Jimmy Elias

Creative Director –
Experience Design

Whether creating a digital experience, complex service systems, a strategy or a brand, Jimmy finds pleasure bridging function with aesthetics – transforming clients’ requests into human-centric experiences.

In the past 15 years, Jimmy emphasised crafting experiences in the digital sphere, during which he served as Creative Lead for experience design on award-winning projects for clients such as Nike, Mazda, and Covestro.

Today, Jimmy specialises in a multidisciplinary service in which Experience Design, Research, Strategy, and Art Direction intertwine. In parallel, he is a guest lecturer in Design Research, mainly holding workshops and talks around user experience design.

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Jimmy is also a judge at the FWA and a member of the Professional Association of German Usability and User Experience Professionals UPA.

Experiences & Collaborations

Experiences & Collaborations

Selected lectureships, trainings and talks

Designing (for) Identity
Short-term Course
Guest Lecturer
Köln International School of Design TH Köln

Projects for Marrakech:
Learning from each other
Guest Lecturer
École Supérieur des Arts Visuels (ESAV)

UX contextual workshops for various companies & agencies
Online / On-site

The Liminal Space between Meaning and Emotion: A Design Thinking Talk
Guest Lecturer
American University of Beirut (AUB)

UXCGN29 _ Meaning & Emotion in Experience Design
Public speaker

UX Fundamentals of User Experience Design
Guest Lecturer
Institute of Visual Communication

UX360° / UXD / UXP
Online / On-site
XDi – Experience Design Institut

Register to join!

The registration is simple. Just write an email stating which seminar you would like to join and I do the rest!


The seminars are limited to 8 participants so the earlier you register the better chance you have of joining.