Vladimir Kharaz joined ID faculty in 2011 to share in-depth practical knowledge of product design, materials, and technology gained over past 20 years of practice. His design and development career spans several categories that include soft goods, housewares, and industrial equipment. 

With hundreds of unique products in the marketplace and a track record of award-winning designs he can help bridge the gap between research based outlines and feasible manufacturable products. 

Vlad is passionate about innovative products that make positive difference for those that use them.