final rapport. 

Innovation consultancy

Together with Uzelf

Vecht & IJssel 

2022

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START-UP FOUNDER

Developing a multi sensory breathing solution that helps people to de-stress and contributes to a faster recovery of people with burnout and stress-related complaints. 

For my start-up I used the Lean Stat-up Methodology. 

Ambient Wellbeing

2019-20..

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STRATEGIC & SERVICE DESIGN

Co-creation for the new overarching policy document 

Consultancy 

Together with Erik Roscam Abbing

Municipality Rotterdam

Livework

2018

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STRATEGIC & SERVICE DESIGN

Logistics within a 

nursing home

Consultancy 

Together with Caroline Beck, Noortje Küppers

Conforte Innovatie lab & Laurens

Livework

2019

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STRATEGIC & SERVICE DESIGN

Smart-home new propositions development

Consultancy 

Together with Marzia Arico, Jelte Timmer, Anne van Lieren and Alexandra Coutsoucos.

National Bank

Livework

2018

experience flow ING_DHSP & Full service

STRATEGIC & SERVICE DESIGN

Customer Personas 

Consultancy 

Together with Anna van der Togt

Fred Montijn, Anouk Randag

Online automotive service provider

Livework

2019

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STRATEGIC & SERVICE DESIGN

Ideal employee on-boarding experience 

Consultancy 

Together with Marzia Arico, Jelte Timmer and Anne van Lieren

National Bank

Livework

2018

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CONCEPT & PRODUCT

DEVELOPMENT

New type of back-office interior layout & product development for a flexible workingstation within a hospital.

Consultancy 

Together with Francesco Messori & Wessel Roos

Developing a new type of back-office for doctors, AIO's, researchers and staff. Developing a flexible workingstation, a typology that can be used in various ways. 

Co-creation, product development, interior design, pilot floor and validation.

National university hospital

D/DOCK

2017-2018

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CONCEPT DEVELOPMENT

Storytelling interiors

Consultancy 

A concept video for

the new interior

Ronald MC Donald home foundation

D/DOCK

2018

PEOPLE RESEARCH

Jaarbeurs Utrecht

Consultancy / Scoping phase. 

Together with Marlies Bielderman and

Liesbeth Scholten

Philips Lighting

2016

Jaarbeurs Utrecht consultancy
Jaarbeurs Utrecht consultancy

CO-CREATION

City People Light

Front-end Design

Humanization of the ‘Smart City’

Participants of Design /

Research / external experts

Philips Lighting

2016

People City Light workshop
People City Light workshop

DESIGN RESEARCH

Human Centric Light

Research data for workshop

Front-end Design

Philips Lighting

2016

Human Centric Light workshop

“Family structures are changing. As 

people live longer and have fewer children, 

family structures are transformed, leaving 

older people with fewer options for care.”

 

Our Aging World

National institute of aging

“The ability of the richest 1% has increased

over the last twenty years by 60%, and the 100 

richest billionaires are richer 240 billion US dollars

 in 2012 - this amount one would help

four times the poverty from the world.”

 

Expulsions - Brutality and Complexity 

in the Global Economy – Saskia Sassen

“From an evolutionary point of view, 

stress is the mechanism that prepares us 

for any ‘fight-or-flight’ reaction, and also 

causes us to evolve in order to better 

adapt to our environment..”

 

Urban Stress and Mental Health

Mazda Adli

TREND

Home Trend Report

Front-end Design

Trend report for North America, 

Asia and Europe.

The report is based on

social, cultural and

technology drivers. 

(Small part of the report)

Philips Lighting

2016 / 2017

Trend report Home Philips Lighting
Trend report Home Philips Lighting
Trend report Home Philips Lighting
Trend report Home Philips Lighting
Trend report Home Philips Lighting
Trend report Home Philips Lighting
Trend report Home Philips Lighting
Trend report Home Philips Lighting
Trend report Home Philips Lighting

STRATEGIC & SERVICE DESIGN

Home light Customer
Decision Journey

Home Light Customer Decision Journey

Front-end Design

Together with Ramon van de Ven and Laura Taylor

Philips Lighting

2015

STRATEGIC & SERVICE DESIGN

Professional light Customer Decision Journey

Professional light Customer Decision Journe

Front-end Design

Together with Lilian Marijnissen

Philips Lighting

2015

STRATEGIC & SERVICE DESIGN

Retail, leisure and hospitality experience

Consultancy / Sales

Customer experience

Philips Lighting

2015

Retail, leisure & hospitalit experience

ENVIRONMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY

The Future Home - A domain of the senses

Graduation Project 

Research paper (Preview is a small part of the book.)

Design Academy Eindhoven

Innovation Design Philips 

2014/2015

CONCEPT DESIGN

Breathing Textile

A multi sensory experience that 

will give you peace of mind

Graduation Project Design Academy Eindhoven

 

In collaboration with

Innovation design Philips and

Textiel LAB Tilburg

 

Nominated for the Renee Smeets Award and the

Keep An Eye Grant.

2015

Desiree van der Gracht graduation Breathing Textile
Desiree van der Gracht graduation Breathing Textile
Desiree van der Gracht graduation Breathing Textile
Desiree van der Gracht graduation Breathing Textile
Desiree van der Gracht graduation Breathing Textile

LIGHT DESIGN

Light and Needs

Inspirational serie of video clips based on the Censydium Model for the development of new light recipes.

Internship

Innovation Design Philips

Design Academy Eindhoven

2014