Spark is honored to present a jury of very talented judges for our 10th competition. Every year the jury is new, gathered with the help of our Jury Chairs, Advisers and Community members. The Jurors come from across the spectrum of design disciplines, media, educators and experts.

The 2016 MAKR Jury will apply the Spark Mission and Criteria and bring the highest standards to the task of selecting Spark’s Finalists and Winners. It will take place at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, during the Business of Design Week.

Jury Chair: Hari Nair, Chief Design Officer, Whirlpool China
Julia Chiu, Professor, Musashino Art University
Tak Chi Lee, Professor, Product Design, Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Angie Kim, Principal, AYK Design
Sheng-Hung (Gary) Lee, Designer, Maker and Adjunct Associate Professor, SIVA, Fundan University
Lyla Wu, Founder, UNI Labs
Edmund Ng, Partner, KONCEPT Lighting
Amanda Ma, Founder, lab 42 Makerspace
Chau Nguyen, Senior Design Director | LUNAR / McKinsey & Co
Sawoozer Wang, Principal, +AKITIPE STUDIOS
Tim Dearborn, Director, Experience Design Group, Dell Computer
Lee Chi-Wing, Principal, Milk Design