UniversityRhode Island School of Design
Lead DesignerShao-Hsuan Hou
Prize(s)3rd Place in Outdoor And Exercise Equipment / Exercise Equipment
Entry Description

Whisperer is a bicycle helmet with the Vehicle to Vehicle (V2V) Communication technology which can communicate with the other V2V devices and remind the riders to avoid the dangerous situations. When Whisperer detect the potential dangerous situations, it will warn the rider by using its voice system in the helmet. On the other hand, Whisperer will deliver the warning messages to the other vehicles on the road, if it detect any dangerous situation may happen.


Shao-Hsuan Hou
was born in Taiwan, graduated from Rhode Island School of Design(RISD) with a Master of Industrial Design degree, and from National Chiao Tung University(NCTU) with a Master of Science degree in Display Institute. He is addicted to finding insights through user experience design and human-centered design, and to merging different aspects and fields to create an innovative design.