Sustainable Audio Tech for the future with Karoline Müller of Nomono

On this episode of the Conscious Design Podcast our host Ian speaks with Karoline, lead designer for Nomono. Nomono has created a podcast in a box system that takes full advantage of spacial audio and AI enhanced audio. Ian and Karoline talk about sustainability and Nomono’s approach to designing impactful, sustainable products. They also talk about the concept of “emotional durability” and how it can impact sustainability and design for the future, as well as its use in Nomono’s design approach.. Karoline walks us through what it takes to design a product, Nomono’s internal sustainability committee, and their long-term vision for the company. Listen to the episode today on your favorite podcast platform or YouTube.



  • 0:00 – Guest Intro
  • 8:10 – Designing a product
  • 16:07 – Sustainability Efforts
  • 23:20 – Subscribe!
  • 23:45 – Long Term
  • 36:49 – Guest Outro


About Karoline Müller and Nomono:

Karoline is an industrial designer and the design lead for the ecosystem at Nomono. Since joining in 2020, she has applied her versatile skill set to various design disciplines within the company. Passionate about sustainability, Karoline started up and led Nomono’s sustainability committee, showcasing her commitment to creating environmentally conscious design solutions. Her innovative thinking and dedication make her a valuable asset in shaping the future of design at Nomono.


Nomono is a Norwegian tech startup founded in 2019. They provide a smarter way to create audio content from recording to publishing. By combining spatial audio and intelligent processing, the hardware-software solution enables storytellers to provide immersive experiences with exceptional audibility for their listeners – all in a seamless user experience. Winner of the SXSW Innovation Award for audio in 2023, Nomono’s vision is to make voices heard by removing barriers between people and technology.

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Hosted by: Ian Peterman, CEO and founder of the Peterman Design Firm

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