Hsiao-Ying Lin completed her Master of Design (Industrial Design) at Swinburne University of Technology in 2004. When she came to study in Melbourne, Lin was already a successful industrial designer with nearly a decade of experience creating for the global market place, including stints at Nokia in Salo (2002) and Motorola in Beijing (2003).
Paper appeared in the catalogue for 'Pen to pixel: 100 years of design education at Swinburne', Chapel off Chapel, Prahran, Melbourne, Australia, 17 July-03 August 2008, curated by Nanette Carter, pp. 39-41
The Faculty of Design at Swinburne University of Technology presented an exhibition celebrating the work of outstanding designers and media practitioners. The exhibition was held in association with the 2008 Melbourne International Design Festival.