Keynote speaker at the Danish Ambassadors residence in Finland

Danish Design Event in Helsinki

I was invited to present the development process of the Happaratus project to the representatives of leading Danish design companies and their Finnish partners. Photo credits to Maarit Halonen and text from the Danish Embassy in Finland

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Event: Design Diplomacy in Helsinki

A dialogue between Tauno Tarna and myself

.. A wonderful experience yesterday evening! I was invited to play a card game with Finnish design legend and lifetime achievement award winner Tauno Tarna at the Danish ambassadors residence in Helsinki. Photo credits

Guest speaker at Northmodern 2016

Guest speaker at Northmodern

I’ll be speaking about the innovation process of Happaratus at Northmodern the 20th of August at 11:30.

Northmodern is Scandinavia’s new innovative furniture and lifestyle trade show

Inspired by the Danish Modern movement and Copenhagen’s unique positioning as a top

Danish Design Awards winner

Danish design awards 2016

Proud winner of the »Young Talent« prize. Danish Design Award 2016. 

The jury says

“Morten Grønning Nielsen has with his project “Happaratus” made it possible to shape hard materials such as stone and wood with your hands. In

Milan Design week interview

Logotel Poetry Exhibition 2016. Milan Design Week

I was asked to briefly explain the Happaratus project when I was exhibiting at Logotel POETRY, Milan design week, 12-17 April 2016.

Watch the interview

Guest speaker at PD+I 2016

Guest speaker at PD+I

I’ll be speaking about the innovation process of Happaratus at PD+I the 19th of May at 10:30.

ABOUT: PD+I continues to grow and build further upon its stellar reputation as one of the world’s top industrial design events. Drawing in

See you at Milan Design Week

Salone del Mobile 2016

I will be exhibiting the Happaratus project in the POETRY exhibition at Milan design week, 12-17 April 2016. Come and have a chat with me if you plan to visit!

About the exhibition

What happens when poetry meets design?
When images of the

Danish Design Awards Nominee

Danish design awards 2016

Really excited to amongst the 4 »Young Talents« nominated for the Danish Design Award 2016!

The jury says

“Morten Grønning Nielsen has with his project “Happaratus” made it possible to shape hard materials such as stone

Meet me at Dubai Design Week

  15.10.2015   Groenning   Uncategorized   No comments

Dubai design week 2015

I will be exhibiting the Happaratus project in the Global Grad show at Dubai Design week, 26-31 October 2015. Come and have a chat with me if you plan to visit!

About the exhibition

Global Grad Show is

Exhibitor at Ljubljana Month of Design

Invio at Ljubljana Month of Design 2015

INVIO will be amongst the projects shown at the Ljubljana Month of Design – an annual festival  of know-how and creativity in design. It offers platform for a discourse focused on exploring the role of

Featured in Dezeen Mini Frontiers video interview

As part of the Dezeen & MINI Frotiers series, I explain my process and what value the Happaratus project could bring to future artisans.

Exhibition in Tokyo

  1.08.2015   Groenning   Design, News   No comments

Happaratus will be on show at AXIS Gallery in Tokyo between the 10th and 25th of August 2015.

Al-jezeera Interview

  10.06.2015   Groenning   News   No comments

Interview with Al-jazeera at the Imperial End of Year Show 2015. Watch the full interview here

Innovation Activism for Social Change

  2.04.2015   Groenning   Social   No comments

Research paper – Royal College of Art, London, 2015

Abstract: Design is often understood as a meaningful product or a system that provides a service. Design however, can also be used as a tool to make people change their behaviour, …

Heroin Antidote Autoinjector

  11.06.2014   Groenning   Design, Social   2 Comments

Project description

The main outcome of the project is a wearable heroin overdose detector, which can respond to an overdose by injecting the user with an opioid antidote called naloxone. The concept could be developed and integrated into current harm reduction strategies …