Adam Heleniak

Position: Head of Design & UX at DHI
Technical University of Denmark (DTU) - MSc Telecommunication

Adam has 10+ years of experience of applying design and user experience in various companies (DHI, GN ReSound, Oticon). Some key points within this area that Adam has worked with include:

  • engagement of stakeholders
  • identification of problems and business goals
  • designing solutions
  • creating and testing concepts with users
  • consulting

He has a vast interest in the topics that relate to:

  • design thinking
  • prototyping
  • user research
  • interaction design
  • design systems
  • change management

Adam is a generalist type and has done various things in different contexts. In his current job, he has helped to establish an internal User Experience team for DHI. He is now leading a team of skilled designers specializing in interaction design, prototyping, UI design, and user research.

Motivation

Adam wants to develop his personal leadership and motivational skills. Adam would also love to get a bigger network among students and young professionals. Mentoring for Adam means sharing knowledge and experience but at the same time learning from the mentees. During the early years of his career, he was lucky to have good people around him that helped him. Adam would like to pay it back and help others.