Kai Xu

Digital Designer


As a Digital Designer at the National Innovation Centre for Aging’s Digitalizing Human Experience team, Kai is a techno-dexterous designer, holding a BA (Hons) and a PhD in Industrial Design, as well as an MA (Hons) in Multidisciplinary Innovation from Northumbria University.

Kai excels in creating interactive prototypes and developing both software and hardware products, adeptly applying multidisciplinary approaches to tackle complex challenges. At NICA, Kai leverages his expertise to improve the aging experience, combining technical skills with a profound understanding of human-centered design to foster meaningful innovations.

Our People

We deal with ageing and longevity. So we deal, first and foremost, with people - their relationship with society, the economy, politics and innovation. Our background is as diverse and holistic as the subject we deal with requires. This is us. Nice to meet you.