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Laka

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Katie Crepeau

(Architect, Writer and Consultant at Design Affects) Katie is an architect, writer and business consultant working with individuals and organizations to create financially sustainable and creatively rewarding careers. Her previous experiences include project management and delivery of adaptive reuse projects; volunteering on urban renewal installations; co-starting a community garden; building a social impact design firm; and running two blogs dedicated to impact design. Katie currently shares her research and thinking on DesignAffects.com and serves on the board of the architecture charity…
Laka
September 29, 2016
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Luka Piškorec

(Architect, Research at the ETH in Zürich, Digital Fabrication) Luka studied architecture at the University of Zagreb in Croatia and worked in architectural offices in Croatia and Switzerland. He continued his studies at the ETH in Zürich and received his Master of Science in Architecture (MSc ETH Arch) in 2011. Since 2011, he is working as a research assistant at the Chair for Architecture and Digital Fabrication at the ETH in Zürich. From 2011 to 2014, he was leading the…
Laka
August 25, 2016
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Lydia Kallipoliti

(Architect, Engineer, Educator, Researcher, Founder of EcoRedux and ANAcycle) Lydia Kallipoliti is an architect, engineer, writer and curator, currently an Assistant Professor of Architecture at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) and at RPI’s Center for Architecture, Science and Ecology (CASE) in New York. Her research on the intersection of cybernetic and ecological theories is presented in a variety of media including online digital platforms, lexicons, databases and archives, exhibitions and holographic animations, with the scope of engaging a wide audience in what she calls…
Laka
October 21, 2016
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Manuel Kretzer

(Architect, Researcher, Educator, visiting professor at the Braunschweig University of Art) Dr. Sc. ETH Zurich Manuel Kretzer is an architect, researcher and educator. He is currently visiting professor at the Braunschweig University of Art, leading and teaching the subject ‘Digital Crafting’. Manuel is the founder of the ‘materiability research network’, an educational platform that provides open access to cutting edge new material developments and technologies. He is also founding partner of ‘responsive design studio’ based in Cologne, a design office…
Laka
September 29, 2016
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Maria Aiolova

(Architect, Educator, LEED AP, Assoc. AIA) Co-Founder of Terreform ONE. Maria is an educator, architect and urban designer in New York City.  Her work is focused on the theory, science and application of ecological design. She is the founding Co-President of Terreform ONE.  In 2013, Maria was appointed Academic Director of Global Architecture and Design of CIEE (Council on International Educational Exchange). Presently, Maria chairs the ONE Lab NY School for Design and Science and the One Prize Design and…
Laka
August 10, 2016
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Marvin Bratke

(Architect, Designer, Co-founder of BART//BRATKE) Marvin Bratke is German architect and designer, currently based in Berlin. He has received his diploma in architecture with a special focus on mobility design top of the semester at Technical University of Munich in June 2011. His ongoing research and design ambitions are focused on emergent technologies in architecture and industrial design, the digital methodology relating both professions and their application in performance-orientated, mobile and ecological building systems. Following ten years of collaborative experience…
Laka
March 16, 2017
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Paul Clemens Bart

(Architect, Designer, Co-founder of BART//BRATKE) Paul Clemens Bart is a German architect and designer, currently based in London. He collected a wide choice of experience in multifaceted disciplines, working at Zaha Hadid Architects, LAVA Sydney and Berlin and as a fellow at the German Institute of Science and Technology, Singapore. In 2014 Paul co-founded the research design collaborative BART//BRATKE, following ten years of collaborative work.  Paul holds a diploma in architecture from Technical University of Munich and a MArch from…
Laka
April 2, 2017
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Matthias Haeusler

(Architect, Researcher, Educator, Entrepreneur, PhD SIAL/RMIT) Dr. M. Hank Haeusler Dipl.-Ing. (Fh) / PhD (SIAL/RMIT) is the Discipline Director of the Computational Design degree and Associate Professor in the Australian School of Architecture + Design at the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia. Haeusler is known as a researcher, educator, entrepreneur and designer in media architecture, digital technology, interaction design and ubiquitous computing and author of seven books; several book chapters and conference papers. He has taught and lectured in…
Laka
March 16, 2017
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Michał Piasecki

(Parametric designer, Entrepreneur, Co-founder of Tylko) Parametric designer and an entrepreneur fascinated by potential intersections of algorithmically generated design, distributed digital manufacturing and internet of things. He is a co-founder of Tylko, a start-up which is on a mission to digitize the furniture industry. It’s one of the world’s first solutions combining Augmented Reality, mass customisation and local digital manufacturing on demand. Michal teaches parametric design at School of Form and tutored numerous workshops. He graduated from Warsaw School of…
Laka
August 20, 2016
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Michał Stangel

(Eng. arch, PhD. Architect and Urbanist) Dr. Michał Stangel,  Vice-dean for Research at the Faculty of Architecture, Silesian University of Technology. Previously worked for EDAW on London 2012 Olympics masterplan, Nassau regeneration and Dubai Waterfront. As Fulbright visiting scholar at MIT partook in the Zaragoza Digital Mile project. Principal designer for over 40 urban design projects – masterplanning, regeneration and public spaces. Received 20 prizes in design competitions; including winning Krakow Nowa Huta of the Future. Member of the council…
Laka
August 22, 2016