The latest news from and about MAYA

POPCity Features MakerSwarm, a DIY Tool for Making Apps

Nov 01 2013

Always looking to the future, MAYA Design has tapped this concept with a product it’s calling MakerSwarm, a software kit that will allow everyone to cobble themselves some cool apps without ever writing a single line of code.

World Manufacturing Forum

Oct 23 2013

Mickey McManus will speak at a session about transformative technologies in manufacturing.

Mickey McManus
Chairman & Principal

MAYA Kicks Off Campaign to Create an Authoring Tool for the Internet of Everything

Oct 22 2013

MAYA’s first Kickstarter campaign aims to give everyone—from kids to techies—the power to create Internet of Things applications in a simple, visual environment.

Mickey McManus Talks Complexity with Design Mind

Oct 21 2013

In a massively connected world, MAYA’s CEO says “we need every brain on deck.”

Mickey McManus
Chairman & Principal

Design Research Conference at IIT

Oct 08 2013

MAYA’s Mickey McManus joins a distinguished group of professionals advancing the role of design research in innovation at IIT’s conference in Chicago.

Mickey McManus
Chairman & Principal

K-12 Video Gaming Conference

Oct 07 2013

Jon Larkin and Matt Casebeer spoke at a games and education conference at Propel Braddock Hills High School. The talk focused on what it means to be game designers who practice human centered design, a deep dive into fostering discovery and exploration, a history of Adventure Playgrounds, and a demo of MakerSwarm.

Jon Larkin
Game Designer & Engineer
Matthew Casebeer
Senior Game Designer & Senior Software Engineer

MakerSwarm featured in Popular Science

Aug 28 2013

MakerSwarm, a new authoring tool by MAYA Design, is like “a roll of duct tape for the Internet of Things.”

International Conference on Human Computer Interactions

Aug 24 2013

MAYA co-founder Pete Lucas is delivering a paper called “Designing for People in the Age of Trillions” at Saveetha University in Chennai, India.

Peter Lucas
Founding Principal

Healthcare in the Age of Trillions

Aug 16 2013

Mickey McManus is leading a Healthcare Innovation By Design webinar on the challenges and opportunities at the intersection of design, technology, and healthcare.

Mickey McManus
Chairman & Principal

Embrace the Bleeding Edge Without Getting Cut

Aug 13 2013

MAYA’s Paul Gould participated in a panel discussion hosted by the Kids+Creativity network to explore change management from the perspective of educators and design professionals.

Paul Gould
Senior Designer