He Renke
He Renke works as dean and professor at School of Design of Hunan University, guest vice president of China Industrial Design Association, director of the Industrial Design Professional Teaching Subcommittee of the Ministry of Education, director of the Industrial Design Subject Teaching Committee of China Machinery Industry Education Association, member of the Seventh Academic Discipline Assessment Group (Design Team) of the State Academic Degrees Committee, member of the National Science and Technology Project Assessment Team, and leading talent of the first batch of the “Ten Thousand Talent Program” of the Organization Department of the CPC Central Committee Talent, he also acts as chairman of Hunan Industrial Design Association, chairman of Design Artists Association of Hunan Province and director of China-Italy Joint Innovation Center (Hunan). In addition, he serves as chairman and judge of many international design contests including Red Dot, Red Star and Hibiscus, and the 2nd Shenzhen International Industrial Design Exhibition. He is one of the three sponsors of China Design Day and the initiator of the Design Engine Innovation Alliance. Moreover, he won golden award of China Design Contribution of DDF in 2014, and the main research directions include product design theory and methods, design management, design and business model. He is also responsible for drafting China's industrial design discipline construction planning and evaluation system.