Jacob Jelen

CUE Glasses
CUE Sense 

Enabling the visually impaired to engage in non-verbal communication


Personal wellbeing advisor embodied as a smart bathroom mirror


Biomaterial made of banana peels

Plant-in City 

Semi-autonomous system for urban growing


Platform putting context, transparency and good journalistic standards back to news and media


Repurposing food waste streams from the mining industry to benefit local agriculture.


Interactive installation about fetishes and sexual obsessions

IDEO Fanboy 

IOT office companion that never forgets it's your birthday

The Guitar Project 

Built-in effects and ways of controlling them 


Interactive electro-mechanical music machine

Buttonless Radio 

Product concept

Animation & Video showreel 2012-2014

Hi! I'm Jacob

Technosy Designerd, Futurescuer & Enviromancer

London based interaction designer, innovator and technologist. Thinker, tinkerer, change maker, box breaker, day-dreamer, space explorer. Bridging the gaps between the social and environmental issues that we face and the incredible inventions and discoveries of science and engineering.


Co-founder at CUE Glasses


Previously worked at AKQA, Takram, Med44, Hirsch&Mann etc. for clients including Nike, Google, O2, Vodafone among others!

MA/MSc Innovation Design Engineering 

Royal College of Art & Imperial College, and 


BA Interaction Design Arts

London College of Communication.


Full CV here!


Hit me up at jacobjelen@gmail.com or on social nets. 

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