Jacob Sheahan is a PhD Candidate, Research Assistant for the Shaping Connections research program, and Sessional Lecturer in the School of Design at RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia. Trained as an Industrial Designer, his research practice focuses on the future of ageing, emerging technologies, and design for health and wellbeing. Utilising a design anthropology and interaction design skillset, he benefits from a socio-technical and project-grounded approach, innovating through collaborative and constructive methods.