Carlos Cardenas is vice president at THE MEME Inc., a Cambridge-based consultancy focused on strategic and creative integration of research, design and technology. Cardenas has led multidisciplinary teams in strategic design and design innovation projects for leading global organizations in diverse industries, including consumer electronics, education and entertainment. He has been a faculty member and guest lecturer on design, digital media and interactive technology at several design and architecture schools in the US and Latin America. He holds a doctorate in design and technology and a master’s in design studies with a digital media concentration, both from the Harvard Graduate School of Design. He also received a graduate diploma in multimedia design and a bachelor’s in architecture, both from Universidad de Los Andes – Bogota, Colombia.