IDS Toronto - Interior Design Show

JANUARY 23-26, 2025

Metro Toronto Convention Centre North Building

Ranee Lee
Founder at DESIGNwith


Ranee Lee 郭恩琳 is an industrial designer and an Associate Professor of Industrial Design at OCAD University. She is the founder of DESIGNwith, a design lab for the democratization of design learnings in environmental and social sustainability. The lab is a partnership between Cadillac Fairview, OCAD University and CCLD in Regent Park. Prior to design academia, Ranee operated a design business manufacturing home products in both Canada and the Philippines. She holds an MA in Education from University of Toronto on participatory design framework, focusing her work in research-creation. Ranee is currently working on a SSHRC funded project on alternative economies in marginalized Canadian communities. 

Agenda Sessions

  • Circular Economy & Product Design