Nimrah Syed

Nimrah Syed
IMA Resident Research Fellow

Nimrah Syed is a multimedia designer and research practitioner. She has work experience for more than eight years in the creative sector with a background in design and management. Her curiosity to understand the changing dynamics of our lifestyles led her to focus on interactive technology and design research. As a recent graduate from OCAD University, her practice focuses on designing strategies for social challenges through design thinking.


  • MDes, Digital Futures, Ontario College of Art & Design University, 2017
  • BDes, Fashion Design, Pakistan Institute of Fashion & Design, 2009

Research Interests

  • Design Research
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Theory of Digital & New Media


  • English
  • Urdu
  • French (Relearning basics)