Jeremy guides students and executives to prototype better experiences.
Jeremy Alexis is a Senior Lecturer at the IIT Institute of Design. He directs the IPRO program on technological innovation and entrepreneurship, and he manages the Idea Shop, IIT’s center for team collaboration and digital+physical prototyping.
As faculty lead for the Institute of Design’s executive education practice, Jeremy designs and leads workshops that help companies envision and implement new products, services, business models, and retail environments. Recently, Jeremy has worked on research projects for Anheuser-Busch/Inbev, Goodyear, Yahoo, Nestlé Purina, University of Chicago Booth School of Business, Hyatt, Mayo Clinic, and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
As academic director of the IPRO Program, Jeremy transforms the IPRO experience using insights derived from a range of constituencies: students, alumni, faculty, deans and university leadership, sponsoring organizations and community partners. His strategy serves a range of stakeholder needs and motivations, aligning faculty across all of the colleges of Illinois Institute of Technology, to craft memorable multidisciplinary team experiences for all IIT undergraduates.
Jeremy previously served as a project leader at Gravity Tank and Doblin.
An avid sailor, Jeremy races his FT 10 in Chicago during the summer and Atlanta in fall and spring.