Integrated Design

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Thomas Pavlak

Adjunct Faculty

tpavlak@collegeforcreativestudies.edu

is a Founding Partner of POCO Labs, an innovation consultancy with a focus on the power of connecting disparate and complementary ideas and organizations.

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An Honors graduate of the College for Creative Studies’ BFA program in Industrial Design, his academic background includes studies in aircraft engineering at Western Michigan University and graduate coursework in strategic planning through Michigan State University. Tom has over twenty-five years of consulting experience in design, research and business management.

He is a Founding Partner of POCO Labs, an innovation consultancy with a focus on the power of connecting disparate and complementary ideas and organizations. He works directly with Fortune 50 clients in technology, retail and transportation industries. As a Founder of the not-for-profit Autonomous Vehicle Alliance, Tom directs exploration of and primary research on the consumer's use of autonomous vehicles with a collaborative group of leading industry stakeholders.